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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 515 547 534
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 78 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.092% 0.062%
As % of the Applications category 1.14% 0.71% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 34 23
Average daily rate
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£400 £358 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £208 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £393 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +22.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -

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
6821 7366 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 13.07% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3723 3855 3248
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 684 736
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.99 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £42.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

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 17 April 2015.

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
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 17 April 2015. 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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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 +20 76 £400 +11.88% 23
London +11 43 £394 +10.13% 9
City of London +33 19 £419 +17.95% 3
North West - 13 £435 - 2
South East -20 8 £433 -6.48% 9
West Midlands - 8 £425 -
Surrey +7 5 £440 +35.38% 2
South West +2 3 £333 +66.25%
Birmingham - 3 £425 -
Manchester - 3 £450 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Wiltshire +7 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
Cirencester - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Malmesbury - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 5
Rochester - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 2
Uxbridge - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 88 (70.97%) SQL
1 88 (70.97%) Business Intelligence
2 81 (65.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 77 (62.10%) SQL Server
4 70 (56.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 69 (55.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (43.55%) SharePoint
7 52 (41.94%) ETL
8 49 (39.52%) Microsoft Power View
9 47 (37.90%) Data Warehouse
10 46 (37.10%) T-SQL
10 46 (37.10%) Microsoft
11 38 (30.65%) MS Excel
12 37 (29.84%) MDX
13 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (20.97%) OLAP
15 25 (20.16%) Data Modelling
16 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (17.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (15.32%) C#
19 18 (14.52%) .NET
19 18 (14.52%) Finance
20 17 (13.71%) SharePoint 2013
20 17 (13.71%) Kimball Methodology
20 17 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
21 14 (11.29%) Data Management
22 13 (10.48%) Visual Studio
22 13 (10.48%) Data Quality
22 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 54 (43.55%) SharePoint
2 17 (13.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.61%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) Lync
Applications
1 38 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) SPSS
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.42%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.61%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.81%) FRx
4 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Office 365
2 3 (2.42%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.61%) IaaS
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) SAN
2 2 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (65.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 77 (62.10%) SQL Server
3 70 (56.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 69 (55.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (39.52%) Microsoft Power View
6 47 (37.90%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (20.97%) OLAP
8 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (8.87%) PerformancePoint
12 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
12 10 (8.06%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (4.84%) QlikView
13 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
14 5 (4.03%) Star Schema
14 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 4 (3.23%) MOLAP
15 4 (3.23%) OLTP
15 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.61%) ERwin
4 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Retail
3 9 (7.26%) Advertising
4 7 (5.65%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Front Office
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (59.68%) Developer
2 41 (33.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 40 (32.26%) Analyst
4 17 (13.71%) SQL Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Data Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Consultant
7 9 (7.26%) Architect
7 9 (7.26%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Business Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (5.65%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Excel Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Information Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) ETL Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.03%) NHS Information Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.84%) MDX
2 18 (14.52%) .NET
3 10 (8.06%) XML
4 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.65%) CSS
6 5 (4.03%) WCF
6 5 (4.03%) jQuery
7 4 (3.23%) REST
7 4 (3.23%) HTML
7 4 (3.23%) Web Services
8 2 (1.61%) Highcharts JS
9 1 (0.81%) XSL
9 1 (0.81%) ODBC
9 1 (0.81%) Ajax
9 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.26%) NHS
4 7 (5.65%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.23%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.42%) Equities
7 3 (2.42%) Replication
7 3 (2.42%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.42%) Statistics
7 3 (2.42%) User Experience
8 2 (1.61%) Clustering
8 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.61%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.61%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.81%) FMCG
9 1 (0.81%) Social Network
9 1 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (70.97%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (41.94%) ETL
3 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.16%) Data Modelling
5 17 (13.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 14 (11.29%) Data Management
7 12 (9.68%) Analytics
7 12 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (8.87%) Master Data Management
9 9 (7.26%) Migration
10 6 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.84%) Scrum
10 6 (4.84%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.84%) Data Mapping
11 5 (4.03%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (4.03%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (3.23%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.23%) Data Protection
12 4 (3.23%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.23%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 88 (70.97%) SQL
2 46 (37.10%) T-SQL
3 22 (17.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 19 (15.32%) C#
5 10 (8.06%) VBA
6 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.03%) C
8 4 (3.23%) Perl
9 3 (2.42%) VBScript
9 3 (2.42%) Java
9 3 (2.42%) XPath
10 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.61%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) R
11 1 (0.81%) X++
11 1 (0.81%) Python
11 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 46 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Tableau
3 4 (3.23%) Teradata
3 4 (3.23%) SAP
3 4 (3.23%) Cognos
3 4 (3.23%) IBM
4 3 (2.42%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle
4 3 (2.42%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.42%) Informatica
4 3 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.42%) Google
5 2 (1.61%) Netezza
5 2 (1.61%) Facebook
5 2 (1.61%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.61%) Alias
5 2 (1.61%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.61%) Sun
5 2 (1.61%) Nintex
6 1 (0.81%) TARGIT
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