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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 111 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.039% 0.097%
As % of the Applications category 1.29% 0.26% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£331 £190 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.34% -30.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £250 £285
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £96.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-65.71% +167.36%
PowerPivot
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
309 385 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.52% 15.06% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 168 125
Average daily rate £300 £300 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £152 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 59 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.68 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.83% +10.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £9.68 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £35.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

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
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 4 September 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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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
Solihull - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Shropshire - 1 £288 -
PowerPivot
England

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (50.00%) QlikView
6 4 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (40.00%) Master Data Management
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) Netezza
6 4 (40.00%) MDX
6 4 (40.00%) IBM
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) Data Management
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (10.00%) Finance
9 1 (10.00%) Advertising

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) QlikView
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) MOLAP
6 1 (10.00%) ROLAP
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (10.00%) HOLAP
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Exploitation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Netezza
2 4 (40.00%) IBM