Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 82 131
Rank change year-on-year +35 +49 +55
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 76 173 140
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.20% 2.90% 2.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.88% 8.64% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 138 119
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -1.64%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £348
90th Percentile £638 £625 £590
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £455
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £21.92 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.39% +2.33%
Central London median hourly rate - £21.92 £22.00
% 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 590 2,002 1,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.61% 33.59% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 1,582 1,520
Median daily rate £515 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £319 £338 £345
90th Percentile £638 £651 £675
Central London median daily rate £523 £523 £520
% change year-on-year - +0.48% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.02% +0.56%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.55 £23.68
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £18.76
% change year-on-year +36.90% +11.94% -1.26%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 2020. 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
Moorgate +18 2 £475 -
Power Platform
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 68 (89.47%) Power BI
2 61 (80.26%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (59.21%) SQL
4 44 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 37 (48.68%) Azure
6 25 (32.89%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (28.95%) Finance
8 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (22.37%) C#
11 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
11 15 (19.74%) Analytics
12 14 (18.42%) Azure SQL Database
13 11 (14.47%) PowerApps
13 11 (14.47%) Tableau
13 11 (14.47%) DevOps
13 11 (14.47%) T-SQL
14 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (13.16%) Python
14 10 (13.16%) ETL
14 10 (13.16%) Data Analysis
14 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
15 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
15 9 (11.84%) Power Automate
16 8 (10.53%) Azure Data Factory
16 8 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
16 8 (10.53%) Migration

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 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.63%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 37 (48.68%) Azure
2 11 (14.47%) PowerApps
3 9 (11.84%) Power Automate
4 8 (10.53%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (9.21%) Office 365
6 6 (7.89%) Logic Apps
7 5 (6.58%) AWS
8 2 (2.63%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.63%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (2.63%) GCP
8 2 (2.63%) GitHub
8 2 (2.63%) IaaS
8 2 (2.63%) Serverless
8 2 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (89.47%) Power BI
2 25 (32.89%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (18.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (14.47%) Tableau
8 7 (9.21%) Data Lake
9 4 (5.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.95%) Big Data
10 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.95%) OLAP
10 3 (3.95%) PowerPivot
11 2 (2.63%) DB2
11 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.63%) OLTP
11 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
3 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Front Office
4 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 3 (3.95%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.63%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) Law
5 2 (2.63%) Local Government
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.32%) International Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Power BI Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Power BI Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Power BI Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
1 5 (6.58%) MDX
1 5 (6.58%) Node.js
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (3.95%) React
3 3 (3.95%) Vue.js
4 2 (2.63%) .NET Core
4 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.63%) JSON
4 2 (2.63%) Middleware
4 2 (2.63%) RESTful
4 2 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.32%) LDAP
5 1 (1.32%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.32%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) AS400
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.63%) iSeries
5 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
2 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Solaris
3 1 (1.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (80.26%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.74%) Analytics
2 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
3 11 (14.47%) DevOps
4 10 (13.16%) Data Analysis
4 10 (13.16%) ETL
4 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
5 8 (10.53%) Migration
6 6 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.58%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (6.58%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.58%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (6.58%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (6.58%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (5.26%) BDD
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analytics
8 4 (5.26%) Data Integration
8 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) C#
3 11 (14.47%) T-SQL
4 10 (13.16%) Python
5 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (9.21%) Java
8 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.95%) R
10 2 (2.63%) VBA
11 1 (1.32%) MUMPS
11 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Grafana
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Control-M
2 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.32%) Oozie
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Cloudera
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.32%) Charles River
3 1 (1.32%) Databricks
3 1 (1.32%) Nintex
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.32%) Veritas