Period
to 3 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Power Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 3 July 2020 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 Platform
London > Central London
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 106 157
Rank change year-on-year +36 +51 +34
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 99 220 152
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 2.98% 2.54% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.05% 7.63% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 165 122
Median daily rate £450 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70% +0.54%
10th Percentile £344 £350 £326
90th Percentile £610 £611 £588
London median daily rate £450 £475 £465
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £22.00
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -2.00% +16.28%

Power Platform is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,094 2,882 2,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 32.98% 33.29% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 2,276 1,952
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £326
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +6.25% -5.46%
10th Percentile £19.00 £17.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £58.25 £37.58 £34.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -2.00% +17.37%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Central London

Power Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Power Platform in Central London

Power Platform
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Central London over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Power Platform in Central London

Power Platform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Power Platform in Central London

Power Platform
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Central London region over the 6 months to 3 July 2020. 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
City of London +39 83 £452 -4.84% 31
City of Westminster +28 1 £325 -29.73%
Power Platform
London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Power Platform 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 Central London region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 95 (95.96%) Power BI
2 81 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (53.54%) SQL
4 33 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 31 (31.31%) Azure
6 29 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (29.29%) SQL Server
7 28 (28.28%) Visualisation
8 23 (23.23%) Tableau
8 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
10 21 (21.21%) Analytics
11 19 (19.19%) Finance
12 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (17.17%) C#
13 17 (17.17%) DevOps
14 16 (16.16%) T-SQL
14 16 (16.16%) ETL
15 15 (15.15%) Data Modelling
15 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (13.13%) Python
17 12 (12.12%) Java
18 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (9.09%) .NET
19 9 (9.09%) SAS
19 9 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
19 9 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
20 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
20 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.09%) SAS
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.01%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.01%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.03%) SPSS
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.01%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (31.31%) Azure
2 7 (7.07%) Azure Data Factory
2 7 (7.07%) PowerApps
3 4 (4.04%) Logic Apps
4 3 (3.03%) AWS
4 3 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.03%) Office 365
4 3 (3.03%) Power Automate
5 2 (2.02%) GCP
5 2 (2.02%) GitHub
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.01%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.01%) IaaS
6 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.01%) PaaS
6 1 (1.01%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (95.96%) Power BI
2 29 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (29.29%) SQL Server
3 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (6.06%) Data Lake
8 5 (5.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.05%) OLAP
8 5 (5.05%) SAS EBI
9 4 (4.04%) Big Data
9 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.04%) QlikView
9 4 (4.04%) Spotfire
9 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (3.03%) Base SAS
10 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.02%) GitLab
3 2 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) JIRA
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Banking
2 7 (7.07%) Marketing
3 5 (5.05%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.04%) Law
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Front Office
5 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 2 (2.02%) Local Government
7 1 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (42.42%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Data Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) SQL Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Consultant
6 6 (6.06%) Power BI Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.04%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.04%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Product Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) .NET
2 6 (6.06%) XML
3 5 (5.05%) Node.js
4 4 (4.04%) .NET Core
4 4 (4.04%) Web Services
5 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.03%) MDX
5 3 (3.03%) REST
5 3 (3.03%) SOAP
5 3 (3.03%) Vue.js
6 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.02%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.02%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.02%) JSON
6 2 (2.02%) Middleware
6 2 (2.02%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (2.02%) React
6 2 (2.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.04%) User Experience
4 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.02%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
5 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
6 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.01%) Social Media
6 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Unix
2 4 (4.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Solaris
3 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (28.28%) Visualisation
3 21 (21.21%) Analytics
4 17 (17.17%) DevOps
5 16 (16.16%) ETL
6 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (15.15%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.08%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (7.07%) Data Science
10 6 (6.06%) Data Analytics
10 6 (6.06%) Decision-Making
10 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.06%) Scrum
11 5 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.05%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (5.05%) Data Engineering
11 5 (5.05%) Data Management
11 5 (5.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) SQL
2 17 (17.17%) C#
3 16 (16.16%) T-SQL
4 13 (13.13%) Python
5 12 (12.12%) Java
6 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.07%) R
8 6 (6.06%) VBA
9 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (3.03%) SAS Macro
11 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.02%) Perl
12 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.02%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.02%) VB
13 1 (1.01%) MUMPS
13 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ACCA
3 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.01%) CIMA
3 1 (1.01%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.01%) MCITP
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.01%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Grafana
1 2 (2.02%) Kibana
2 1 (1.01%) Control-M
2 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) Oozie
2 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.23%) Tableau
3 5 (5.05%) Alteryx
3 5 (5.05%) SAP
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle
5 3 (3.03%) Databricks
6 2 (2.02%) Aderant
6 2 (2.02%) iManage
6 2 (2.02%) Intapp
6 2 (2.02%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe
7 1 (1.01%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.01%) Cognos
7 1 (1.01%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.01%) MapR
7 1 (1.01%) Nintex
7 1 (1.01%) Sybase
7 1 (1.01%) Talend
7 1 (1.01%) UiPath