Period
to 5 August 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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 92 126
Rank change year-on-year +32 +34 +55
Contract jobs citing Power BI 80 173 135
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.50% 2.66% 1.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.70% 9.93% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 136 113
Median daily rate £452 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +5.56% -4.00%
10th Percentile £325 £369 £330
90th Percentile £600 £650 £585
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £460
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £22.00
Central London median hourly rate - £22.00 £22.00

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 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 584 1,742 1,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.57% 26.78% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 1,382 1,434
Median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - +2.44%
10th Percentile £375 £398 £367
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £518 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -1.43% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.85 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.29% +112.94% -4.32%
10th Percentile £21.35 £23.28 £19.50
90th Percentile £40.10 £60.33 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year - +57.30% -3.23%

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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

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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

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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 5 August 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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 80 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 71 (88.75%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (57.50%) SQL
4 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
5 29 (36.25%) Azure
6 26 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 21 (26.25%) Visualisation
9 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (23.75%) Analytics
11 18 (22.50%) Tableau
11 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (22.50%) Finance
11 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 15 (18.75%) C#
13 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (16.25%) DevOps
14 12 (15.00%) Data Modelling
15 10 (12.50%) ETL
15 10 (12.50%) Python
15 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (11.25%) Java
16 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
16 9 (11.25%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (10.00%) SAS
17 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
17 8 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
18 7 (8.75%) VBA
18 7 (8.75%) JavaScript

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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 8 (10.00%) SAS
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.25%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 80 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 29 (36.25%) Azure
3 6 (7.50%) Power Automate
3 6 (7.50%) PowerApps
4 5 (6.25%) AWS
5 4 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (5.00%) Office 365
6 2 (2.50%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (2.50%) GCP
6 2 (2.50%) GitHub
6 2 (2.50%) Logic Apps
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.25%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.25%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (6.25%) SAS EBI
8 4 (5.00%) Data Lake
8 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.75%) BigQuery
9 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.75%) OLAP
9 3 (3.75%) Pentaho
9 3 (3.75%) PowerPivot
9 3 (3.75%) QlikView
10 2 (2.50%) DB2
10 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.25%) GitLab
3 1 (1.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Front Office
4 3 (3.75%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.50%) Law
5 2 (2.50%) Local Government
6 1 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Analyst
4 14 (17.50%) Power BI Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Power BI Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Data Scientist
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Principal Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Product Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) .NET
2 5 (6.25%) Node.js
3 4 (5.00%) XML
4 3 (3.75%) .NET Core
4 3 (3.75%) MDX
4 3 (3.75%) Vue.js
5 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.50%) JSON
5 2 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (2.50%) React
5 2 (2.50%) RESTful
6 1 (1.25%) COM
6 1 (1.25%) CSS
6 1 (1.25%) DCOM
6 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) AS400
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.50%) iSeries
5 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Unix
2 3 (3.75%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (88.75%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (26.25%) Visualisation
3 19 (23.75%) Analytics
4 13 (16.25%) DevOps
5 12 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.50%) ETL
7 8 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
7 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.75%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (7.50%) Data Science
9 6 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (6.25%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.25%) Decision-Making
10 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.25%) Scrum
11 4 (5.00%) ITIL
11 4 (5.00%) Migration
11 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) SQL
2 15 (18.75%) C#
3 10 (12.50%) Python
4 9 (11.25%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.75%) VBA
6 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 6 (7.50%) R
7 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.50%) SAS Macro
8 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.25%) MUMPS
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ACCA
3 1 (1.25%) CIMA
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Grafana
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) Kibana
2 1 (1.25%) Oozie
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.50%) Tableau
3 5 (6.25%) Alteryx
4 4 (5.00%) SAP
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle
6 2 (2.50%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe
7 1 (1.25%) Cognos
7 1 (1.25%) Databricks
7 1 (1.25%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.25%) Google
7 1 (1.25%) Nintex
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas