The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Power Pivot
England / South West
Rank 133 136 145
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.078% 0.035% 0.065%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £180 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £390 £400
% change year-on-year -18.58% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - -

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 South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 450 604 704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.62% 21.07% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 435 506
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -35.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £15.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.90 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +1.53%  

PowerPivot
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

PowerPivot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerPivot in the South West

PowerPivot
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerPivot in the South West

PowerPivot
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 1 £160 -
Somerset - 1 £200 -
PowerPivot
England

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South West region with a requirement for PowerPivot.

1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) PerformancePoint
6 6 (50.00%) C#
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
8 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) Workflow
8 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (25.00%) Power BI
9 3 (25.00%) .NET
9 3 (25.00%) XML
10 2 (16.67%) MCSD
10 2 (16.67%) MCSE
10 2 (16.67%) MCSA
10 2 (16.67%) MCDBA
10 2 (16.67%) VB.NET

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (58.33%) PerformancePoint
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) Power BI
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Report Writer
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SSRS Report Writer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCDBA
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCPD
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle