Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Power Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 4 July 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 Platform
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 74 71 112
Rank change year-on-year -3 +41 +11
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 1,338 1,000 423
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 3.36% 3.61% 2.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.85% 9.28% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 685 295
10th Percentile £400 £339 £325
25th Percentile £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £619 £575 £538
90th Percentile £700 £638 £625
England median daily rate £506 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.53% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
10th Percentile - £20.88 -
25th Percentile - £21.25 £26.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.45 £27.50
Median % change year-on-year +49.25% -14.73% +17.02%
75th Percentile - £43.63 £28.75
90th Percentile - £56.15 -
England median hourly rate £23.25 £22.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +5.68% -52.17% +95.12%

Power Platform 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15,111 10,777 6,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.90% 38.90% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,320 7,854 4,536
10th Percentile £397 £369 £350
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £713
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 34
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.75 £13.60
25th Percentile £26.25 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.85 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.38% +31.40% +16.28%
75th Percentile £67.50 £51.63 £47.94
90th Percentile £82.50 £65.00 £61.18
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -2.44%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in London

Power Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Power Platform in London

Power Platform
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Power Platform in London

Power Platform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Power Platform in London

Power Platform
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 Platform within the London region over the 6 months to 4 July 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 -24 149 £530 +6.00% 68
West London +24 47 £520 +30.00% 26
South London -3 14 £495 -5.71%
North London -1 2 £550 +19.57%
East London -11 1 £120 -81.54% 25
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Power Platform 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 Platform.

1 1,104 (82.51%) Power BI
2 886 (66.22%) Business Intelligence
3 620 (46.34%) Azure
4 588 (43.95%) SQL
5 508 (37.97%) Microsoft
6 394 (29.45%) Agile
7 352 (26.31%) Finance
8 341 (25.49%) Analytics
9 325 (24.29%) Social Skills
10 289 (21.60%) DevOps
11 284 (21.23%) PowerApps
12 273 (20.40%) SQL Server
13 235 (17.56%) Python
14 221 (16.52%) Visualisation
15 219 (16.37%) ETL
16 212 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
17 207 (15.47%) Data Modelling
18 198 (14.80%) SharePoint
19 185 (13.83%) Tableau
20 182 (13.60%) Azure DevOps
21 174 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
22 173 (12.93%) Microsoft Excel
23 147 (10.99%) Microsoft 365
24 146 (10.91%) Migration
25 145 (10.84%) Dynamics 365
26 142 (10.61%) Power Automate
26 142 (10.61%) Scrum
26 142 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 141 (10.54%) C#
28 139 (10.39%) Data Analysis

Power Platform
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
1 198 (14.80%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.44%) Apache Spark
3 28 (2.09%) Confluence
4 21 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (1.35%) Apache
6 16 (1.20%) Sitefinity
7 13 (0.97%) SAS
8 10 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.60%) IIS
10 7 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.30%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.22%) CMS
13 2 (0.15%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.15%) Jupyter
13 2 (0.15%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.075%) Hyperledger
14 1 (0.075%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 173 (12.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 34 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.60%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.60%) SPSS
7 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.075%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 62 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.45%) Endur
3 6 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.37%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.075%) Primavera
7 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.075%) Shopify
7 1 (0.075%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 620 (46.34%) Azure
2 284 (21.23%) PowerApps
3 182 (13.60%) Azure DevOps
4 147 (10.99%) Microsoft 365
5 145 (10.84%) Dynamics 365
6 142 (10.61%) Power Automate
7 132 (9.87%) Azure Data Factory
8 83 (6.20%) AWS
9 74 (5.53%) Serverless
10 72 (5.38%) SaaS
11 70 (5.23%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 62 (4.63%) PaaS
13 56 (4.19%) Azure Logic Apps
14 54 (4.04%) Azure Functions
15 49 (3.66%) IaaS
16 31 (2.32%) GCP
17 29 (2.17%) OneDrive
18 28 (2.09%) Amazon S3
19 27 (2.02%) Google Analytics
20 26 (1.94%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.90%) Firewall
2 6 (0.45%) DNS
2 6 (0.45%) VPN
3 5 (0.37%) DHCP
3 5 (0.37%) Internet
3 5 (0.37%) MPLS
4 4 (0.30%) HTTP
4 4 (0.30%) Intranet
4 4 (0.30%) SSL
5 3 (0.22%) Skype
6 2 (0.15%) CTI
6 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.075%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.075%) FTP
7 1 (0.075%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.075%) LAN
7 1 (0.075%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.075%) SMTP
7 1 (0.075%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,104 (82.51%) Power BI
2 273 (20.40%) SQL Server
3 212 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
4 185 (13.83%) Tableau
5 142 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 137 (10.24%) Data Lake
7 128 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 86 (6.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 70 (5.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 58 (4.33%) Big Data
11 40 (2.99%) QlikView
12 35 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
12 35 (2.62%) Relational Database
13 34 (2.54%) Power Query
14 30 (2.24%) Metadata
15 29 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
16 28 (2.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 27 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 23 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
18 23 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 71 (5.31%) Git (software)
1 71 (5.31%) JIRA
2 45 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 32 (2.39%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.97%) GitLab
6 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (0.82%) PowerDesigner
8 10 (0.75%) Artifactory
9 9 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.60%) SonarQube
10 8 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.37%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.37%) Mocha
11 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (0.37%) webpack
12 4 (0.30%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.22%) kappa
13 3 (0.22%) Selenium
13 3 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 352 (26.31%) Finance
2 325 (24.29%) Social Skills
3 174 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
4 121 (9.04%) Banking
5 75 (5.61%) Public Sector
6 69 (5.16%) Marketing
7 60 (4.48%) Retail
8 50 (3.74%) Presentation Skills
9 27 (2.02%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.94%) Legal
10 26 (1.94%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.79%) Telecoms
12 23 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (1.64%) Influencing Skills
14 20 (1.49%) Documentation Skills
15 19 (1.42%) Organisational Skills
16 17 (1.27%) Financial Institution
17 16 (1.20%) Electronics
17 16 (1.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 14 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 342 (25.56%) Developer
2 338 (25.26%) Analyst
3 142 (10.61%) Data Analyst
4 137 (10.24%) Data Engineer
5 136 (10.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 115 (8.59%) Power BI Developer
7 101 (7.55%) Architect
8 95 (7.10%) Consultant
9 91 (6.80%) Business Analyst
10 61 (4.56%) Azure Engineer
11 58 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 48 (3.59%) Power BI Analyst
13 43 (3.21%) SQL Developer
14 39 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
15 38 (2.84%) Azure Data Engineer
16 37 (2.77%) Project Manager
16 37 (2.77%) SharePoint Developer
17 30 (2.24%) DevOps Engineer
18 28 (2.09%) Power Platform Developer
19 27 (2.02%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (8.67%) .NET
2 67 (5.01%) CSS
3 62 (4.63%) HTML
4 45 (3.36%) React
5 43 (3.21%) Node.js
6 37 (2.77%) HTML5
7 35 (2.62%) AngularJS
7 35 (2.62%) REST
8 34 (2.54%) jQuery
9 26 (1.94%) ASP.NET
10 24 (1.79%) Kafka
11 20 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (1.49%) HTML5 Canvas
12 19 (1.42%) MDX
12 19 (1.42%) Web Services
13 18 (1.35%) XML
14 17 (1.27%) .NET Core
14 17 (1.27%) JSON
15 15 (1.12%) PySpark
15 15 (1.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 58 (4.33%) User Experience
2 31 (2.32%) Data Structures
2 31 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
3 29 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 28 (2.09%) Low-Code
5 27 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.49%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.20%) Hedge funds
8 16 (1.20%) Legacy Systems
8 16 (1.20%) NHS
9 15 (1.12%) Reinsurance
10 14 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (0.90%) Data Centre
11 12 (0.90%) Reference Data
12 11 (0.82%) Derivative
12 11 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
13 10 (0.75%) Graphic Design
13 10 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (2.91%) Windows
2 16 (1.20%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.05%) Linux
3 14 (1.05%) VMS
4 10 (0.75%) Unix
5 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.22%) Android
9 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.075%) AIX
10 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 886 (66.22%) Business Intelligence
2 394 (29.45%) Agile
3 341 (25.49%) Analytics
4 289 (21.60%) DevOps
5 221 (16.52%) Visualisation
6 219 (16.37%) ETL
7 207 (15.47%) Data Modelling
8 146 (10.91%) Migration
9 142 (10.61%) Scrum
10 139 (10.39%) Data Analysis
11 135 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 132 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
13 129 (9.64%) CI/CD
14 104 (7.77%) Dashboard Development
14 104 (7.77%) Data Visualisation
15 98 (7.32%) CRM
16 79 (5.90%) Data Engineering
17 75 (5.61%) Data Management
18 73 (5.46%) Business Analysis
18 73 (5.46%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 588 (43.95%) SQL
2 235 (17.56%) Python
3 141 (10.54%) C#
4 115 (8.59%) PowerShell
5 106 (7.92%) T-SQL
6 103 (7.70%) JavaScript
7 53 (3.96%) R
8 52 (3.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 49 (3.66%) Java
10 34 (2.54%) VBA
11 33 (2.47%) PL/SQL
12 28 (2.09%) VB
13 22 (1.64%) VB.NET
14 21 (1.57%) C
15 19 (1.42%) Scala
16 16 (1.20%) Bash
17 15 (1.12%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.37%) ES6
18 5 (0.37%) SPARQL
19 4 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (3.81%) Security Cleared
2 46 (3.44%) SC Cleared
3 41 (3.06%) Degree
4 8 (0.60%) FFIEC
4 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.52%) PMP
5 7 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
6 6 (0.45%) CISSP
7 5 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.37%) CISM
7 5 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.22%) CISA
9 3 (0.22%) CRISC
9 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.15%) ACCA
10 2 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.47%) Data Quality
2 45 (3.36%) QA
3 25 (1.87%) Accessibility
4 22 (1.64%) GDPR
5 17 (1.27%) PMO
6 11 (0.82%) NIST
7 8 (0.60%) GLBA
7 8 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.45%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.37%) IFRS
10 4 (0.30%) GxP
11 3 (0.22%) GRC
11 3 (0.22%) IFRS 17
12 2 (0.15%) COBIT
12 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.15%) EMIR
12 2 (0.15%) NCSC
12 2 (0.15%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.75%) Docker
4 8 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.30%) Firmware
7 2 (0.15%) HDFS
7 2 (0.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (1.79%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.49%) Ansible
3 16 (1.20%) Terraform
4 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.52%) HP Fortify
6 5 (0.37%) Kibana
7 4 (0.30%) logstash
8 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.15%) Nessus
9 2 (0.15%) SCCM
9 2 (0.15%) SCOM
9 2 (0.15%) vRealize
9 2 (0.15%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.075%) Automic
10 1 (0.075%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.075%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.075%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.075%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.075%) WSUS
Vendors
1 508 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 138 (10.31%) Databricks
3 105 (7.85%) Oracle
4 61 (4.56%) Google
5 58 (4.33%) SAP
6 26 (1.94%) Adobe
6 26 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (1.87%) Alteryx
8 22 (1.64%) Sitecore
9 18 (1.35%) Informatica
9 18 (1.35%) ServiceNow
10 17 (1.27%) Pega
11 11 (0.82%) Teradata
11 11 (0.82%) VMware
12 9 (0.67%) Cloudera
13 7 (0.52%) Automation Anywhere
13 7 (0.52%) Cisco
13 7 (0.52%) Cognos
13 7 (0.52%) Splunk
13 7 (0.52%) Talend