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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 Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 30 June 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 Platform
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 69 46 66
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 +34
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 134 150 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.11% 4.77% 2.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.34% 12.98% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 94 58
10th Percentile £410 £366 £360
25th Percentile £463 £414 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £458
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.11% -3.53%
75th Percentile £605 £575 £538
90th Percentile £700 £634 £612
Central London median daily rate £530 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +6.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.98 -
Central London median hourly rate - £22.98 -

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 1,607 1,156 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.26% 36.79% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,231 848 679
10th Percentile £363 £370 £304
25th Percentile £475 £463 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £540 £513
Median % change year-on-year +6.48% +5.37% -2.38%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £570 £548 £500
% change year-on-year +4.11% +9.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
10th Percentile £13.88 £13.58 £20.36
25th Percentile £15.75 £13.88 £29.07
Median hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £43.95
Median % change year-on-year +122.22% -48.81% +106.82%
75th Percentile £57.50 £29.50 £55.06
90th Percentile £74.50 £36.45 £59.38
Central London median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £41.40
% change year-on-year +84.44% -45.65% +94.82%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Power Platform in the City of London

Power Platform
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Power Platform in the City of London

Power Platform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hourly rate trend for Power Platform in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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.

1 106 (79.10%) Power BI
2 95 (70.90%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (43.28%) SQL
4 55 (41.04%) Azure
5 51 (38.06%) Microsoft
6 46 (34.33%) Finance
7 44 (32.84%) Agile
8 30 (22.39%) PowerApps
9 28 (20.90%) Analytics
9 28 (20.90%) DevOps
10 27 (20.15%) Social Skills
11 26 (19.40%) SharePoint
12 24 (17.91%) ETL
13 23 (17.16%) SQL Server
13 23 (17.16%) Visualisation
14 21 (15.67%) Data Modelling
15 20 (14.93%) Python
15 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
16 19 (14.18%) Power Automate
16 19 (14.18%) Databricks
17 17 (12.69%) Azure DevOps
17 17 (12.69%) Data Analysis
18 16 (11.94%) Migration
19 15 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
20 13 (9.70%) JavaScript
20 13 (9.70%) Dynamics 365
20 13 (9.70%) Microsoft 365
21 12 (8.96%) Big Data
21 12 (8.96%) Data Lake
21 12 (8.96%) CI/CD

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 26 (19.40%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.99%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.49%) Apache
3 2 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.49%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.73%) SAP BPC
1 5 (3.73%) SAP CO
1 5 (3.73%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 55 (41.04%) Azure
2 30 (22.39%) PowerApps
3 19 (14.18%) Power Automate
4 17 (12.69%) Azure DevOps
5 13 (9.70%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (9.70%) Microsoft 365
6 12 (8.96%) PaaS
7 11 (8.21%) Azure Data Factory
7 11 (8.21%) Serverless
8 10 (7.46%) Azure Logic Apps
9 9 (6.72%) SaaS
10 8 (5.97%) Azure Functions
11 6 (4.48%) AWS
11 6 (4.48%) Azure Service Bus
11 6 (4.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 6 (4.48%) IaaS
12 4 (2.99%) Force.com
13 3 (2.24%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 3 (2.24%) Azure Key Vault
13 3 (2.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) Intranet
1 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.75%) DNS
2 1 (0.75%) Firewall
2 1 (0.75%) FTP
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.75%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (79.10%) Power BI
2 23 (17.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.96%) Big Data
3 12 (8.96%) Data Lake
4 11 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.97%) Spotfire
6 7 (5.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (5.22%) QlikView
6 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.48%) Power Query
7 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.48%) Tableau
8 5 (3.73%) HDInsight
8 5 (3.73%) Metadata
8 5 (3.73%) MySQL
8 5 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.73%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (2.99%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) JIRA
1 6 (4.48%) PowerDesigner
2 4 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.24%) kappa
3 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (34.33%) Finance
2 27 (20.15%) Social Skills
3 11 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.46%) Banking
5 9 (6.72%) Legal
6 8 (5.97%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (5.22%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.73%) Law
9 4 (2.99%) Advertising
9 4 (2.99%) Public Sector
10 3 (2.24%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.49%) Games
11 2 (1.49%) Marketing
11 2 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (1.49%) Retail
11 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.75%) Back Office
12 1 (0.75%) Billing
12 1 (0.75%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Analyst
2 31 (23.13%) Developer
3 17 (12.69%) Architect
4 15 (11.19%) Data Engineer
5 14 (10.45%) Data Analyst
6 13 (9.70%) Azure Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 10 (7.46%) Power BI Developer
9 9 (6.72%) Consultant
9 9 (6.72%) Power BI Analyst
9 9 (6.72%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (5.97%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) Azure Data Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Data Business Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.96%) .NET
2 8 (5.97%) HTML
2 8 (5.97%) REST
3 7 (5.22%) ARM Templates
3 7 (5.22%) CSS
3 7 (5.22%) RESTful
4 6 (4.48%) HTML5
5 4 (2.99%) COM
5 4 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.24%) XML
7 2 (1.49%) ADO
7 2 (1.49%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.49%) jQuery
7 2 (1.49%) Kafka
7 2 (1.49%) PySpark
7 2 (1.49%) React
8 1 (0.75%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (0.75%) OAuth2
8 1 (0.75%) Plotly
8 1 (0.75%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (5.22%) Hedge funds
3 5 (3.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.99%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.24%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.49%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.49%) IoT
6 2 (1.49%) Low-Code
6 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.75%) Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Equities
7 1 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) Photography
7 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.73%) VMS
2 3 (2.24%) Windows
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (70.90%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (32.84%) Agile
3 28 (20.90%) Analytics
3 28 (20.90%) DevOps
4 24 (17.91%) ETL
5 23 (17.16%) Visualisation
6 21 (15.67%) Data Modelling
7 17 (12.69%) Data Analysis
8 16 (11.94%) Migration
9 15 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (8.96%) CI/CD
10 12 (8.96%) Data Management
11 11 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.46%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (6.72%) Data Architecture
13 9 (6.72%) Platform Engineering
14 8 (5.97%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.97%) Dashboard Development
14 8 (5.97%) Data Governance
14 8 (5.97%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.28%) SQL
2 20 (14.93%) Python
3 13 (9.70%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.96%) C#
4 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.73%) R
6 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.49%) Bicep
7 2 (1.49%) C
7 2 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.49%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.49%) VB
7 2 (1.49%) VBA
8 1 (0.75%) Java
8 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.75%) CISA
4 1 (0.75%) CISSP
4 1 (0.75%) GIAC
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.75%) MRICS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.97%) GDPR
3 6 (4.48%) QA
4 3 (2.24%) PMO
5 1 (0.75%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.75%) GRC
5 1 (0.75%) IFRS
5 1 (0.75%) IFRS 17
5 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.75%) NCSC
5 1 (0.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) vSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.49%) vRealize
1 2 (1.49%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (38.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.18%) Databricks
3 10 (7.46%) Alteryx
4 9 (6.72%) SAP
5 7 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.73%) BiZZdesign
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle
7 4 (2.99%) Anaplan
7 4 (2.99%) Blue Prism
7 4 (2.99%) Concur
8 2 (1.49%) VMware
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe
9 1 (0.75%) Ariba
9 1 (0.75%) Dell
9 1 (0.75%) ESRI
9 1 (0.75%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.75%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.75%) Workday