The table below looks at the statistics for PowerPivot skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 560 512 565
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +53
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 51 71 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.13% 0.040%
As % of the Applications category 0.70% 1.05% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 10
Average daily rate
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£355 £315 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £184 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £285 £675
% change year-on-year
-5.70% -57.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £96.25 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £96.25 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+167.36% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7273 6744 7485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 12.62% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4067 3684 3884
Average daily rate £338 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 663 786
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

PowerPivot
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

PowerPivot Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerPivot
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK.

PowerPivot Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PowerPivot
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

PowerPivot Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerPivot
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 49 £355 +12.69% 18
London +24 33 £375 +12.78% 10
City of London +42 15 £400 +25.00% 5
South East -22 3 £450 +106.89% 4
East of England -29 3 £165 -60.71%
Surrey -1 2 £450 -14.28% 3
North West -6 2 £269 -18.18% 4
West Midlands -18 2 £245 -10.90%
Reading -9 1 - -
Berkshire -10 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £288 - 3
Bolton - 1 £288 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Derby - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Woking - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerPivot also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerPivot.

1 77 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (67.27%) SQL
3 66 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (58.18%) SQL Server
5 56 (50.91%) SharePoint
6 55 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (46.36%) Microsoft
8 45 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
10 41 (37.27%) MDX
11 38 (34.55%) PerformancePoint
12 33 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 28 (25.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (21.82%) ETL
15 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
16 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
17 17 (15.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 16 (14.55%) SharePoint 2010
18 16 (14.55%) OLAP
19 13 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (11.82%) Business Analysis
19 13 (11.82%) Visual Studio
19 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
19 13 (11.82%) QlikView
20 12 (10.91%) Analytics
20 12 (10.91%) ProClarity
20 12 (10.91%) Finance
21 10 (9.09%) Marketing

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerPivot also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerPivot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (50.91%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.73%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 64 (58.18%) SQL Server
3 55 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 44 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (34.55%) PerformancePoint
7 28 (25.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (14.55%) OLAP
11 13 (11.82%) QlikView
12 12 (10.91%) ProClarity
13 8 (7.27%) Star Schema
13 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
14 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
16 3 (2.73%) Data Mining
16 3 (2.73%) DataStage
16 3 (2.73%) IBM InfoSphere
17 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.82%) Subversion
3 2 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Marketing
3 7 (6.36%) Advertising
3 7 (6.36%) Billing
4 3 (2.73%) Games
4 3 (2.73%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.82%) Local Government
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (56.36%) Developer
2 36 (32.73%) Analyst
3 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 12 (10.91%) Data Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Consultant
6 10 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Report Analyst
8 8 (7.27%) Business Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Excel Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) Information Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Report Developer
13 3 (2.73%) Database Developer
13 3 (2.73%) Developer Analyst
14 2 (1.82%) VBA Developer
14 2 (1.82%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.27%) MDX
2 6 (5.45%) XML
3 5 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (1.82%) CSS
4 2 (1.82%) Web Services
4 2 (1.82%) HTML
5 1 (0.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.45%) NHS
3 4 (3.64%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.73%) Online Games
5 2 (1.82%) Open Source
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.91%) Windows
1 1 (0.91%) Linux
1 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (21.82%) ETL
3 20 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
4 13 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.82%) Business Analysis
5 12 (10.91%) Analytics
6 9 (8.18%) Data Management
7 8 (7.27%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (6.36%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.36%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.45%) Inmon Methodology
9 6 (5.45%) BPMN
9 6 (5.45%) Workflow
9 6 (5.45%) UML
10 5 (4.55%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) Data Governance
11 4 (3.64%) Master Data Management
12 3 (2.73%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.27%) SQL
2 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
2 17 (15.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 9 (8.18%) VBA
4 5 (4.55%) C
5 4 (3.64%) C#
5 4 (3.64%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.73%) C++
6 3 (2.73%) Java
6 3 (2.73%) Perl
7 2 (1.82%) Python
7 2 (1.82%) XPath
8 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.91%) VBScript
8 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Degree
1 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (5.45%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 51 (46.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Informatica
3 8 (7.27%) Business Objects
3 8 (7.27%) Tableau
4 7 (6.36%) Ab Initio
5 6 (5.45%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 6 (5.45%) Actuate
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle
6 4 (3.64%) IBM
6 4 (3.64%) Cognos
7 3 (2.73%) Trillium
7 3 (2.73%) Teradata
7 3 (2.73%) DataFlux
7 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.73%) Datanomic
8 2 (1.82%) Dundas
8 2 (1.82%) Cadence
9 1 (0.91%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) SAP
9 1 (0.91%) Hyperion
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