Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 26 June 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 Platform
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 141 179
Rank change year-on-year +50 +38 +38
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 166 111 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.57% 1.60% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.06% 6.22% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 88 45
City of London median daily rate £475 £455 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% -1.09% +2.22%
10th Percentile £369 £325 £266
90th Percentile £618 £588 £578
Central London median daily rate £475 £461 £461
% change year-on-year +2.98% - +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.33% -
10th Percentile £21.35 £21.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £22.65 £23.00 £22.25
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +2.33% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,060 1,786 972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.91% 25.72% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,641 1,461 770
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £310
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £493
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 14
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.73% -3.84%
10th Percentile £13.50 £18.52 £13.47
90th Percentile £26.80 £46.73 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.16
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.46% -3.84%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the City of London

Power Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Power Platform in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Power Platform in the City of London

Power Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power Platform in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power Platform in the City of London

Power Platform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Power Platform in the City of London

Power Platform
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 Platform within the City of London region over the 6 months to 26 June 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
London Bridge - 4 £550 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
Power Platform
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 162 (97.59%) Power BI
2 135 (81.33%) Business Intelligence
3 111 (66.87%) SQL
4 82 (49.40%) SQL Server
5 66 (39.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (36.75%) Microsoft
7 58 (34.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 57 (34.34%) Data Warehouse
9 55 (33.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 52 (31.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 49 (29.52%) Finance
12 39 (23.49%) ETL
13 36 (21.69%) Visualisation
13 36 (21.69%) Tableau
14 33 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (19.28%) Analytics
16 30 (18.07%) Microsoft Excel
17 26 (15.66%) Python
18 24 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (13.86%) C#
19 23 (13.86%) Data Modelling
20 22 (13.25%) Migration
20 22 (13.25%) Banking
20 22 (13.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
21 21 (12.65%) T-SQL
22 20 (12.05%) SharePoint
22 20 (12.05%) Data Analysis
22 20 (12.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 18 (10.84%) .NET
24 17 (10.24%) Problem-Solving

Power Platform
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 20 (12.05%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.63%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.01%) Apache
3 5 (3.01%) SAS
4 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.20%) Anypoint
5 2 (1.20%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (18.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.20%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.60%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 55 (33.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.83%) Azure Data Factory
3 12 (7.23%) Office 365
4 10 (6.02%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (4.22%) PowerApps
6 6 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (3.01%) PaaS
8 4 (2.41%) Azure Functions
8 4 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.41%) IaaS
8 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Flow
8 4 (2.41%) Serverless
9 3 (1.81%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.20%) Apigee
10 2 (1.20%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.60%) G Suite
11 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) SAN
2 2 (1.20%) Skype
2 2 (1.20%) VPN
3 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (97.59%) Power BI
2 82 (49.40%) SQL Server
3 66 (39.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (34.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 57 (34.34%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (31.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (12.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (9.04%) Big Data
9 14 (8.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (7.83%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (7.83%) Data Lake
10 13 (7.83%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (6.02%) QlikView
11 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (5.42%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (5.42%) Hadoop
13 8 (4.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.82%) Relational Database
13 8 (4.82%) SQL Server 2017
14 7 (4.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.42%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (3.01%) JIRA
3 5 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.20%) ERwin
5 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.60%) Hudson
6 1 (0.60%) NUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.60%) Protractor
6 1 (0.60%) RStudio
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (29.52%) Finance
2 22 (13.25%) Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Investment Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Retail
4 6 (3.61%) Front Office
5 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Law
7 3 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 2 (1.20%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 77 (46.39%) Developer
2 47 (28.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 31 (18.67%) Analyst
4 26 (15.66%) Power BI Developer
5 19 (11.45%) SQL Developer
6 17 (10.24%) Architect
7 13 (7.83%) Consultant
8 11 (6.63%) Analyst Developer
8 11 (6.63%) Data Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) SQL BI Developer
10 9 (5.42%) DBA
10 9 (5.42%) Power BI Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) SQL DBA
11 8 (4.82%) Data Engineer
12 7 (4.22%) Data Architect
13 6 (3.61%) Azure Engineer
13 6 (3.61%) Senior Developer
14 5 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 5 (3.01%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.84%) .NET
2 9 (5.42%) MDX
3 7 (4.22%) JSON
3 7 (4.22%) XML
4 6 (3.61%) Kafka
5 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.01%) HTML
5 5 (3.01%) Web Services
6 4 (2.41%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.81%) CSS
7 3 (1.81%) HTML5
7 3 (1.81%) REST
7 3 (1.81%) SAP XI
8 2 (1.20%) Apache NiFi
8 2 (1.20%) Bokeh
8 2 (1.20%) NumPy
8 2 (1.20%) Pandas
8 2 (1.20%) RESTful
8 2 (1.20%) SciPy
8 2 (1.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.04%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.82%) Replication
4 5 (3.01%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.01%) NHS
4 5 (3.01%) User Experience
5 4 (2.41%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.41%) Reinsurance
5 4 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.60%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.63%) Windows
2 2 (1.20%) Unix
2 2 (1.20%) VMS
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (81.33%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (23.49%) ETL
3 36 (21.69%) Visualisation
4 33 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (19.28%) Analytics
6 23 (13.86%) Data Modelling
7 22 (13.25%) Migration
8 20 (12.05%) Data Analysis
9 17 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (9.64%) Data Science
10 16 (9.64%) Kimball Methodology
11 13 (7.83%) Data Visualisation
12 12 (7.23%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.23%) CRM
13 11 (6.63%) Data Governance
13 11 (6.63%) Data Migration
13 11 (6.63%) DevOps
14 10 (6.02%) Data Management
15 9 (5.42%) Decision-Making
15 9 (5.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 111 (66.87%) SQL
2 26 (15.66%) Python
3 23 (13.86%) C#
4 22 (13.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 21 (12.65%) T-SQL
6 15 (9.04%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.82%) Java
8 7 (4.22%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.22%) R
8 7 (4.22%) VBA
9 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.82%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.20%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) SAFe Agilist
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.60%) PMO
3 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.41%) Docker
3 2 (1.20%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Automic
1 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (36.75%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.69%) Tableau
3 15 (9.04%) Oracle
4 7 (4.22%) Cognos
4 7 (4.22%) SAP
5 5 (3.01%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.41%) StreamSets
7 3 (1.81%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.81%) Databricks
7 3 (1.81%) IBM
7 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (1.20%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.20%) Nintex
8 2 (1.20%) Talend
9 1 (0.60%) Adobe
9 1 (0.60%) BISAM
9 1 (0.60%) Genesys
9 1 (0.60%) Pega
9 1 (0.60%) Xero