Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 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
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 73 122
Rank change year-on-year +15 +49 +47
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 86 127 142
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.84% 2.80% 2.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.36% 8.78% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 108 109
Median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +2.26%
10th Percentile £404 £384 £320
90th Percentile £638 £625 £575
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.45 £22.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.02% - -
Central London median hourly rate £42.98 £22.33 -
% change year-on-year +92.45% - -

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 757 1,446 1,954
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.78% 31.90% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 1,140 1,541
Median daily rate £525 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £306 £350
90th Percentile £650 £660 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +17.14% -16.12%
10th Percentile £15.05 £18.71 £12.25
90th Percentile £24.64 £56.12 £23.75
Median hourly rate £22.98 £20.25 £18.76
% change year-on-year +13.46% +7.94% -10.08%

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 7 March 2021.

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 7 March 2021, 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 75 (87.21%) Power BI
2 61 (70.93%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (61.63%) Azure
4 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
5 40 (46.51%) Analytics
6 36 (41.86%) SQL
7 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
9 29 (33.72%) DevOps
10 28 (32.56%) PowerShell
11 27 (31.40%) C#
11 27 (31.40%) SharePoint
12 24 (27.91%) .NET
12 24 (27.91%) TDD
13 22 (25.58%) Software Engineering
13 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
14 21 (24.42%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (24.42%) Active Directory
14 21 (24.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (24.42%) React
15 20 (23.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
16 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (20.93%) QA
17 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET
17 18 (20.93%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (20.93%) TypeScript
17 18 (20.93%) Azure Active Directory
17 18 (20.93%) AngularJS
17 18 (20.93%) Greenfield Project

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 27 (31.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.49%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (61.63%) Azure
2 18 (20.93%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (13.95%) Azure Data Factory
4 10 (11.63%) PowerApps
5 9 (10.47%) AWS
6 6 (6.98%) Logic Apps
7 5 (5.81%) Serverless
8 4 (4.65%) Azure Functions
8 4 (4.65%) GCP
8 4 (4.65%) IaaS
8 4 (4.65%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (4.65%) Power Automate
9 3 (3.49%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (2.33%) Azure Stack
10 2 (2.33%) PaaS
10 2 (2.33%) SaaS
10 2 (2.33%) Yammer
11 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) DHCP
1 1 (1.16%) DNS
1 1 (1.16%) Extranet
1 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (87.21%) Power BI
2 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
3 21 (24.42%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (15.12%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (15.12%) Tableau
6 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (8.14%) Big Data
8 5 (5.81%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (5.81%) Data Lake
9 4 (4.65%) OLTP
10 3 (3.49%) BigQuery
10 3 (3.49%) Sisense
10 3 (3.49%) Snowflake Schema
11 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.33%) DB2
11 2 (2.33%) Looker
11 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.33%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 18 (20.93%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Public Sector
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.16%) Front Office
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Developer
2 19 (22.09%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Technical Leader
4 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 8 (9.30%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Power BI Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Principal Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) .NET
2 21 (24.42%) React
3 18 (20.93%) AngularJS
3 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET Core
4 4 (4.65%) JSON
4 4 (4.65%) Web Services
4 4 (4.65%) XML
5 3 (3.49%) CSS
5 3 (3.49%) Kafka
5 3 (3.49%) MDX
6 2 (2.33%) .NET Core
6 2 (2.33%) D3.js
6 2 (2.33%) GraphQL
6 2 (2.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.33%) Redux
6 2 (2.33%) REST
7 1 (1.16%) COM
7 1 (1.16%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.33%) iSeries
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) VMS
1 1 (1.16%) Windows
1 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (70.93%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (46.51%) Analytics
3 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (33.72%) DevOps
5 24 (27.91%) TDD
6 22 (25.58%) Software Engineering
7 21 (24.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (23.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
10 13 (15.12%) ETL
10 13 (15.12%) Information Security
10 13 (15.12%) Project Roadmap
11 12 (13.95%) Data Modelling
11 12 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.47%) Data Analytics
13 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
13 7 (8.14%) Decision-Making
14 6 (6.98%) Data Science
14 6 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) SQL
2 28 (32.56%) PowerShell
3 27 (31.40%) C#
4 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 18 (20.93%) TypeScript
6 11 (12.79%) Python
7 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.98%) Java
9 3 (3.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.33%) R
11 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) PMO
3 1 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Databricks
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) Cadence
4 2 (2.33%) Nintex
4 2 (2.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.16%) Charles River
5 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com