Period
to 14 October 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 14 October 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 128 180
Rank change year-on-year +49 +52 +53
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 172 132 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.87% 1.90% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.58% 7.21% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 111 51
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.64% -8.50%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £363
90th Percentile £625 £588 £613
Central London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
City of London median hourly rate £21.92 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.39% +2.33% -
10th Percentile £21.17 £21.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £23.32 £23.00 £22.25
Central London median hourly rate £21.92 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -0.39% +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 2,004 1,831 1,096
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.41% 26.38% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,592 1,502 874
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £338 £335 £313
90th Percentile £662 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £520 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +1.46% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -32.71%
10th Percentile £18.65 £13.00 £12.39
90th Percentile £38.40 £30.23 £28.41
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -39.68%

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 14 October 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 14 October 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 - 9 £525 -
Moorgate - 5 - -
Power Platform
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 October 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.

1 165 (95.93%) Power BI
2 138 (80.23%) Business Intelligence
3 111 (64.53%) SQL
4 79 (45.93%) SQL Server
5 68 (39.53%) Microsoft
6 67 (38.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 66 (38.37%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (37.79%) Azure
9 58 (33.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 56 (32.56%) Finance
11 55 (31.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 51 (29.65%) ETL
13 37 (21.51%) C#
13 37 (21.51%) Tableau
14 35 (20.35%) Microsoft Excel
15 32 (18.60%) Data Modelling
16 31 (18.02%) .NET
16 31 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (16.86%) Migration
18 28 (16.28%) SharePoint
18 28 (16.28%) Visualisation
19 27 (15.70%) Analytics
20 25 (14.53%) Python
21 21 (12.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 21 (12.21%) DevOps
21 21 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (12.21%) Data Lake
22 20 (11.63%) Azure Data Factory
23 19 (11.05%) Banking
24 18 (10.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

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 28 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.49%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.49%) WebLogic Integration
3 4 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.74%) SAS
5 2 (1.16%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.58%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (20.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.07%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (3.49%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.58%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.58%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 65 (37.79%) Azure
2 20 (11.63%) Azure Data Factory
3 15 (8.72%) Office 365
4 13 (7.56%) PowerApps
5 11 (6.40%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (4.07%) AWS
6 7 (4.07%) Azure Functions
6 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Flow
6 7 (4.07%) Serverless
7 6 (3.49%) Data Lake Analytics
8 4 (2.33%) GCP
8 4 (2.33%) IaaS
8 4 (2.33%) PaaS
9 2 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (1.74%) LAN
1 3 (1.74%) VPN
2 2 (1.16%) WAN
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.58%) DHCP
3 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.58%) SAN
3 1 (0.58%) Skype
3 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (95.93%) Power BI
2 79 (45.93%) SQL Server
3 67 (38.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (38.37%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (33.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 55 (31.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (12.21%) Data Lake
7 21 (12.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 17 (9.88%) QlikView
9 14 (8.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (6.98%) Big Data
10 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2017
11 11 (6.40%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 11 (6.40%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
14 5 (2.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.07%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.07%) JIRA
2 7 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.33%) Selenium
5 2 (1.16%) ERwin
5 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.58%) Protractor
6 1 (0.58%) RStudio
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (32.56%) Finance
2 19 (11.05%) Banking
3 14 (8.14%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.40%) Front Office
5 8 (4.65%) Public Sector
6 7 (4.07%) Retail
7 5 (2.91%) Marketing
8 4 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.33%) Publishing
9 2 (1.16%) Advertising
9 2 (1.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (45.93%) Developer
2 43 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 28 (16.28%) Analyst
3 28 (16.28%) Power BI Developer
4 21 (12.21%) Architect
5 15 (8.72%) Data Analyst
6 14 (8.14%) SQL Developer
7 11 (6.40%) Data Architect
8 9 (5.23%) Dashboard Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Data Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) SSRS Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (4.07%) SQL BI Developer
10 7 (4.07%) SSAS Developer
10 7 (4.07%) SSIS Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (3.49%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Consultant
11 6 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.02%) .NET
2 8 (4.65%) JSON
2 8 (4.65%) Web Services
2 8 (4.65%) XML
3 7 (4.07%) Middleware
4 6 (3.49%) J2EE
4 6 (3.49%) MDX
4 6 (3.49%) MSMQ
5 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.91%) HTML
6 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.33%) Kafka
6 4 (2.33%) REST
6 4 (2.33%) XBRL
7 3 (1.74%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.74%) CSS
7 3 (1.74%) HTML5
8 2 (1.16%) NumPy
8 2 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.65%) User Experience
3 7 (4.07%) Reinsurance
4 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.74%) NHS
6 3 (1.74%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.74%) Replication
7 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.58%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.16%) VMS
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Unix
3 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (80.23%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (29.65%) ETL
3 32 (18.60%) Data Modelling
4 31 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (16.86%) Migration
6 28 (16.28%) Visualisation
7 27 (15.70%) Analytics
8 21 (12.21%) DevOps
9 17 (9.88%) Data Integration
10 16 (9.30%) CRM
10 16 (9.30%) Kimball Methodology
10 16 (9.30%) Test Automation
11 15 (8.72%) Data Migration
12 14 (8.14%) Data Analysis
13 13 (7.56%) Dashboard Development
14 12 (6.98%) Data Science
15 11 (6.40%) Acceptance Criteria
15 11 (6.40%) Data Architecture
15 11 (6.40%) Decision-Making
15 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 111 (64.53%) SQL
2 37 (21.51%) C#
3 25 (14.53%) Python
4 18 (10.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 15 (8.72%) PowerShell
6 14 (8.14%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.56%) Java
8 7 (4.07%) R
9 6 (3.49%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.49%) VBA
10 5 (2.91%) Scala
11 3 (1.74%) Perl
12 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.58%) C
13 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.58%) U-SQL
13 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.74%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.58%) MCSA
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 9 (5.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Docker
2 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Kibana
2 1 (0.58%) Control-M
2 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 68 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 37 (21.51%) Tableau
3 13 (7.56%) Oracle
4 10 (5.81%) Databricks
5 6 (3.49%) CODA
6 4 (2.33%) Cognos
6 4 (2.33%) Google
7 2 (1.16%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.16%) Informatica
7 2 (1.16%) Nintex
7 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.16%) SAP
7 2 (1.16%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) Casewise
8 1 (0.58%) Genesys
8 1 (0.58%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.58%) Juniper
8 1 (0.58%) Reuters