Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 93 100
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 +3
Contract jobs citing Power BI 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.09% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.86% 3.52% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Reading median daily rate £450 £500 £161
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +210.08% -57.00%
10th Percentile £335 £390 £155
90th Percentile £665 £501 £168
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £438 £163
% change year-on-year -8.57% +169.23% -62.43%
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 239 227 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.63% 15.42% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 111 249
Reading median daily rate £413 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +0.61% +9.85%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £288
90th Percentile £550 £625 £526
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 25
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £9.75 £27.70
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.49 £9.50 £13.15
% change year-on-year +147.26% -27.76% -61.32%

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 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Power BI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (28.57%) Tableau
6 4 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) OLAP
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Remedy
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework

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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (21.43%) Office 365
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (7.14%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) OLAP
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
6 2 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (14.29%) QlikView
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) Datazen
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (7.14%) MySQL
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
2 2 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) MDX
3 1 (7.14%) ADO
3 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ODBC
3 1 (7.14%) OLE
3 1 (7.14%) OLE DB
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (14.29%) Memory Management
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Economics
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Tableau
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase