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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 17 May 2022 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
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 52 81
Rank change year-on-year -32 +29 +28
Contract jobs citing Power BI 105 121 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.50% 4.38% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.01% 20.54% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 69 60
10th Percentile £350 £361 £362
25th Percentile £440 £414 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £469
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -1.32%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £538
90th Percentile £675 £614 £601
Central London median daily rate £540 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +13.68% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.98 -
Central London median hourly rate - £23.45 -

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 874 589 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.81% 21.32% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 398 604
10th Percentile £425 £377 £363
25th Percentile £500 £452 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £600
90th Percentile £800 £708 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
10th Percentile £40.65 - £20.00
25th Percentile £47.25 - £24.50
Median hourly rate £60.50 £8.00 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +656.25% -68.00% -28.57%
75th Percentile £61.75 £19.81 £39.25
90th Percentile £71.20 £24.46 £44.35
Central London median hourly rate £60.50 £14.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +332.14% -44.00% -28.57%

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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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 94 (89.52%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (48.57%) SQL
4 43 (40.95%) Azure
5 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
6 34 (32.38%) Finance
7 31 (29.52%) Social Skills
8 28 (26.67%) Analytics
9 27 (25.71%) Agile
10 26 (24.76%) Visualisation
11 22 (20.95%) Data Analysis
12 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
12 20 (19.05%) Data Modelling
12 20 (19.05%) DevOps
13 19 (18.10%) ETL
14 16 (15.24%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
14 16 (15.24%) Data Management
15 13 (12.38%) Data Visualisation
15 13 (12.38%) Databricks
16 12 (11.43%) Tableau
17 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (9.52%) Alteryx
18 10 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
18 10 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
18 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (8.57%) Data Lake
19 9 (8.57%) PowerApps
19 9 (8.57%) Public Sector
19 9 (8.57%) Data Quality

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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 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) SAS
3 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.95%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) SAP BPC
1 5 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 5 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 105 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 43 (40.95%) Azure
3 10 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
3 10 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (8.57%) PowerApps
5 7 (6.67%) PaaS
5 7 (6.67%) Power Automate
6 6 (5.71%) Serverless
7 5 (4.76%) SaaS
8 4 (3.81%) AWS
8 4 (3.81%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (3.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 4 (3.81%) Collibra
8 4 (3.81%) Force.com
9 3 (2.86%) Azure Key Vault
10 2 (1.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.90%) Azure Functions
10 2 (1.90%) Azure Logic Apps
10 2 (1.90%) Azure Monitor
10 2 (1.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) DNS
1 1 (0.95%) IPsec
1 1 (0.95%) SSL
1 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) Tableau
3 9 (8.57%) Data Lake
4 8 (7.62%) Big Data
4 8 (7.62%) Spotfire
5 7 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (5.71%) HDInsight
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.76%) MySQL
7 5 (4.76%) Power Query
7 5 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (4.76%) QlikView
7 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.81%) Metadata
8 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.81%) kappa
3 3 (2.86%) JIRA
4 2 (1.90%) Subversion
4 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 31 (29.52%) Social Skills
3 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.57%) Public Sector
5 7 (6.67%) Legal
5 7 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (5.71%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.81%) Banking
7 4 (3.81%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.86%) Law
9 2 (1.90%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.95%) Advertising
10 1 (0.95%) Billing
10 1 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.95%) Local Government
10 1 (0.95%) Marketing
10 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.95%) Retail
10 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Analyst
2 20 (19.05%) Developer
3 16 (15.24%) Data Analyst
4 15 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 15 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (12.38%) Architect
6 13 (12.38%) Power BI Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) Power BI Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Azure Platform Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) RESTful
2 4 (3.81%) ARM Templates
3 3 (2.86%) .NET
3 3 (2.86%) COM
3 3 (2.86%) REST
4 2 (1.90%) XML
5 1 (0.95%) ADO
5 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.95%) EDI
5 1 (0.95%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.95%) HTML
5 1 (0.95%) JSON
5 1 (0.95%) Kafka
5 1 (0.95%) Node.js
5 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Hedge funds
2 3 (2.86%) Housing Association
2 3 (2.86%) Reinsurance
2 3 (2.86%) User Experience
3 2 (1.90%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.90%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.95%) IoT
4 1 (0.95%) iSeries
4 1 (0.95%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.95%) NHS
4 1 (0.95%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) VMS
2 2 (1.90%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (89.52%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (26.67%) Analytics
3 27 (25.71%) Agile
4 26 (24.76%) Visualisation
5 22 (20.95%) Data Analysis
6 20 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 20 (19.05%) DevOps
7 19 (18.10%) ETL
8 16 (15.24%) Data Management
9 13 (12.38%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.57%) Migration
11 9 (8.57%) Scrum
12 8 (7.62%) CI/CD
12 8 (7.62%) Dashboard Development
12 8 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (6.67%) Asset Management
13 7 (6.67%) Data Analytics
13 7 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (6.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.57%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) Python
3 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.81%) R
6 3 (2.86%) C
6 3 (2.86%) C#
7 2 (1.90%) Bicep
8 1 (0.95%) Java
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Degree
1 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.90%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.95%) CISA
4 1 (0.95%) CISSP
4 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.95%) GIAC
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.95%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.67%) GDPR
2 7 (6.67%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) PMO
4 1 (0.95%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.95%) GRC
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.95%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.95%) SCCM
1 1 (0.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) Databricks
3 10 (9.52%) Alteryx
4 7 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.67%) SAP
5 5 (4.76%) BiZZdesign
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle
6 4 (3.81%) Anaplan
6 4 (3.81%) Blue Prism
6 4 (3.81%) Concur
7 2 (1.90%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.95%) Ariba
8 1 (0.95%) Cadence
8 1 (0.95%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.95%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.95%) Workday