The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Power Pivot
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.19% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £460
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+142.18% -
PowerPivot
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
680 620 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.51% 23.15% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 378 306
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.80 £51.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 Database & Business Intelligence 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) MDX
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft