Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 October 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 72 92
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 +14
Contract jobs citing Power BI 32 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.24% 1.04% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.22% 4.80% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 4
Reading median daily rate £488 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -12.54% +53.92%
10th Percentile £288 £328 £404
90th Percentile £613 £594 £526
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +34.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 242 271 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.96% 21.71% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 163 122
Reading median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £325 £307 £325
90th Percentile £575 £536 £599
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 28
Reading median hourly rate £11.75 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% - -
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £12.50 £47.50 £9.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Power BI in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Power BI in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Reading over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 31 (96.88%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Linux
7 6 (18.75%) VBA
7 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (18.75%) Customer-Centricity
8 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
8 5 (15.63%) Analytics
8 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) CRM
9 4 (12.50%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) C
9 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.50%) VMware
9 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.50%) Finance
9 4 (12.50%) Tableau
9 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Mendix
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) npm
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) OLTP
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) ERwin
1 1 (3.13%) Gatling
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Mockito
1 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Power BI Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Django
1 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.13%) Flask
1 1 (3.13%) LAMP
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
1 1 (3.13%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Customer-Centricity
4 5 (15.63%) Analytics
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Data Strategy
6 3 (9.38%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 2 (6.25%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.25%) Scorecard
7 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.25%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) VBA
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
1 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Grafana
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Prometheus
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Tableau
3 4 (12.50%) Veeam
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.13%) Automation Anywhere
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Huawei
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) UiPath