Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 25 October 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 BI
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 30 88
Rank change year-on-year -21 +58 +21
Contract jobs citing Power BI 51 32 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.46% 5.06% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.48% 20.65% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 20
10th Percentile £260 £237 £325
25th Percentile £400 £313 £355
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £368 £425
Median % change year-on-year +19.73% -13.53% -
75th Percentile £540 £409 £475
90th Percentile £600 £478 £541
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -22.22% +63.64%

Power BI is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 249 155 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.87% 24.53% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 96 282
10th Percentile £304 £250 £263
25th Percentile £363 £313 £321
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £369 £400
Median % change year-on-year +15.25% -7.81% +1.27%
75th Percentile £530 £438 £494
90th Percentile £597 £500 £550
England median daily rate £525 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
10th Percentile " £16.78 £14.00
25th Percentile £41.67 £23.56 £14.28
Median hourly rate £43.34 £36.25 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +19.54% +101.39% -55.00%
75th Percentile £45.00 £50.06 £24.75
90th Percentile " £57.53 £48.00
England median hourly rate £33.25 £27.23 £30.00
% change year-on-year +22.11% -9.23% +7.66%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power BI in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Power BI in the East Midlands

Power BI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power BI in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Power BI in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. 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
Leicestershire -12 13 £464 +32.50% 6
Derbyshire -4 11 £438 -2.78% 4
Northamptonshire -1 9 £397 +68.76% 6
Nottinghamshire -28 8 £525 +37.25% 8
Lincolnshire - 4 £550 - 3
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Power BI 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 51 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 47 (92.16%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (37.25%) Azure
4 18 (35.29%) SQL
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.53%) Data Analysis
7 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
7 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
8 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (19.61%) Social Skills
8 10 (19.61%) Data Lake
9 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (15.69%) DevOps
10 8 (15.69%) SAP
11 7 (13.73%) ETL
11 7 (13.73%) Finance
11 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
11 7 (13.73%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (13.73%) Databricks
11 7 (13.73%) Data Governance
11 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
12 6 (11.76%) Analytics
12 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
12 6 (11.76%) Data Engineering
12 6 (11.76%) Aerospace

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Synapse
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.92%) SAP EWM
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Travel Management
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 51 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 19 (37.25%) Azure
3 5 (9.80%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (7.84%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (5.88%) AWS
5 3 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (5.88%) Fivetran
5 3 (5.88%) GCP
5 3 (5.88%) IaaS
5 3 (5.88%) PaaS
5 3 (5.88%) SaaS
5 3 (5.88%) Snowflake
6 2 (3.92%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Stack
7 1 (1.96%) Power Automate
7 1 (1.96%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Data Lake
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.80%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (7.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.84%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.84%) Power Query
6 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.84%) SAP BW
6 4 (7.84%) Tableau
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) Big Data
8 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.92%) QlikView
9 1 (1.96%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (19.61%) Social Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.84%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.92%) Marketing
6 2 (3.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.96%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Law
7 1 (1.96%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Power BI Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Power BI Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.96%) JSON
3 1 (1.96%) Kafka
3 1 (1.96%) OAuth
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
4 8 (15.69%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) Data Governance
5 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
5 7 (13.73%) ETL
5 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 6 (11.76%) Data Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Data Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Data Pipeline
8 4 (7.84%) Data Transformation
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
9 3 (5.88%) CRM
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) Korn
5 1 (1.96%) R
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.96%) PMP
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) GDPR
2 2 (3.92%) PMO
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) SAP
3 7 (13.73%) Databricks
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.96%) BiZZdesign
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) VMware