Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 436 434 598
Rank change year-on-year -2 +164 +231
Contract jobs citing Power Automate 341 121 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.39% 1.06% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 80 97
10th Percentile £363 £361 £328
25th Percentile £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £575
90th Percentile £650 £638 £797
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
10th Percentile - £22.52 -
25th Percentile £17.75 £28.55 -
Median hourly rate £19.84 £38.86 -
Median % change year-on-year -48.94% - -
75th Percentile £23.45 £48.91 -
90th Percentile £24.68 £54.79 -
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £38.86 -
% change year-on-year -45.49% - -

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 24,562 11,451 20,132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.57% 33.34% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,931 8,237 14,171
10th Percentile £319 £303 £280
25th Percentile £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.26% -2.50% -
75th Percentile £638 £578 £588
90th Percentile £719 £660 £675
UK median daily rate £530 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +7.07% +1.54% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 206 292
10th Percentile £13.09 £12.50 £13.13
25th Percentile £15.04 £15.81 £16.03
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +12.82% +11.43%
75th Percentile £39.31 £45.00 £37.03
90th Percentile £62.73 £60.00 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £22.57 £19.50
% change year-on-year -6.94% +15.72% +11.43%

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 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Power Automate in England

Power Automate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Power Automate in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -60 178 £513 +0.49% 43
North of England -46 36 £550 +10.00% 27
South East -52 30 £520 +15.56% 24
Midlands -42 27 £458 +1.67% 16
West Midlands -27 24 £465 +3.33% 11
North West -39 15 £513 +2.50% 15
South West -40 15 £463 -2.63% 12
Yorkshire -32 14 £550 +10.00% 9
North East +1 7 £565 +101.79% 3
East of England -41 7 £375 +30.19% 7
East Midlands -39 2 £450 +9.09% 5
Power Automate
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 293 (85.92%) Power Platform
2 251 (73.61%) PowerApps
3 200 (58.65%) Microsoft
4 180 (52.79%) Power BI
5 176 (51.61%) Azure
6 148 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
7 144 (42.23%) SharePoint
8 121 (35.48%) Dynamics 365
9 117 (34.31%) Microsoft 365
10 116 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (30.21%) C#
12 83 (24.34%) Finance
13 77 (22.58%) SQL
14 76 (22.29%) DevOps
15 75 (21.99%) JavaScript
16 72 (21.11%) Social Skills
17 62 (18.18%) CRM
18 61 (17.89%) .NET
18 61 (17.89%) Azure Logic Apps
19 59 (17.30%) Dynamics CRM
20 58 (17.01%) Migration
21 57 (16.72%) SQL Server
22 49 (14.37%) PowerShell
23 43 (12.61%) Active Directory
24 39 (11.44%) Azure Active Directory
25 37 (10.85%) Serverless
26 33 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
26 33 (9.68%) Data Modelling
27 32 (9.38%) HTML
27 32 (9.38%) Scrum

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
1 144 (42.23%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (4.99%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.81%) Confluence
5 3 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.59%) IIS
6 2 (0.59%) Mule
6 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.05%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.59%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.29%) InDesign
5 1 (0.29%) InVision
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.29%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 59 (17.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.59%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (0.59%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.59%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 293 (85.92%) Power Platform
2 251 (73.61%) PowerApps
3 176 (51.61%) Azure
4 121 (35.48%) Dynamics 365
5 117 (34.31%) Microsoft 365
6 61 (17.89%) Azure Logic Apps
7 39 (11.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 37 (10.85%) Serverless
9 32 (9.38%) Azure Functions
10 25 (7.33%) Azure Data Factory
11 22 (6.45%) OneDrive
12 15 (4.40%) Azure Service Bus
13 10 (2.93%) AWS
13 10 (2.93%) ShareGate
14 7 (2.05%) Azure Monitor
14 7 (2.05%) SaaS
15 6 (1.76%) Azure Event Grid
15 6 (1.76%) iPaaS
15 6 (1.76%) Yammer
16 5 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.64%) Internet
2 5 (1.47%) DNS
3 4 (1.17%) Intranet
4 3 (0.88%) DHCP
4 3 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.59%) SMTP
5 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.59%) VPN
6 1 (0.29%) DKIM
6 1 (0.29%) HTTP
6 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (52.79%) Power BI
2 57 (16.72%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.45%) Data Lake
5 16 (4.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 16 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.35%) Power Query
8 7 (2.05%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.76%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.47%) Metadata
10 5 (1.47%) MySQL
10 5 (1.47%) Parquet
10 5 (1.47%) Tableau
11 4 (1.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.17%) Delta Lake
12 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.69%) JIRA
3 15 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.64%) Selenium
4 9 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (2.05%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.59%) MLflow
7 2 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.59%) Postman
7 2 (0.59%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.59%) Subversion
7 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.59%) Toad
8 1 (0.29%) GitLab
8 1 (0.29%) gulp
8 1 (0.29%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 83 (24.34%) Finance
2 72 (21.11%) Social Skills
3 30 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.04%) Marketing
5 23 (6.74%) Public Sector
6 20 (5.87%) Legal
6 20 (5.87%) Presentation Skills
7 14 (4.11%) Banking
8 8 (2.35%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.47%) Documentation Skills
9 5 (1.47%) Law
9 5 (1.47%) Publishing
10 3 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (0.88%) Retail
10 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (43.40%) Developer
2 52 (15.25%) Consultant
3 34 (9.97%) Analyst
3 34 (9.97%) SharePoint Developer
4 28 (8.21%) Architect
5 22 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 20 (5.87%) Technical Consultant
7 19 (5.57%) Microsoft Consultant
7 19 (5.57%) Power BI Developer
8 16 (4.69%) Automation Developer
8 16 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (2.93%) Data Engineer
9 10 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (2.64%) Microsoft 365 Developer
11 8 (2.35%) C# Developer
11 8 (2.35%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.05%) Azure Architect
12 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Developer
12 7 (2.05%) Platform Engineer
12 7 (2.05%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.89%) .NET
2 32 (9.38%) HTML
3 28 (8.21%) CSS
4 24 (7.04%) jQuery
5 22 (6.45%) HTML5
6 14 (4.11%) JSON
7 11 (3.23%) React
8 10 (2.93%) REST
8 10 (2.93%) Web Services
9 8 (2.35%) ASP.NET
10 7 (2.05%) HTML5 Canvas
10 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Graph
10 7 (2.05%) RESTful
11 6 (1.76%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.76%) ADO
11 6 (1.76%) OpenAPI
11 6 (1.76%) Swagger
12 4 (1.17%) J2EE
12 4 (1.17%) SOAP
13 3 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.52%) User Experience
2 9 (2.64%) Hedge funds
3 8 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.17%) Taxonomies
5 3 (0.88%) Social Media
6 2 (0.59%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.59%) Legacy Systems
6 2 (0.59%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.59%) Robotics
6 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.29%) Digital Signage
7 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.81%) Windows
2 8 (2.35%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.88%) Android
3 3 (0.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (0.59%) Linux
4 2 (0.59%) Unix
4 2 (0.59%) VMS
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
2 116 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (22.29%) DevOps
4 62 (18.18%) CRM
5 58 (17.01%) Migration
6 33 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 32 (9.38%) Scrum
8 29 (8.50%) CI/CD
9 25 (7.33%) Analytics
9 25 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (7.04%) Test Automation
10 24 (7.04%) User Stories
11 22 (6.45%) Project Delivery
12 21 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (5.87%) Data Migration
14 19 (5.57%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.57%) Workflow
15 16 (4.69%) Decision-Making
16 15 (4.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 103 (30.21%) C#
2 77 (22.58%) SQL
3 75 (21.99%) JavaScript
4 49 (14.37%) PowerShell
5 28 (8.21%) Python
6 14 (4.11%) Java
7 11 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 8 (2.35%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.05%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.05%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.47%) R
11 5 (1.47%) VB
11 5 (1.47%) VBA
12 3 (0.88%) Bash
12 3 (0.88%) C++
13 2 (0.59%) C
14 1 (0.29%) COBOL
14 1 (0.29%) Formula Language
14 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.99%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.64%) Degree
4 7 (2.05%) ISEB
4 7 (2.05%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.11%) QA
2 9 (2.64%) GDPR
3 6 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.17%) PMO
5 3 (0.88%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.29%) SOC 2
System Software
1 43 (12.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.59%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.59%) HDFS
5 1 (0.29%) Firmware
5 1 (0.29%) NFS
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (4.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.17%) SCCM
3 3 (0.88%) WSUS
4 2 (0.59%) Automic
4 2 (0.59%) CASB
4 2 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.29%) SCOM
5 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 200 (58.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.57%) Oracle
3 12 (3.52%) Databricks
4 11 (3.23%) Blue Prism
4 11 (3.23%) SAP
5 10 (2.93%) Nintex
6 9 (2.64%) VMware
7 8 (2.35%) UiPath
8 7 (2.05%) Citrix
8 7 (2.05%) MuleSoft
8 7 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.17%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.88%) NetApp
12 2 (0.59%) Apple
12 2 (0.59%) Brio
12 2 (0.59%) Google
12 2 (0.59%) Infoblox
12 2 (0.59%) McAfee
12 2 (0.59%) TIBCO