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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Power Pivot
Rank 124 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.50% 0.094%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 2.52% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate £255 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-58.33% -
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
646 437 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.89% 20.04% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 254 250
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +63.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Coventry -10 1 £255 -32.00% 1
PowerPivot
England

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) MDX
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) Power BI
6 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Power View
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (14.29%) OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft