Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 47 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 +38 +21
Contract jobs citing Power BI 49 46 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.50% 3.44% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.68% 19.41% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 2
Reading median daily rate £550 £500 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +45.45% -14.06%
10th Percentile £381 £333 £308
90th Percentile £644 £625 £384
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 - -

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 237 237 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.92% 17.74% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 162 142
Reading median daily rate £450 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £622 £589 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 30
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% +200.00% -
10th Percentile £18.05 £11.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £65.88 £48.58
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +13.92% +315.79% -17.39%

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

Power BI
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

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Reading over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 49 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 48 (97.96%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (85.71%) SQL
4 36 (73.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (69.39%) Analytics
6 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
6 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (63.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (63.27%) Data Lake
7 28 (57.14%) DevOps
8 26 (53.06%) PowerShell
9 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio Team System
9 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
9 25 (51.02%) Infrastructure as Code
10 24 (48.98%) HDInsight
11 20 (40.82%) Data Science
12 16 (32.65%) Security Testing
12 16 (32.65%) Data Management
13 15 (30.61%) Scrum
13 15 (30.61%) PaaS
14 14 (28.57%) Data-Driven Testing
14 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
15 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (26.53%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (24.49%) Windows
17 11 (22.45%) IaaS
18 10 (20.41%) Virtual Machines
19 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
20 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
20 7 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database

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 5 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Jupyter
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 49 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 36 (73.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (30.61%) PaaS
4 11 (22.45%) IaaS
5 5 (10.20%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) SaaS
7 1 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (2.04%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (2.04%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) Data Lake
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (48.98%) HDInsight
3 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.12%) Big Data
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (6.12%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
9 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
9 2 (4.08%) QlikView
10 1 (2.04%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (2.04%) GIS
10 1 (2.04%) MySQL
10 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Azure DevOps
2 15 (30.61%) Azure Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (10.20%) Power BI Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.12%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) ETL Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Power BI Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.12%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (6.12%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) COM
1 2 (4.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.04%) Keras
2 1 (2.04%) NumPy
2 1 (2.04%) Pandas
2 1 (2.04%) PySpark
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) Swagger
2 1 (2.04%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (69.39%) Analytics
3 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (57.14%) DevOps
5 25 (51.02%) Infrastructure as Code
6 20 (40.82%) Data Science
7 16 (32.65%) Data Management
7 16 (32.65%) Security Testing
8 15 (30.61%) Scrum
9 14 (28.57%) Data-Driven Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 13 (26.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
12 6 (12.24%) Data Analytics
13 5 (10.20%) Technical Leadership
14 4 (8.16%) B2B
14 4 (8.16%) DNA
15 3 (6.12%) ETL
15 3 (6.12%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) SQL
2 26 (53.06%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) R
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.04%) OCP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Tableau
3 1 (2.04%) Veeam
3 1 (2.04%) VMware