Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 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 Platform
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 90 127
Rank change year-on-year +35 +37 +56
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 83 176 137
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.73% 2.71% 1.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.25% 8.11% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 136 114
Median daily rate £469 £486 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.60% +8.06% -4.00%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £350
90th Percentile £600 £650 £575
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 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 738 2,170 1,868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.12% 33.41% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 1,725 1,530
Median daily rate £514 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £329 £365 £362
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -2.38% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19.00 £18.56 £16.25
90th Percentile £58.25 £58.13 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +62.79% +7.50% +5.26%

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 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Power Platform 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 Platform in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Power Platform in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 79 (95.18%) Power BI
2 70 (84.34%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (54.22%) SQL
4 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
5 29 (34.94%) Azure
6 26 (31.33%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
8 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (24.10%) Visualisation
10 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (22.89%) Analytics
11 18 (21.69%) Tableau
12 17 (20.48%) Finance
12 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Excel
13 15 (18.07%) C#
14 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (15.66%) DevOps
16 11 (13.25%) Data Modelling
17 10 (12.05%) Python
17 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (10.84%) Java
18 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
18 9 (10.84%) PowerApps
19 8 (9.64%) Dashboard Development
19 8 (9.64%) ETL
19 8 (9.64%) SAS
19 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (9.64%) Azure SQL Database
20 7 (8.43%) Kimball Methodology
20 7 (8.43%) VBA

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 8 (9.64%) SAS
2 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.20%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.94%) Azure
2 9 (10.84%) PowerApps
3 7 (8.43%) Power Automate
4 5 (6.02%) AWS
4 5 (6.02%) Office 365
5 4 (4.82%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.82%) Logic Apps
6 3 (3.61%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (2.41%) GCP
7 2 (2.41%) GitHub
8 1 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (1.20%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (95.18%) Power BI
2 26 (31.33%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
4 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (9.64%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (6.02%) SAS EBI
9 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.61%) BigQuery
10 3 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.61%) Data Lake
10 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.61%) OLAP
10 3 (3.61%) Pentaho
10 3 (3.61%) PowerPivot
10 3 (3.61%) QlikView
11 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.20%) GitLab
3 1 (1.20%) Maven
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Front Office
4 3 (3.61%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.41%) Electronics
5 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Local Government
6 1 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (20.48%) Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Power BI Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Power BI Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Data Scientist
7 4 (4.82%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Principal Developer
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Product Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) Node.js
3 4 (4.82%) .NET Core
3 4 (4.82%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) Vue.js
5 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.41%) JSON
5 2 (2.41%) MDX
5 2 (2.41%) Middleware
5 2 (2.41%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (2.41%) React
5 2 (2.41%) RESTful
6 1 (1.20%) COM
6 1 (1.20%) CSS
6 1 (1.20%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) AS400
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.41%) iSeries
5 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Unix
2 3 (3.61%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (84.34%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (24.10%) Visualisation
3 19 (22.89%) Analytics
4 13 (15.66%) DevOps
5 11 (13.25%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.64%) Dashboard Development
7 8 (9.64%) ETL
8 7 (8.43%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.43%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (7.23%) Data Science
9 6 (7.23%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (6.02%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.02%) Decision-Making
10 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.02%) Scrum
11 4 (4.82%) ITIL
11 4 (4.82%) Migration
11 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 15 (18.07%) C#
3 10 (12.05%) Python
4 9 (10.84%) Java
4 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.43%) VBA
6 6 (7.23%) R
7 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) SAS Macro
9 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.20%) MUMPS
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) ACCA
3 1 (1.20%) CIMA
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Grafana
2 1 (1.20%) Ansible
2 1 (1.20%) Kibana
2 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.20%) Oozie
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.69%) Tableau
3 5 (6.02%) Alteryx
4 4 (4.82%) SAP
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) Cognos
7 1 (1.20%) Databricks
7 1 (1.20%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) Nintex
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.20%) Veritas