Period
to 7 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Power Automate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power Automate over the 6 months to 7 May 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 Automate (Formerly Microsoft Flow)
UK > England
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 450 522 801
Rank change year-on-year +72 +279 +27
Contract jobs citing Power Automate 156 99 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.21% 0.050%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 0.68% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 64 24
10th Percentile £351 £354 £206
25th Percentile £400 £413 £269
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £488 £371
Median % change year-on-year -2.56% +31.31% -17.50%
75th Percentile £575 £644 £441
90th Percentile £638 £821 £519
UK median daily rate £465 £488 £371
% change year-on-year -4.62% +31.31% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 - -

Power Automate 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15,420 14,455 23,767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.50% 30.84% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,111 10,260 16,753
10th Percentile £313 £294 £313
25th Percentile £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £594 £594 £588
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 223 235
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.75 £11.10
25th Percentile £14.50 £16.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £18.66
Median % change year-on-year +5.25% +7.18% -1.79%
75th Percentile £38.94 £39.90 £33.89
90th Percentile £61.00 £60.40 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +2.65%

Power Automate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Power Automate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Power Automate in England

Power Automate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power Automate in England.

Daily rate trend for Power Automate in England

Power Automate
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power Automate in England over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Power Automate in England

Power Automate
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power Automate within the England region over the 6 months to 7 May 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
London +54 105 £510 -0.24% 34
North of England +50 19 £425 - 15
South East +50 12 £467 +6.78% 10
North West +25 12 £525 +23.53% 7
East of England +34 5 £185 - 8
Midlands +19 5 £375 -6.25% 17
Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 2
North East +28 3 £160 -63.43% 6
West Midlands -1 3 £425 +1.49% 16
East Midlands +18 2 £300 -14.29% 1
South West +9 2 £513 -33.87% 3
Power Automate
UK

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Power Automate 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 England region with a requirement for Power Automate.

1 141 (90.38%) Power Platform
2 123 (78.85%) PowerApps
3 107 (68.59%) Microsoft
4 96 (61.54%) Azure
5 82 (52.56%) SharePoint
6 60 (38.46%) Microsoft 365
7 59 (37.82%) Power BI
8 52 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (28.21%) Dynamics 365
10 42 (26.92%) PowerShell
11 41 (26.28%) SQL Server
12 39 (25.00%) C#
13 38 (24.36%) Azure Logic Apps
14 35 (22.44%) SQL
15 32 (20.51%) JavaScript
15 32 (20.51%) CRM
15 32 (20.51%) DevOps
16 31 (19.87%) Finance
16 31 (19.87%) Social Skills
17 30 (19.23%) Migration
17 30 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
18 29 (18.59%) .NET
19 27 (17.31%) Serverless
19 27 (17.31%) Azure Functions
20 25 (16.03%) Web Services
21 22 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (14.10%) Security Cleared
22 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
23 19 (12.18%) HTML
23 19 (12.18%) Azure Service Bus

Power Automate
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 82 (52.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (3.85%) IIS
4 4 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.28%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.64%) Confluence
6 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.64%) SAS
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) InfoPath
1 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.64%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.64%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 141 (90.38%) Power Platform
2 123 (78.85%) PowerApps
3 96 (61.54%) Azure
4 60 (38.46%) Microsoft 365
5 44 (28.21%) Dynamics 365
6 38 (24.36%) Azure Logic Apps
7 27 (17.31%) Azure Functions
7 27 (17.31%) Serverless
8 19 (12.18%) Azure Service Bus
9 18 (11.54%) Azure Storage
10 14 (8.97%) Azure Key Vault
11 10 (6.41%) OneDrive
12 9 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (5.13%) Azure Event Grid
14 6 (3.85%) SaaS
15 4 (2.56%) iPaaS
15 4 (2.56%) PaaS
16 3 (1.92%) Yammer
17 2 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
17 2 (1.28%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) Intranet
2 7 (4.49%) HTTP
3 4 (2.56%) Skype
4 3 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.28%) LAN
6 1 (0.64%) DHCP
6 1 (0.64%) DVB
6 1 (0.64%) Firewall
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.64%) VLAN
6 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (37.82%) Power BI
2 41 (26.28%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (8.97%) OLTP
5 9 (5.77%) MySQL
6 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.85%) MS Access
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.64%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (19.87%) Finance
1 31 (19.87%) Social Skills
2 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.21%) Organisational Skills
2 5 (3.21%) Public Sector
3 4 (2.56%) Marketing
3 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Legal
4 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.28%) Advertising
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
5 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (42.31%) Developer
2 32 (20.51%) Consultant
3 16 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 15 (9.62%) Architect
4 15 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) SharePoint Specialist
6 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Developer
6 10 (6.41%) SharePoint Consultant
7 8 (5.13%) Applications Developer
7 8 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (5.13%) Power BI Consultant
7 8 (5.13%) SharePoint Support
8 7 (4.49%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) CRM Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Azure Architect
9 6 (3.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Support Specialist
10 5 (3.21%) Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.59%) .NET
2 25 (16.03%) Web Services
3 19 (12.18%) HTML
4 14 (8.97%) JSON
5 12 (7.69%) CSS
6 10 (6.41%) XML
7 9 (5.77%) jQuery
8 8 (5.13%) REST
9 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.85%) SOAP
11 5 (3.21%) React
12 4 (2.56%) .NET Core
12 4 (2.56%) Swagger
13 3 (1.92%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.92%) HTML5 Canvas
13 3 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (1.28%) .NET Framework
14 2 (1.28%) CSS3
14 2 (1.28%) LAMP
14 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Graph
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.21%) Cloud Native
3 3 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.28%) PKI
4 2 (1.28%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.64%) iPhone
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) NHS
5 1 (0.64%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.13%) Windows
2 4 (2.56%) Windows 10
2 4 (2.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.28%) Linux
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (20.51%) CRM
2 32 (20.51%) DevOps
3 30 (19.23%) Migration
4 22 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 17 (10.90%) Data Modelling
7 16 (10.26%) Workflow
8 14 (8.97%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (8.97%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (7.69%) Microservices
10 11 (7.05%) Requirements Gathering
11 10 (6.41%) Data Ingestion
12 9 (5.77%) Project Management
13 8 (5.13%) BDD
13 8 (5.13%) ERP
13 8 (5.13%) ITIL
13 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.13%) TDD
14 7 (4.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 39 (25.00%) C#
3 35 (22.44%) SQL
4 32 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.49%) Java
5 7 (4.49%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.49%) VB
6 4 (2.56%) Python
7 3 (1.92%) C
7 3 (1.92%) COBOL
7 3 (1.92%) VBA
8 2 (1.28%) PHP
8 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) R
9 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.21%) Degree
5 2 (1.28%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) GDPR
2 1 (0.64%) NIST
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.77%) Terraform
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 107 (68.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.26%) Nintex
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle
4 5 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.56%) Dell
5 4 (2.56%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.92%) SAP
7 2 (1.28%) Adobe
7 2 (1.28%) Sonus
7 2 (1.28%) Varonis
7 2 (1.28%) Workday
8 1 (0.64%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.64%) Google