The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 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
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 556 612 551
Rank change year-on-year +56 -61  
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 46 31 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.058% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.26% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 71
Median daily rate £455 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -18.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.00 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.23 £33.70
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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10524 11744 13206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.48% 21.82% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6884 7958 8635
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 193 187
Median hourly rate £31.25 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +10.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

PowerPivot
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerPivot in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerPivot over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerPivot in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerPivot in the UK

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Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England +44 43 £455 +30.00% 9
London +20 28 £513 +7.89% 4
South East +15 12 £150 -64.70% 1
City of London +5 9 £500 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £150 -
Berkshire +21 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Marlow - 3 £150 -
Reading +15 2 £408 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands +15 1 £450 +38.46%
South West +4 1 £375 +15.38%
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for PowerPivot.

1 48 (75.00%) SQL
2 47 (73.44%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
4 38 (59.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (53.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
6 31 (48.44%) Power BI
7 22 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
11 17 (26.56%) Analytics
12 16 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 15 (23.44%) Data Analysis
13 15 (23.44%) Visualisation
14 14 (21.88%) Data Visualisation
14 14 (21.88%) OLAP
14 14 (21.88%) VBA
14 14 (21.88%) ETL
14 14 (21.88%) Dashboard Development
15 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
16 12 (18.75%) MDX
17 11 (17.19%) Data Extraction
17 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (15.63%) Finance
19 9 (14.06%) Dimensional Modelling
19 9 (14.06%) R
19 9 (14.06%) Kimball Methodology

PowerPivot
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (53.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (48.44%) Power BI
2 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
3 22 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (21.88%) OLAP
7 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Power View
8 7 (10.94%) QlikView
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (6.25%) Apache Hive
10 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
10 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
11 3 (4.69%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
12 2 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Legal
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Analyst
2 24 (37.50%) Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 17 (26.56%) Data Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Excel Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Power BI Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Report Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Business Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.25%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 3 (4.69%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Consultant
11 3 (4.69%) Insight Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Insurance Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Power BI Consultant
11 3 (4.69%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) MDX
2 7 (10.94%) D3.js
3 3 (4.69%) COM
4 2 (3.13%) .NET
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) WinForms
5 1 (1.56%) WPF
5 1 (1.56%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Hedge funds
3 5 (7.81%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.69%) NHS
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (26.56%) Analytics
3 15 (23.44%) Data Analysis
3 15 (23.44%) Visualisation
4 14 (21.88%) Dashboard Development
4 14 (21.88%) Data Visualisation
4 14 (21.88%) ETL
5 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
6 11 (17.19%) Data Extraction
7 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.06%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (14.06%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (10.94%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (10.94%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (6.25%) Statistics
11 3 (4.69%) Actionable Insight
11 3 (4.69%) Customer Insight
11 3 (4.69%) Data Mapping
11 3 (4.69%) Migration
12 2 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
3 16 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 14 (21.88%) VBA
5 9 (14.06%) R
6 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.25%) Python
8 3 (4.69%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) Data Quality
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Tableau
3 3 (4.69%) Minitab
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.56%) Teradata
4 1 (1.56%) Workday