Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 23 August 2019 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 BI
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 109 138
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 +20
Contract jobs citing Power BI 78 59 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.86% 1.51% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.04% 8.42% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 7
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +15.63% -11.11%
10th Percentile £374 £325 £334
90th Percentile £700 £625 £465
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 - -

Power BI 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 advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 648 701 757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.48% 17.93% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 408 424
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £320 £300
90th Percentile £585 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £408
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.36% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 31
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.25 £44.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.92% +368.42% -
10th Percentile £25.13 £10.85 £9.25
90th Percentile £78.13 £60.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £19.66
% change year-on-year +18.75% +103.46% -44.62%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Berkshire

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Power BI in Berkshire

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Berkshire

Power BI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Power BI in Berkshire

Power BI
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Power BI in Berkshire

Power BI
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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
Reading -3 34 £550 - 10
Bracknell - 9 £450 - 2
Maidenhead - 5 £463 - 2
Wokingham 0 2 £375 +7.14%
Windsor - 2 £450 - 2
Newbury - 2 £475 - 1
Slough -2 1 £363 -13.43% 1
Power BI
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Power BI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 78 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 72 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (58.97%) Azure
4 42 (53.85%) SQL
5 41 (52.56%) Microsoft
6 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (38.46%) Data Lake
8 29 (37.18%) DevOps
9 28 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (34.62%) Data Modelling
11 26 (33.33%) Analytics
12 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (24.36%) Management Information System
14 18 (23.08%) PaaS
14 18 (23.08%) Machine Learning
15 17 (21.79%) PowerShell
16 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
16 16 (20.51%) IaaS
17 15 (19.23%) SaaS
17 15 (19.23%) Databricks
17 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
18 14 (17.95%) Data Science
18 14 (17.95%) Logical Data Model
19 13 (16.67%) HDInsight
19 13 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
19 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
19 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 12 (15.38%) Information Management
20 12 (15.38%) Data Mart
20 12 (15.38%) Data Integration

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 78 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 46 (58.97%) Azure
3 18 (23.08%) PaaS
4 16 (20.51%) IaaS
5 15 (19.23%) SaaS
6 12 (15.38%) iPaaS
6 12 (15.38%) Serverless
7 6 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (6.41%) Office 365
8 5 (6.41%) OneDrive
8 5 (6.41%) Yammer
9 1 (1.28%) AWS
9 1 (1.28%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (1.28%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.28%) GCP
9 1 (1.28%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (38.46%) Data Lake
3 28 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
4 13 (16.67%) HDInsight
4 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (15.38%) Data Mart
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.97%) Big Data
7 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.85%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (3.85%) SSDT
9 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.28%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) ProC
3 1 (1.28%) PVCS
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
1 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Architect
2 14 (17.95%) Developer
3 12 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Integration Architect
4 10 (12.82%) Azure Architect
4 10 (12.82%) Azure Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) Azure DevOps
5 9 (11.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Power BI Consultant
7 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.69%) Power BI Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Office 365 Architect
10 4 (5.13%) Lead Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) REST
1 12 (15.38%) SOAP
2 7 (8.97%) JSON
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) Keras
3 1 (1.28%) NumPy
3 1 (1.28%) Pandas
3 1 (1.28%) PySpark
3 1 (1.28%) RSS
3 1 (1.28%) Swagger
3 1 (1.28%) TensorFlow
3 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.97%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.13%) VMS
5 1 (1.28%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (37.18%) DevOps
3 27 (34.62%) Data Modelling
4 26 (33.33%) Analytics
5 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (23.08%) Machine Learning
7 14 (17.95%) Data Science
7 14 (17.95%) Logical Data Model
8 12 (15.38%) API Design
8 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 12 (15.38%) Data Governance
8 12 (15.38%) Data Integration
8 12 (15.38%) Data Stewardship
8 12 (15.38%) High Availability
8 12 (15.38%) Information Management
8 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
8 12 (15.38%) Master Data Management
8 12 (15.38%) Quality Management
9 11 (14.10%) Scrum
9 11 (14.10%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 17 (21.79%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.69%) Python
4 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.13%) VBA
6 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.56%) R
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) Degree
3 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ACCA
5 1 (1.28%) CIMA
5 1 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.28%) OCP
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (52.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Databricks
3 10 (12.82%) Tableau
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Veeam
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) Informatica