Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 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 Platform
England > London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 138 221
Rank change year-on-year +50 +83 +136
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 682 886 574
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.75% 2.08% 1.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.07% 6.84% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 628 415
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £325 £338 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +13.95% -
10th Percentile £26.25 £20.09 £11.30
90th Percentile £39.09 £35.00 £31.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +22.50% -

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 8,447 12,946 10,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.10% 30.34% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,061 9,391 7,889
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £319 £350 £319
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 91 89
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £26.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -8.50% +40.92%
10th Percentile £18.40 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £70.00 £53.80
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% +5.26%

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 9 April 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Power Platform in London over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 9 April 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 +50 146 £475 - 57
West London +56 46 £425 -4.49% 11
South London +27 26 £475 -5.00% 3
East London +43 5 £300 -38.02% 3
North London +19 1 £425 -2.86% 2
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 641 (93.99%) Power BI
2 557 (81.67%) Business Intelligence
3 341 (50.00%) SQL
4 308 (45.16%) Microsoft
5 223 (32.70%) Azure
6 197 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
7 189 (27.71%) SQL Server
8 177 (25.95%) Finance
9 161 (23.61%) Visualisation
10 155 (22.73%) Tableau
11 144 (21.11%) Analytics
12 137 (20.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 129 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
14 120 (17.60%) Data Modelling
15 115 (16.86%) ETL
16 113 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 109 (15.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 106 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
19 103 (15.10%) Microsoft Excel
20 98 (14.37%) Data Visualisation
21 97 (14.22%) SharePoint
22 90 (13.20%) DevOps
23 88 (12.90%) PowerShell
24 85 (12.46%) Python
25 76 (11.14%) CRM
25 76 (11.14%) PowerApps
26 72 (10.56%) T-SQL
26 72 (10.56%) Data Analysis
27 68 (9.97%) Data Lake
28 67 (9.82%) Azure Data Factory

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 97 (14.22%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.84%) SAS
3 8 (1.17%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.88%) Confluence
6 4 (0.59%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.29%) CMS
8 2 (0.29%) IIS
8 2 (0.29%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.15%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.15%) Moodle
9 1 (0.15%) Mule
9 1 (0.15%) Totara
Applications
1 103 (15.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (2.05%) SPSS
5 4 (0.59%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.44%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (8.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.44%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.29%) Eikon
4 2 (0.29%) Maximo
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.29%) RMDS
4 2 (0.29%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.15%) Sage BI
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.15%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 223 (32.70%) Azure
2 76 (11.14%) PowerApps
3 67 (9.82%) Azure Data Factory
4 59 (8.65%) Office 365
5 40 (5.87%) Microsoft Flow
6 24 (3.52%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (3.37%) AWS
8 22 (3.23%) OneDrive
8 22 (3.23%) PaaS
9 18 (2.64%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (2.49%) IaaS
11 16 (2.35%) Serverless
12 14 (2.05%) Data Lake Analytics
13 13 (1.91%) Azure Functions
13 13 (1.91%) Yammer
14 11 (1.61%) GCP
15 10 (1.47%) Slack
16 8 (1.17%) Google Analytics
17 6 (0.88%) GitHub
18 5 (0.73%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.32%) Skype
2 6 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.73%) DNS
3 5 (0.73%) Intranet
4 3 (0.44%) Firewall
4 3 (0.44%) VPN
5 2 (0.29%) DHCP
5 2 (0.29%) PSTN
6 1 (0.15%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) LAN
6 1 (0.15%) PBX
6 1 (0.15%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
6 1 (0.15%) WAN
6 1 (0.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 641 (93.99%) Power BI
2 197 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
3 189 (27.71%) SQL Server
4 137 (20.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 113 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 109 (15.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 68 (9.97%) Data Lake
8 52 (7.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 49 (7.18%) Azure SQL Database
10 47 (6.89%) QlikView
11 33 (4.84%) OLAP
12 31 (4.55%) Big Data
13 27 (3.96%) Relational Database
14 25 (3.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 23 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
16 19 (2.79%) MySQL
17 16 (2.35%) Hadoop
18 14 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
18 14 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
19 10 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 57 (8.36%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 25 (3.67%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.08%) JIRA
4 19 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (2.20%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (1.32%) GitLab
7 9 (1.32%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.17%) Subversion
9 7 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.59%) ERwin
11 3 (0.44%) Selenium
11 3 (0.44%) tSQLt
11 3 (0.44%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.29%) ER Studio
12 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 177 (25.95%) Finance
2 45 (6.60%) Public Sector
3 29 (4.25%) Marketing
4 25 (3.67%) Retail
5 22 (3.23%) Banking
6 20 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (2.35%) Legal
8 15 (2.20%) Law
9 11 (1.61%) Front Office
10 10 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.17%) Local Government
12 6 (0.88%) Back Office
13 5 (0.73%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.44%) Electronics
15 3 (0.44%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.29%) Advertising
16 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.29%) Games
16 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (39.59%) Developer
2 142 (20.82%) Analyst
3 129 (18.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 93 (13.64%) Power BI Developer
5 68 (9.97%) Data Analyst
6 61 (8.94%) Consultant
7 49 (7.18%) SQL Developer
8 48 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 45 (6.60%) Data Engineer
10 44 (6.45%) Power BI Analyst
11 41 (6.01%) Architect
12 35 (5.13%) Data Architect
13 32 (4.69%) Azure Engineer
14 28 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 25 (3.67%) Business Analyst
16 23 (3.37%) Azure Developer
17 22 (3.23%) SQL Analyst
17 22 (3.23%) SQL BI Developer
18 21 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
19 19 (2.79%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (9.38%) HTML
2 49 (7.18%) .NET
3 22 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 22 (3.23%) CSS
4 19 (2.79%) Web Services
5 18 (2.64%) React
6 17 (2.49%) AngularJS
7 12 (1.76%) JSON
8 10 (1.47%) REST
9 9 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (1.32%) XML
10 6 (0.88%) MDX
11 5 (0.73%) ADO
11 5 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (0.73%) SOAP
12 4 (0.59%) jQuery
12 4 (0.59%) PySpark
13 3 (0.44%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.44%) ODBC
13 3 (0.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 106 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.99%) User Experience
3 33 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (2.79%) Hedge funds
5 14 (2.05%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.76%) FMCG
7 11 (1.61%) NHS
7 11 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.47%) Replication
9 9 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.73%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.44%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.44%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.44%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.29%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.29%) PDA
12 2 (0.29%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.37%) Linux
1 23 (3.37%) Windows
2 13 (1.91%) Windows Server
3 11 (1.61%) Unix
4 8 (1.17%) Android
4 8 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.73%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.44%) VMS
8 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (81.67%) Business Intelligence
2 161 (23.61%) Visualisation
3 144 (21.11%) Analytics
4 129 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
5 120 (17.60%) Data Modelling
6 115 (16.86%) ETL
7 98 (14.37%) Data Visualisation
8 90 (13.20%) DevOps
9 76 (11.14%) CRM
10 72 (10.56%) Data Analysis
11 57 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 53 (7.77%) Migration
13 45 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (6.30%) Data Management
15 42 (6.16%) Scrum
16 40 (5.87%) Requirements Gathering
17 38 (5.57%) Data Science
17 38 (5.57%) Translating Business Requirements
18 34 (4.99%) Kimball Methodology
19 32 (4.69%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 341 (50.00%) SQL
2 88 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 85 (12.46%) Python
4 72 (10.56%) T-SQL
5 65 (9.53%) C#
6 56 (8.21%) Java
7 30 (4.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 20 (2.93%) JavaScript
9 19 (2.79%) R
10 18 (2.64%) PHP
11 17 (2.49%) VBA
12 15 (2.20%) C++
13 13 (1.91%) Scala
14 10 (1.47%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.17%) C
15 8 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.17%) SAS Macro
16 7 (1.03%) Perl
17 5 (0.73%) ANSI SQL
17 5 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 55 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.37%) Degree
4 16 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.44%) ACCA
5 3 (0.44%) CIMA
5 3 (0.44%) MCITP
6 2 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.29%) MCSE
6 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.15%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.15%) HND
7 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.15%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) PMP
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.96%) QA
2 15 (2.20%) PMO
3 12 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.03%) GDPR
5 5 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (5.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.59%) Docker
4 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Control-M
1 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.59%) Puppet
2 2 (0.29%) Kibana
2 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.29%) SCCM
2 2 (0.29%) SCOM
2 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.15%) CASB
3 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 308 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 155 (22.73%) Tableau
3 48 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
4 39 (5.72%) Oracle
5 31 (4.55%) SAP
6 27 (3.96%) Databricks
7 23 (3.37%) MicroStrategy
8 19 (2.79%) Cognos
9 16 (2.35%) Alteryx
10 15 (2.20%) Google
11 10 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.03%) Informatica
13 6 (0.88%) Citrix
13 6 (0.88%) Nintex
13 6 (0.88%) Talend
13 6 (0.88%) Teradata
14 5 (0.73%) Ab Initio
14 5 (0.73%) VMware
15 4 (0.59%) Adobe
15 4 (0.59%) IBM