Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 1 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 BI
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 111 198
Rank change year-on-year +3 +87 +131
Contract jobs citing Power BI 325 909 679
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.40% 2.37% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.59% 9.80% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 698 511
Median daily rate £459 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.42% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £275 £350 £319
90th Percentile £675 £627 £600
England median daily rate £438 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -25.26% +40.01%
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +59.09% +2.33%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,390 9,276 11,348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.08% 24.23% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,282 6,709 8,472
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
90th Percentile £713 £694 £675
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 56
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.74% +1.68%
10th Percentile £20.04 £15.60 £17.75
90th Percentile £50.22 £53.75 £47.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -1.64%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in London

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power BI in London.

Daily rate trend for Power BI in London

Power BI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power BI in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Power BI in London

Power BI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Power BI in London.

Hourly rate trend for Power BI in London

Power BI
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 1 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
Central London +42 79 £475 -5.00% 23
West London +43 26 £558 +39.38% 10
South London +43 7 £363 -14.71% 2
East London +48 1 £325 -18.75% 9
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 325 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 282 (86.77%) Business Intelligence
3 153 (47.08%) SQL
4 140 (43.08%) Microsoft
5 137 (42.15%) Azure
6 91 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
7 87 (26.77%) Data Modelling
7 87 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (25.85%) Analytics
9 79 (24.31%) SQL Server
10 71 (21.85%) Visualisation
11 70 (21.54%) Finance
12 69 (21.23%) Python
13 68 (20.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 58 (17.85%) Tableau
15 55 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 51 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
17 50 (15.38%) DevOps
18 48 (14.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 44 (13.54%) Microsoft Excel
20 42 (12.92%) Data Lake
21 40 (12.31%) Dynamics 365
21 40 (12.31%) ETL
22 39 (12.00%) SharePoint
23 37 (11.38%) Scrum
24 36 (11.08%) T-SQL
24 36 (11.08%) Data Visualisation
25 34 (10.46%) C#
25 34 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
26 33 (10.15%) PowerApps

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 39 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.00%) Confluence
3 10 (3.08%) SAS
4 5 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.92%) ArcGIS
5 3 (0.92%) IIS
5 3 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.31%) Moodle
Applications
1 44 (13.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.92%) SAP MDG
5 2 (0.62%) Aligne
5 2 (0.62%) Orchestrade
5 2 (0.62%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 325 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 137 (42.15%) Azure
3 40 (12.31%) Dynamics 365
4 33 (10.15%) PowerApps
5 29 (8.92%) Azure Data Factory
6 26 (8.00%) Office 365
7 22 (6.77%) Power Automate
8 19 (5.85%) AWS
9 10 (3.08%) Logic Apps
10 8 (2.46%) GCP
11 6 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (1.85%) Serverless
12 4 (1.23%) Google Analytics
12 4 (1.23%) IaaS
12 4 (1.23%) PaaS
13 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.92%) SaaS
14 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.62%) Azure Stack
14 2 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.31%) Broadband
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) LAN
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
3 1 (0.31%) VLAN
3 1 (0.31%) WAN
3 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
2 79 (24.31%) SQL Server
3 68 (20.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (14.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 42 (12.92%) Data Lake
7 28 (8.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 16 (4.92%) QlikView
9 13 (4.00%) Big Data
9 13 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (3.69%) Relational Database
11 10 (3.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (2.46%) OLAP
12 8 (2.46%) Qlik Sense
13 7 (2.15%) Cosmos DB
13 7 (2.15%) SAP BW
14 6 (1.85%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.85%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.85%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 15 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.69%) GitLab
2 12 (3.69%) JIRA
3 10 (3.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.23%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.92%) Maven
7 3 (0.92%) Subversion
8 2 (0.62%) Ant
8 2 (0.62%) Gradle
8 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.62%) RStudio
9 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.31%) Hudson
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.31%) XMLSpy
General
1 70 (21.54%) Finance
2 29 (8.92%) Public Sector
3 21 (6.46%) Marketing
4 17 (5.23%) Banking
5 11 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.77%) Electronics
6 9 (2.77%) Local Government
7 8 (2.46%) Law
7 8 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.15%) Front Office
9 6 (1.85%) Retail
10 5 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.23%) Advertising
11 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.92%) Back Office
12 3 (0.92%) Billing
12 3 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 121 (37.23%) Developer
2 61 (18.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 55 (16.92%) Analyst
4 50 (15.38%) Power BI Developer
5 31 (9.54%) Consultant
6 27 (8.31%) Architect
7 25 (7.69%) Data Engineer
8 17 (5.23%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.92%) Data Analyst
10 15 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 15 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 15 (4.62%) SQL Developer
11 13 (4.00%) Data Architect
11 13 (4.00%) Power BI Consultant
12 12 (3.69%) Power BI Analyst
12 12 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.08%) Azure Developer
13 10 (3.08%) SharePoint Developer
14 9 (2.77%) Azure Architect
14 9 (2.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.54%) .NET
2 16 (4.92%) REST
2 16 (4.92%) XML
3 12 (3.69%) Web Services
4 11 (3.38%) JSON
5 9 (2.77%) .NET Framework
5 9 (2.77%) AngularJS
6 8 (2.46%) CSS
6 8 (2.46%) Node.js
7 6 (1.85%) .NET Core
7 6 (1.85%) PySpark
7 6 (1.85%) React
8 5 (1.54%) HTML
8 5 (1.54%) MDX
8 5 (1.54%) RESTful
9 4 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Graph
9 4 (1.23%) WCF
10 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET Core
10 3 (0.92%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.23%) User Experience
3 15 (4.62%) NHS
4 14 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.46%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.15%) FMCG
8 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.23%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.23%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.92%) PMI
10 3 (0.92%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) AS400
11 2 (0.62%) Blog
11 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.62%) Derivative
11 2 (0.62%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.62%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (0.62%) iSeries
11 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.15%) Unix
1 7 (2.15%) Windows
2 3 (0.92%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.62%) Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Solaris
4 1 (0.31%) VMS
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (86.77%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (26.77%) Data Modelling
3 84 (25.85%) Analytics
4 71 (21.85%) Visualisation
5 50 (15.38%) DevOps
6 40 (12.31%) ETL
7 37 (11.38%) Scrum
8 36 (11.08%) Data Visualisation
9 34 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (8.62%) Decision-Making
10 28 (8.62%) Migration
11 27 (8.31%) Data Analysis
12 25 (7.69%) Data Analytics
13 23 (7.08%) Data Science
13 23 (7.08%) Dimensional Modelling
13 23 (7.08%) Project Management
14 22 (6.77%) Data Architecture
14 22 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (6.15%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (47.08%) SQL
2 69 (21.23%) Python
3 36 (11.08%) T-SQL
4 34 (10.46%) C#
5 27 (8.31%) JavaScript
6 25 (7.69%) R
7 24 (7.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 23 (7.08%) Java
9 15 (4.62%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.77%) VBA
11 8 (2.46%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.54%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.23%) SAS Macro
13 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.23%) VB
13 4 (1.23%) XPath
13 4 (1.23%) XQuery
14 3 (0.92%) Perl
14 3 (0.92%) Scala
15 2 (0.62%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (6.46%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.54%) Degree
3 12 (3.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.62%) ISEB
7 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.62%) RIBA
8 1 (0.31%) ACCA
8 1 (0.31%) CIMA
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.62%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.38%) QA
3 7 (2.15%) PMO
4 2 (0.62%) GDPR
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.31%) NCSC
System Software
1 9 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Control-M
1 3 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.62%) Ansible
2 2 (0.62%) Grafana
2 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.62%) Terraform
3 1 (0.31%) Kibana
3 1 (0.31%) Oozie
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 140 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 58 (17.85%) Tableau
3 27 (8.31%) SAP
4 26 (8.00%) Databricks
5 21 (6.46%) Oracle
6 8 (2.46%) Nintex
7 6 (1.85%) Alteryx
8 5 (1.54%) Google
8 5 (1.54%) StreamSets
9 4 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.92%) Dataiku
11 2 (0.62%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.62%) Cognos
11 2 (0.62%) ESRI
11 2 (0.62%) HP
11 2 (0.62%) Informatica
11 2 (0.62%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.62%) VMware
12 1 (0.31%) Talend