Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 50 73 80
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 +58
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 183 61 131
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.56% 2.89% 2.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.94% 8.62% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 49 107
10th Percentile £400 £353 £400
25th Percentile £484 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £588 £638 £553
90th Percentile £638 £648 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £21.17
Median hourly rate - - £22.33
75th Percentile - - £23.50
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate - £62.50 £22.33
% change year-on-year - +179.89% -

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 1,533 708 1,601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.19% 33.49% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,246 563 1,279
10th Percentile £403 £319 £313
25th Percentile £482 £417 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £520
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.96% -0.95%
75th Percentile £670 £594 £600
90th Percentile £750 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £570 £511 £513
% change year-on-year +11.49% -0.24% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 12
10th Percentile £13.79 £20.25 £18.71
25th Percentile £13.88 £20.63 £19.69
Median hourly rate £14.25 £21.25 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -32.94% +3.66% +17.14%
75th Percentile £19.10 £21.88 £22.37
90th Percentile £24.75 £22.25 £23.72
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -36.67% +9.76% +13.10%

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 28 January 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

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 2 £675 -
Power Platform
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 158 (86.34%) Power BI
2 140 (76.50%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (67.21%) SQL
4 75 (40.98%) Microsoft
5 73 (39.89%) Finance
6 70 (38.25%) Azure
7 66 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (28.96%) Social Skills
9 50 (27.32%) Visualisation
10 49 (26.78%) Analytics
11 44 (24.04%) Data Visualisation
12 43 (23.50%) Data Warehouse
13 37 (20.22%) PowerApps
14 36 (19.67%) Backlog Prioritisation
15 35 (19.13%) Qlik Sense
16 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
16 34 (18.58%) QlikView
16 34 (18.58%) User Stories
17 33 (18.03%) Backlog Management
17 33 (18.03%) Software Testing
18 32 (17.49%) Release Management
19 30 (16.39%) SharePoint
20 27 (14.75%) DevOps
20 27 (14.75%) Power Automate
20 27 (14.75%) SQL Server
20 27 (14.75%) Data Management
21 26 (14.21%) Tableau
22 25 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
22 25 (13.66%) ETL
23 24 (13.11%) Data Analytics

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 30 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.73%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.19%) IIS
3 4 (2.19%) SAS
4 3 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.55%) Confluence
6 1 (0.55%) Jupyter
Applications
1 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 70 (38.25%) Azure
2 37 (20.22%) PowerApps
3 27 (14.75%) Power Automate
4 19 (10.38%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (9.84%) Microsoft 365
6 17 (9.29%) Azure Data Factory
7 16 (8.74%) Collibra
8 15 (8.20%) AWS
9 10 (5.46%) Azure Logic Apps
10 9 (4.92%) Serverless
11 8 (4.37%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 7 (3.83%) Azure Functions
12 7 (3.83%) PaaS
13 5 (2.73%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (2.73%) Azure Service Bus
13 5 (2.73%) IaaS
13 5 (2.73%) OneDrive
14 4 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (2.19%) GitHub
14 4 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) IPsec
1 3 (1.64%) SSL
2 1 (0.55%) DHCP
2 1 (0.55%) DNS
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
2 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (86.34%) Power BI
2 43 (23.50%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (19.13%) Qlik Sense
4 34 (18.58%) QlikView
5 27 (14.75%) SQL Server
6 26 (14.21%) Tableau
7 18 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (6.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (6.56%) Data Lake
11 10 (5.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.28%) DB2
12 6 (3.28%) Metadata
13 5 (2.73%) Big Data
14 4 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (2.19%) Power Query
14 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
14 4 (2.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.73%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.19%) GitLab
4 4 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.19%) JIRA
4 4 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.19%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.19%) Zephyr
5 3 (1.64%) Selenium
5 3 (1.64%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.09%) Appium
6 2 (1.09%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.09%) Maven
6 2 (1.09%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.09%) TestNG
6 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.55%) kappa
7 1 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 73 (39.89%) Finance
2 53 (28.96%) Social Skills
3 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.74%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.83%) Banking
4 7 (3.83%) Law
5 5 (2.73%) Documentation Skills
5 5 (2.73%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.73%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (2.19%) Legal
6 4 (2.19%) Marketing
7 3 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 1 (0.55%) Front Office
9 1 (0.55%) International Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Local Government
9 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (40.44%) Analyst
2 45 (24.59%) Developer
3 39 (21.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 35 (19.13%) Business Analyst
5 34 (18.58%) Data Business Analyst
6 32 (17.49%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 30 (16.39%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 24 (13.11%) SQL Analyst
9 20 (10.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 17 (9.29%) Data Analyst
11 15 (8.20%) SQL Data Analyst
12 14 (7.65%) Power BI Developer
13 13 (7.10%) Architect
13 13 (7.10%) Data Engineer
14 11 (6.01%) Systems Analyst
15 9 (4.92%) Power BI Analyst
16 8 (4.37%) Azure Engineer
16 8 (4.37%) Insurance Systems Analyst
17 7 (3.83%) Business Systems Analyst
18 6 (3.28%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.38%) .NET
2 5 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.19%) ARM Templates
3 4 (2.19%) HTML
3 4 (2.19%) React
3 4 (2.19%) Web Services
4 3 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.64%) CSS
4 3 (1.64%) HTML5
4 3 (1.64%) jQuery
5 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.09%) LINQ
5 2 (1.09%) Node.js
5 2 (1.09%) OAuth
5 2 (1.09%) OAuth2
5 2 (1.09%) OpenID
5 2 (1.09%) REST
5 2 (1.09%) SAML
5 2 (1.09%) WCF
5 2 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.37%) User Experience
2 6 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (3.28%) iSeries
2 6 (3.28%) Reinsurance
3 4 (2.19%) Legacy Systems
4 3 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.64%) Housing Association
5 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.09%) Legacy Applications
5 2 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.55%) EPoS
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) NHS
6 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.37%) Windows
2 6 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (76.50%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (27.32%) Visualisation
4 49 (26.78%) Analytics
5 44 (24.04%) Data Visualisation
6 36 (19.67%) Backlog Prioritisation
7 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
7 34 (18.58%) User Stories
8 33 (18.03%) Backlog Management
8 33 (18.03%) Software Testing
9 32 (17.49%) Release Management
10 27 (14.75%) Data Management
10 27 (14.75%) DevOps
11 25 (13.66%) ETL
11 25 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (13.11%) Data Analytics
13 22 (12.02%) Data Modelling
14 19 (10.38%) Scrum
15 18 (9.84%) Data Analysis
15 18 (9.84%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 123 (67.21%) SQL
2 23 (12.57%) C#
3 16 (8.74%) Python
4 11 (6.01%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.46%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 8 (4.37%) R
8 5 (2.73%) C
9 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.19%) VB
9 4 (2.19%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.64%) Java
10 3 (1.64%) VBA
11 2 (1.09%) Go
11 2 (1.09%) PHP
11 2 (1.09%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (7.10%) Degree
2 10 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.19%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.09%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ACCA
8 1 (0.55%) CIMA
8 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.55%) MCSE
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.65%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.83%) QA
3 3 (1.64%) GDPR
4 2 (1.09%) IFRS
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.09%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.55%) PMO
5 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Terraform
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.09%) Ansible
3 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.09%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) PingFederate
4 1 (0.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.37%) Databricks
3 6 (3.28%) Guidewire
4 3 (1.64%) Nintex
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle
4 3 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.09%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.09%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.09%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.09%) StreamSets
6 1 (0.55%) Cadence
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) Liquidlogic
6 1 (0.55%) Workday