The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PowerPivot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Power Pivot
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 163 187
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24  
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 9 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.059% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.25% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 17
Median daily rate £500 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £355 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £395 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £27.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.62% -18.18%  

PowerPivot is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 849 816 1489
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.00% 24.12% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 652 1187
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.27% -40.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

PowerPivot
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PowerPivot as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerPivot in the City of London

PowerPivot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerPivot in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerPivot in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PowerPivot.

1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (50.00%) MDX
5 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (50.00%) Power BI
6 3 (30.00%) Reinsurance
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) R
6 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Statistics
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (10.00%) Analytics
8 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
8 1 (10.00%) Informatics
8 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

PowerPivot
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) Power BI
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (10.00%) Informatics
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (30.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau