Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 March 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 BI
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 159 177
Rank change year-on-year +49 +18 +6
Contract jobs citing Power BI 70 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.71% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.04% 4.20% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 9
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £393 £281 £295
90th Percentile £513 £508 £510
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
East of England median hourly rate £11.63 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.56% - -
England median hourly rate £24.50 £18.77 -
% change year-on-year +30.53% - -

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 of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 871 929 851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.27% 20.11% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 543 530
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +2.63% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 27
East of England median hourly rate £18.75 £36.27 £31.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.30% +15.33% -13.84%
10th Percentile £12.78 £14.80 £13.97
90th Percentile £56.60 £45.00 £45.40
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -1.73%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Power BI in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Power BI in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Power BI in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Hertfordshire +21 32 £450 +20.00% 16
Cambridgeshire +30 25 £400 +23.08% 8
Bedfordshire +14 5 £425 -5.56% 3
Essex -1 5 £125 - 2
Suffolk +3 3 £600 +20.00% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 of England region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 63 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (44.29%) SQL
3 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 22 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
7 16 (22.86%) Analytics
8 15 (21.43%) CRM
9 14 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (17.14%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (15.71%) Data Modelling
12 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
14 8 (11.43%) ETL
14 8 (11.43%) Tableau
14 8 (11.43%) SSDT
15 7 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
15 7 (10.00%) Data Analytics
15 7 (10.00%) Oracle
15 7 (10.00%) C#
15 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (8.57%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
16 6 (8.57%) Inmon Methodology
17 5 (7.14%) PMO
17 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
17 5 (7.14%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.14%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (2.86%) Office 365
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.43%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
4 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.43%) SSDT
7 6 (8.57%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (5.71%) Spark SQL
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.29%) Big Data
10 3 (4.29%) OLAP
10 3 (4.29%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (2.86%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (1.43%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Consultant
4 10 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 8 (11.43%) Azure Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (5.71%) DBA
9 4 (5.71%) Information Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.71%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (4.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior PMO
10 3 (4.29%) Senior PMO Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
1 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Core
1 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (2.86%) CSS
1 2 (2.86%) Entity Framework
1 2 (2.86%) HTML
1 2 (2.86%) HTML5
1 2 (2.86%) jQuery
1 2 (2.86%) PhoneGap
1 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.43%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
3 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Android
1 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Analytics
4 15 (21.43%) CRM
5 11 (15.71%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.43%) ETL
7 7 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 7 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.57%) Inmon Methodology
8 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
9 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.29%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (4.29%) Informatics
11 3 (4.29%) Migration
11 3 (4.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (5.71%) Python
3 4 (5.71%) Scala
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Tableau
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) SAP
5 4 (5.71%) Databricks
6 2 (2.86%) Telerik
6 2 (2.86%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos
7 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com