The first table below looks at the demand for PowerPivot skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 103 106 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.051% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 3.09% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
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£300 £388 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -44.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £388 £688
% change year-on-year
-25.80% -43.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
388 286 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.95% 14.50% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 123 143
Average daily rate £300 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £112 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 31 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £27.55 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
PowerPivot
England

PowerPivot
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerPivot Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerPivot across the West Midlands region.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerPivot across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PowerPivot
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Birmingham -4 2 £256 -33.87%
Staffordshire - 2 £175 -
Worcestershire - 1 £190 -
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England

PowerPivot
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (75.00%) MDX
3 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (58.33%) PerformancePoint
4 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Local Government
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) NHS
7 1 (8.33%) ETL

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (58.33%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Report Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Report Writer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft