Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 809 801
Rank change year-on-year +42 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 122 77 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.073% 0.090%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 56 72
UK median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £335 £292 £277
90th Percentile £625 £519 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +10.67% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £26.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.87% -19.70% -65.71%
10th Percentile £18.50 £20.35 £31.80
90th Percentile £22.25 £27.25 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -28.30% -19.70% -65.71%

PowerPivot is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22546 23891 26754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.08% 22.61% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15400 15864 17620
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 369 402
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +19.59%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.03 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

PowerPivot
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PowerPivot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PowerPivot in the UK

PowerPivot
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

PowerPivot
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerPivot over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerPivot in the UK

PowerPivot
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

PowerPivot
Top 15 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 104 £460 +22.67% 6
London +24 71 £500 +23.08% 4
UK excluding London +47 50 £415 +10.67% 3
South East +19 12 £388 -8.82% 1
Scotland +9 11 £425 +183.33%
Midlands +26 10 £450 +33.33%
North of England +64 9 £450 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +42 8 £450 +14.29%
North West +31 6 £450 - 1
Wales - 6 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +16 2 £375 -
East Midlands 0 2 £425 +25.93%
East of England -18 2 £325 -
South West +6 1 £375 +9.49%
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 102 (83.61%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (75.41%) Microsoft
3 85 (69.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (68.85%) SQL
5 77 (63.11%) Power BI
6 69 (56.56%) SQL Server
7 55 (45.08%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (43.44%) ETL
9 50 (40.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 49 (40.16%) Microsoft Excel
11 48 (39.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 43 (35.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
13 41 (33.61%) MDX
14 34 (27.87%) Finance
15 29 (23.77%) Data Modelling
15 29 (23.77%) Visualisation
16 26 (21.31%) Tableau
16 26 (21.31%) Kimball Methodology
17 25 (20.49%) SharePoint
18 23 (18.85%) Microsoft Power View
19 21 (17.21%) Dimensional Modelling
20 20 (16.39%) Banking
21 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (15.57%) OLAP
21 19 (15.57%) Data Visualisation
22 18 (14.75%) Analytics
22 18 (14.75%) VBA
22 18 (14.75%) Legal
23 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills

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 25 (20.49%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.92%) SAS
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (40.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (10.66%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.64%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (69.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 77 (63.11%) Power BI
3 69 (56.56%) SQL Server
4 55 (45.08%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (40.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (35.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (18.85%) Microsoft Power View
8 19 (15.57%) OLAP
9 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (10.66%) QlikView
10 13 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (10.66%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (6.56%) OLAP Cube
13 7 (5.74%) Big Data
13 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
14 6 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
14 6 (4.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.28%) Subversion
3 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (27.87%) Finance
2 20 (16.39%) Banking
3 18 (14.75%) Legal
4 8 (6.56%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.92%) Law
5 6 (4.92%) Publishing
6 4 (3.28%) Retail
7 2 (1.64%) International Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Advertising
8 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.82%) Front Office
8 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (61.48%) Developer
2 66 (54.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 36 (29.51%) Analyst
4 24 (19.67%) Business Developer
5 20 (16.39%) Data Analyst
6 12 (9.84%) SQL Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Power BI Developer
7 10 (8.20%) SQL BI Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 9 (7.38%) Consultant
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.38%) SSAS Developer
9 8 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (6.56%) SSIS Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Power BI Consultant
10 7 (5.74%) SSRS Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.61%) MDX
2 10 (8.20%) COM
3 8 (6.56%) D3.js
4 5 (4.10%) .NET
5 4 (3.28%) Web Services
6 3 (2.46%) Spring
6 3 (2.46%) XML
7 1 (0.82%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.56%) Hedge funds
2 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.28%) Reinsurance
4 3 (2.46%) Equities
4 3 (2.46%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.64%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.64%) NHS
6 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.82%) FMCG
6 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.82%) iPad
6 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.82%) Social Network
6 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) Windows
1 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (83.61%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (43.44%) ETL
3 29 (23.77%) Data Modelling
3 29 (23.77%) Visualisation
4 26 (21.31%) Kimball Methodology
5 21 (17.21%) Dimensional Modelling
6 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.57%) Data Visualisation
7 18 (14.75%) Analytics
8 16 (13.11%) Logical Data Model
8 16 (13.11%) Physical Data Model
9 11 (9.02%) Information Governance
9 11 (9.02%) Migration
10 10 (8.20%) Dashboard Development
10 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.38%) Complex ETL
11 9 (7.38%) Data Management
12 8 (6.56%) Data Integration
12 8 (6.56%) Statistics
13 6 (4.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.85%) SQL
2 48 (39.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
4 18 (14.75%) VBA
5 16 (13.11%) C#
6 13 (10.66%) R
7 10 (8.20%) Python
8 9 (7.38%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.28%) Java
11 3 (2.46%) Perl
11 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.28%) QA
3 3 (2.46%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 92 (75.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.31%) Tableau
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle
4 2 (1.64%) Cognos
4 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.64%) SAP
4 2 (1.64%) Teradata
5 1 (0.82%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.82%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.82%) Twitter