Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 77 102
Rank change year-on-year +30 +25 +8
Contract jobs citing Power BI 50 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.43% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.08% 4.10% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 3 7
Reading median daily rate £500 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -8.82% +30.77%
10th Percentile £350 £316 £374
90th Percentile £625 £439 £515
Berkshire median daily rate £459 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +14.63% -11.11% +38.46%
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 249 244 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.09% 19.21% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 141 191
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £313
90th Percentile £625 £538 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £413
% change year-on-year +2.41% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 30 18
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% - -82.93%
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £63.25 £48.58 £9.77
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.75 £9.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +371.05% - -62.00%

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

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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 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 47 (94.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (26.00%) Migration
6 11 (22.00%) Project Management
6 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (20.00%) VBA
7 10 (20.00%) Oracle
8 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
9 8 (16.00%) Analytics
9 8 (16.00%) Linux
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.00%) Mandarin Language
10 7 (14.00%) SCCM
10 7 (14.00%) SCOM
10 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (14.00%) Veeam
10 7 (14.00%) Python
10 7 (14.00%) HP
10 7 (14.00%) VMware
10 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (14.00%) Big Data
10 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
10 7 (14.00%) High Availability
10 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Transformation

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 (4.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (4.00%) SAS
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) SPSS
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.00%) Office 365
5 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.00%) Big Data
4 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.00%) QlikView
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (6.00%) Redis
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.00%) HBase
8 2 (4.00%) Mahout
8 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.00%) SAP HANA
8 2 (4.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) ERwin
General
1 7 (14.00%) Mandarin Language
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Finance
4 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Data Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Insight Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Power BI Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Power BI Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.00%) Replication
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.00%) Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (94.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (26.00%) Migration
3 11 (22.00%) Project Management
4 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (16.00%) Analytics
6 7 (14.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.00%) High Availability
6 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.00%) ETL
8 5 (10.00%) Low Latency
9 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) Data Analytics
9 4 (8.00%) Data Science
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Management
9 4 (8.00%) Robotic Process Automation
10 3 (6.00%) Data Engineering
10 3 (6.00%) Data Strategy
10 3 (6.00%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) VBA
3 7 (14.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) F#
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) R
6 2 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) MCPD
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCCM
1 7 (14.00%) SCOM
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) HP
3 7 (14.00%) Veeam
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Tableau
5 4 (8.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) Capita
6 2 (4.00%) Informatica
6 2 (4.00%) Talend
6 2 (4.00%) Teradata
6 2 (4.00%) Vertica
7 1 (2.00%) Netezza