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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 18 May 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 BI
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 88 91 118
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 +22
Contract jobs citing Power BI 1,104 686 469
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.86% 2.87% 2.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.67% 12.21% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 460 332
10th Percentile £381 £348 £325
25th Percentile £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -2.63%
75th Percentile £607 £575 £558
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
10th Percentile £23.40 £20.75 -
25th Percentile £24.94 £21.25 £26.25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.45 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +27.93% -21.83% +33.33%
75th Percentile £32.50 £57.13 £37.47
90th Percentile - £62.70 £44.16
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -54.35% +103.09%

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 8,078 5,617 4,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.94% 23.52% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,954 3,974 3,632
10th Percentile £406 £375 £363
25th Percentile £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £577 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.86% - -
75th Percentile £700 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £713 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 29
10th Percentile £26.25 £11.00 £15.85
25th Percentile £32.00 £20.00 £19.99
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.25 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +62.78% +29.01% +2.04%
75th Percentile £72.50 £58.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £76.84 £66.50 £48.13
England median hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £24.70
% change year-on-year +83.67% -0.81% -17.67%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 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
Central London -37 115 £540 +13.68% 64
West London +22 36 £488 +27.87% 17
South London -11 6 £498 +17.06% 7
East London -8 2 - - 15
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 1,104 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 868 (78.62%) Business Intelligence
3 561 (50.82%) SQL
4 475 (43.03%) Azure
5 369 (33.42%) Microsoft
6 330 (29.89%) Agile
7 322 (29.17%) Analytics
8 300 (27.17%) Finance
9 293 (26.54%) Social Skills
10 264 (23.91%) Visualisation
11 251 (22.74%) SQL Server
12 235 (21.29%) Python
13 208 (18.84%) Tableau
14 206 (18.66%) Data Modelling
15 205 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
16 199 (18.03%) DevOps
17 191 (17.30%) Microsoft Excel
18 181 (16.39%) ETL
19 165 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
20 154 (13.95%) Data Analysis
21 139 (12.59%) Scrum
21 139 (12.59%) Databricks
22 129 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 128 (11.59%) Data Lake
23 128 (11.59%) Azure Data Factory
24 124 (11.23%) Data Visualisation
24 124 (11.23%) Migration
25 122 (11.05%) PowerApps
26 121 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
26 121 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 114 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 55 (4.98%) Apache Spark
3 25 (2.26%) Confluence
4 19 (1.72%) Apache
5 18 (1.63%) SAS
6 11 (1.00%) IIS
7 9 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.54%) CMS
9 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.18%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.091%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.091%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.091%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.091%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.091%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 191 (17.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (4.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 36 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (0.91%) SPSS
5 7 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.091%) Stata
Business Applications
1 23 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.72%) Endur
3 5 (0.45%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle SCM
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.091%) Primavera
7 1 (0.091%) Shopify
7 1 (0.091%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1,104 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 475 (43.03%) Azure
3 128 (11.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 122 (11.05%) PowerApps
5 88 (7.97%) Power Automate
6 74 (6.70%) Microsoft 365
7 71 (6.43%) AWS
8 55 (4.98%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 53 (4.80%) Dynamics 365
10 48 (4.35%) Serverless
11 35 (3.17%) Azure Logic Apps
12 34 (3.08%) Azure Functions
13 27 (2.45%) GCP
13 27 (2.45%) GitHub
14 25 (2.26%) Amazon S3
14 25 (2.26%) Snowflake
15 23 (2.08%) Google Analytics
15 23 (2.08%) PaaS
16 20 (1.81%) Azure Key Vault
16 20 (1.81%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.82%) Firewall
2 4 (0.36%) DNS
2 4 (0.36%) MPLS
2 4 (0.36%) VPN
3 3 (0.27%) DHCP
3 3 (0.27%) Skype
3 3 (0.27%) SSL
4 2 (0.18%) Internet
4 2 (0.18%) IPsec
5 1 (0.091%) Broadband
5 1 (0.091%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.091%) DKIM
5 1 (0.091%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.091%) RTMP
5 1 (0.091%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.091%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (22.74%) SQL Server
2 208 (18.84%) Tableau
3 205 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
4 129 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 128 (11.59%) Data Lake
6 121 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 82 (7.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 77 (6.97%) Azure SQL Database
9 62 (5.62%) Big Data
10 37 (3.35%) Relational Database
11 36 (3.26%) QlikView
12 35 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 35 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
13 31 (2.81%) Metadata
13 31 (2.81%) Power Query
14 30 (2.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 29 (2.63%) Hadoop
15 29 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 79 (7.16%) JIRA
2 56 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 45 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 23 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 21 (1.90%) Artifactory
5 21 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 18 (1.63%) GitLab
7 15 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
8 14 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.72%) Bitbucket
10 8 (0.72%) SonarQube
11 7 (0.63%) PowerDesigner
11 7 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.54%) webpack
13 5 (0.45%) kappa
13 5 (0.45%) Mocha
14 4 (0.36%) ERwin
15 3 (0.27%) Subversion
15 3 (0.27%) Zephyr
General
1 300 (27.17%) Finance
2 293 (26.54%) Social Skills
3 165 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (8.42%) Banking
5 77 (6.97%) Public Sector
6 62 (5.62%) Presentation Skills
7 54 (4.89%) Marketing
8 49 (4.44%) Retail
9 25 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 22 (1.99%) Legal
11 21 (1.90%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.90%) Telecoms
12 19 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
13 17 (1.54%) Influencing Skills
13 17 (1.54%) Investment Banking
13 17 (1.54%) Organisational Skills
14 16 (1.45%) Financial Institution
14 16 (1.45%) Publishing
15 14 (1.27%) Electronics
15 14 (1.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 319 (28.89%) Analyst
2 291 (26.36%) Developer
3 155 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 134 (12.14%) Data Analyst
5 121 (10.96%) Data Engineer
5 121 (10.96%) Power BI Developer
6 82 (7.43%) Business Analyst
7 62 (5.62%) Consultant
8 59 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 58 (5.25%) Architect
10 53 (4.80%) SQL Developer
11 48 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
12 45 (4.08%) Power BI Analyst
13 39 (3.53%) SQL BI Developer
14 29 (2.63%) Data Architect
14 29 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
15 28 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
16 27 (2.45%) Data Business Analyst
17 25 (2.26%) Python Developer
18 24 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.07%) .NET
2 38 (3.44%) HTML
3 37 (3.35%) React
4 33 (2.99%) CSS
5 27 (2.45%) Kafka
6 21 (1.90%) HTML5
7 18 (1.63%) MDX
7 18 (1.63%) Pandas
7 18 (1.63%) XML
8 17 (1.54%) PySpark
8 17 (1.54%) Web Services
9 16 (1.45%) jQuery
9 16 (1.45%) REST
10 15 (1.36%) JSON
11 14 (1.27%) Node.js
11 14 (1.27%) NumPy
11 14 (1.27%) RESTful
12 13 (1.18%) Spark Streaming
12 13 (1.18%) TensorFlow
13 11 (1.00%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 54 (4.89%) User Experience
2 34 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 29 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 25 (2.26%) Hedge funds
4 25 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (1.90%) Market Risk
7 20 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 18 (1.63%) NHS
9 14 (1.27%) Animation
10 13 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
11 12 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.00%) Derivative
12 11 (1.00%) Reference Data
13 10 (0.91%) Graphic Design
13 10 (0.91%) Reinsurance
14 9 (0.82%) CMDB
15 8 (0.72%) FMCG
15 8 (0.72%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.72%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (2.90%) Windows
2 13 (1.18%) Linux
3 11 (1.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (0.91%) Unix
5 9 (0.82%) VMS
6 8 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.091%) Android
9 1 (0.091%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 868 (78.62%) Business Intelligence
2 330 (29.89%) Agile
3 322 (29.17%) Analytics
4 264 (23.91%) Visualisation
5 206 (18.66%) Data Modelling
6 199 (18.03%) DevOps
7 181 (16.39%) ETL
8 154 (13.95%) Data Analysis
9 139 (12.59%) Scrum
10 124 (11.23%) Data Visualisation
10 124 (11.23%) Migration
11 121 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
12 120 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 114 (10.33%) Dashboard Development
14 104 (9.42%) CI/CD
15 84 (7.61%) Data Analytics
16 75 (6.79%) Business Analysis
17 71 (6.43%) Data Management
18 68 (6.16%) Data Engineering
19 66 (5.98%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 561 (50.82%) SQL
2 235 (21.29%) Python
3 98 (8.88%) C#
4 92 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 92 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 59 (5.34%) JavaScript
5 59 (5.34%) R
6 52 (4.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 52 (4.71%) Java
7 44 (3.99%) VBA
8 32 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 21 (1.90%) VB
10 19 (1.72%) C
11 18 (1.63%) Bash
12 15 (1.36%) Scala
13 12 (1.09%) TypeScript
14 6 (0.54%) SPARQL
15 5 (0.45%) C++
15 5 (0.45%) ES6
16 4 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (3.44%) Degree
2 35 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.72%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.00%) PMP
5 10 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.82%) FFIEC
7 8 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.36%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.27%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.27%) Tableau Certification
12 2 (0.18%) ACCA
12 2 (0.18%) CISSP
13 1 (0.091%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (10.33%) Data Quality
2 45 (4.08%) QA
3 22 (1.99%) Accessibility
4 20 (1.81%) PMO
5 16 (1.45%) GDPR
6 9 (0.82%) GLBA
6 9 (0.82%) NIST
6 9 (0.82%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.45%) SLA
8 4 (0.36%) GxP
9 3 (0.27%) IFRS
9 3 (0.27%) NIST 800
9 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.18%) GRC
10 2 (0.18%) IFRS 17
10 2 (0.18%) NCSC
11 1 (0.091%) COBIT
11 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.27%) Docker
3 13 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.36%) Firmware
5 4 (0.36%) HDFS
5 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.36%) Ansible
2 11 (1.00%) Terraform
3 10 (0.91%) Kibana
4 8 (0.72%) logstash
5 7 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.45%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.36%) Automic
8 2 (0.18%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.18%) SCCM
8 2 (0.18%) SCOM
9 1 (0.091%) Grafana
9 1 (0.091%) Istio
9 1 (0.091%) Nagios
9 1 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.091%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.091%) Puppet
9 1 (0.091%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.091%) WSUS
Vendors
1 369 (33.42%) Microsoft
2 139 (12.59%) Databricks
3 96 (8.70%) Oracle
4 44 (3.99%) SAP
5 34 (3.08%) Alteryx
5 34 (3.08%) Google
6 30 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (2.45%) Informatica
8 19 (1.72%) Adobe
9 12 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.00%) Teradata
11 10 (0.91%) Cognos
12 7 (0.63%) IBM
12 7 (0.63%) Talend
13 6 (0.54%) BiZZdesign
13 6 (0.54%) Cisco
13 6 (0.54%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.54%) Varonis
13 6 (0.54%) Workday
14 5 (0.45%) Netezza