Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 29 November 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 BI
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 82 136
Rank change year-on-year +22 +54 +41
Contract jobs citing Power BI 66 158 129
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.39% 2.74% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.92% 11.05% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 126 107
Median daily rate £475 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +15.56% -2.44%
10th Percentile £320 £400 £317
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £459
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.99% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.92 -
Central London median hourly rate - £22.33 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 474 1,430 1,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.36% 24.84% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 1,130 1,433
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £345 £388 £373
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £525
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.17 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.83% +6.19% +27.27%
10th Percentile £20.80 £21.19 £19.50
90th Percentile £38.85 £91.90 £42.19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the City of London

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power BI in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Power BI in the City of London

Power BI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power BI in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Power BI in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Power BI in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Power BI in the City of London

Power BI
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 29 November 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
Moorgate +17 2 £475 -
Power BI
Central London

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 66 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 57 (86.36%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (68.18%) SQL
4 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 36 (54.55%) Azure
6 27 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (33.33%) Finance
8 17 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (24.24%) Data Modelling
9 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (24.24%) Analytics
10 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (19.70%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (18.18%) Tableau
12 12 (18.18%) DevOps
13 11 (16.67%) Data Analysis
13 11 (16.67%) ETL
13 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.15%) Azure Data Factory
14 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
14 10 (15.15%) C#
14 10 (15.15%) Python
15 9 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
16 8 (12.12%) Data Lake
16 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
16 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
18 6 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
18 6 (9.09%) PowerApps

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.03%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 66 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 36 (54.55%) Azure
3 10 (15.15%) Azure Data Factory
4 9 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (9.09%) AWS
5 6 (9.09%) Power Automate
5 6 (9.09%) PowerApps
6 5 (7.58%) Office 365
7 4 (6.06%) IaaS
8 2 (3.03%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (3.03%) GCP
8 2 (3.03%) GitHub
8 2 (3.03%) Logic Apps
9 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (19.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (18.18%) Tableau
6 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.12%) Data Lake
8 4 (6.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.06%) Big Data
9 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.55%) PowerPivot
9 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (3.03%) DB2
10 2 (3.03%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Front Office
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.03%) Electronics
5 2 (3.03%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Local Government
6 1 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.52%) International Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) Power BI Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Data Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Power BI Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (4.55%) SSAS Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Analytics Developer
8 2 (3.03%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (3.03%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) MDX
2 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) XML
3 3 (4.55%) React
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) JSON
4 2 (3.03%) Node.js
4 2 (3.03%) RESTful
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.52%) COM
5 1 (1.52%) DCOM
5 1 (1.52%) Django
5 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.52%) HTML
5 1 (1.52%) LDAP
5 1 (1.52%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.52%) REST
5 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.58%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.03%) AS400
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) iSeries
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Unix
2 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Solaris
3 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (86.36%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (24.24%) Analytics
2 16 (24.24%) Data Modelling
3 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.18%) DevOps
5 11 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 11 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (9.09%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.58%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
7 5 (7.58%) Requirements Gathering
7 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
8 4 (6.06%) Business Analytics
8 4 (6.06%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (6.06%) Security Architecture
8 4 (6.06%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) C#
2 10 (15.15%) Python
2 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.06%) Java
5 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.55%) R
7 2 (3.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Grafana
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Control-M
2 1 (1.52%) Oozie
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Cloudera
2 2 (3.03%) Databricks
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) Charles River
3 1 (1.52%) Nintex
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.52%) Veritas