Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PowerApps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerApps over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 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 PowerApps
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 340 397 689
Rank change year-on-year +57 +292 +169
Contract jobs citing PowerApps 527 167 175
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.09% 1.46% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 103 110
10th Percentile £338 £339 £292
25th Percentile £400 £381 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £435 £445
Median % change year-on-year +14.94% -2.25% -3.78%
75th Percentile £575 £500 £552
90th Percentile £625 £598 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £477 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.91% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.34

PowerApps is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25,231 11,404 26,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.36% 30.61% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,098 8,056 18,361
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
25th Percentile £419 £406 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £517 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +3.40% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £579
90th Percentile £688 £680 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 164 324
10th Percentile £12.18 £13.25 £12.74
25th Percentile £14.13 £16.44 £15.25
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +17.14%
75th Percentile £44.25 £35.19 £36.00
90th Percentile £65.45 £54.63 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.50% -1.55% +17.65%

PowerApps
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PowerApps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PowerApps in the UK

PowerApps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PowerApps.

Daily rate trend for PowerApps in the UK

PowerApps
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PowerApps over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for PowerApps in the UK

PowerApps
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PowerApps.

Hourly rate trend for PowerApps in the UK

PowerApps
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerApps within the UK over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
England +31 340 £500 +16.28% 138
London +20 198 £510 +20.00% 57
Work from Home -119 192 £500 +21.95% 27
UK excluding London -30 161 £477 +8.91% 98
South East -35 38 £525 +21.04% 30
Scotland -58 30 £450 +4.65% 9
Midlands -28 26 £475 +7.04% 16
South West +4 21 £475 +13.43% 3
North of England -29 21 £438 +6.71% 24
West Midlands -20 20 £475 +7.04% 13
North West -13 16 £500 +25.00% 14
East of England -14 12 £431 -28.13% 8
Wales +5 8 £356 - 4
East Midlands -10 6 £450 - 3
Yorkshire -14 5 £425 -10.53% 8
Northern Ireland - 5 £675 - 4

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing PowerApps 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 with a requirement for PowerApps.

1 527 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 354 (67.17%) Microsoft
3 348 (66.03%) Azure
4 254 (48.20%) Business Intelligence
5 251 (47.63%) SharePoint
6 249 (47.25%) Power BI
7 216 (40.99%) Microsoft 365
8 205 (38.90%) Power Automate
9 159 (30.17%) SQL
10 150 (28.46%) DevOps
10 150 (28.46%) Dynamics 365
11 131 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
12 119 (22.58%) CRM
13 112 (21.25%) Dynamics CRM
14 111 (21.06%) .NET
15 90 (17.08%) Social Skills
16 85 (16.13%) Migration
17 80 (15.18%) C#
18 79 (14.99%) PowerShell
19 75 (14.23%) JavaScript
20 73 (13.85%) Finance
21 68 (12.90%) Java
21 68 (12.90%) SQL Server
22 66 (12.52%) Oracle
23 64 (12.14%) Active Directory
24 62 (11.76%) Azure Logic Apps
25 58 (11.01%) SAP
26 54 (10.25%) Security Cleared
27 53 (10.06%) Dynamics AX
28 51 (9.68%) SC Cleared

PowerApps
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 251 (47.63%) SharePoint
2 27 (5.12%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.47%) CMS
4 11 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.52%) Drupal
5 8 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.14%) Confluence
7 5 (0.95%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.57%) IIS
9 3 (0.57%) Moodle
9 3 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.38%) SAS
10 2 (0.38%) Totara
10 2 (0.38%) WordPress
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (6.07%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.47%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 112 (21.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (10.06%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.95%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 527 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 348 (66.03%) Azure
3 216 (40.99%) Microsoft 365
4 205 (38.90%) Power Automate
5 150 (28.46%) Dynamics 365
6 62 (11.76%) Azure Logic Apps
7 48 (9.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 39 (7.40%) Serverless
9 38 (7.21%) Azure Functions
9 38 (7.21%) OneDrive
10 31 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
11 24 (4.55%) Azure Storage
12 21 (3.98%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 20 (3.80%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 20 (3.80%) Azure Stack
14 19 (3.61%) AWS
14 19 (3.61%) Azure Service Bus
15 13 (2.47%) PaaS
16 11 (2.09%) Azure Key Vault
16 11 (2.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.85%) Intranet
2 7 (1.33%) DNS
3 6 (1.14%) HTTP
3 6 (1.14%) Skype
4 5 (0.95%) NetScaler
5 3 (0.57%) SMTP
6 2 (0.38%) MPLS
6 2 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.19%) DVB
7 1 (0.19%) Firewall
7 1 (0.19%) GSM
7 1 (0.19%) LTE
7 1 (0.19%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (47.25%) Power BI
2 68 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 51 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
4 28 (5.31%) Data Lake
5 20 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.33%) OLTP
9 6 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.14%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.95%) MySQL
10 5 (0.95%) Tableau
11 3 (0.57%) Big Data
11 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.38%) QlikView
12 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (4.93%) JIRA
2 15 (2.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.14%) Selenium
6 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.57%) Subversion
7 2 (0.38%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.38%) MLflow
7 2 (0.38%) RStudio
7 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.38%) webpack
8 1 (0.19%) gulp
8 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.19%) Moq
8 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 90 (17.08%) Social Skills
2 73 (13.85%) Finance
3 46 (8.73%) Public Sector
4 43 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.23%) Retail
6 15 (2.85%) Marketing
7 12 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.09%) Presentation Skills
9 9 (1.71%) Law
9 9 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.52%) Banking
11 7 (1.33%) Legal
11 7 (1.33%) Organisational Skills
12 6 (1.14%) Electronics
13 5 (0.95%) Advertising
13 5 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.38%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.19%) Billing
15 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 182 (34.54%) Developer
2 82 (15.56%) Consultant
3 72 (13.66%) Architect
4 37 (7.02%) Applications Developer
4 37 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 37 (7.02%) Power BI Developer
5 36 (6.83%) Azure Engineer
6 26 (4.93%) SharePoint Developer
7 24 (4.55%) Analyst
8 22 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 22 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (3.42%) SharePoint Consultant
11 17 (3.23%) Azure Architect
12 16 (3.04%) Azure Developer
12 16 (3.04%) Platform Engineer
12 16 (3.04%) Technical Leader
13 15 (2.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 15 (2.85%) CRM Developer
13 15 (2.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (21.06%) .NET
2 47 (8.92%) J2EE
3 30 (5.69%) Web Services
4 25 (4.74%) HTML
5 24 (4.55%) REST
6 23 (4.36%) CSS
7 21 (3.98%) ASP.NET
8 16 (3.04%) jQuery
9 15 (2.85%) JSON
9 15 (2.85%) React
10 12 (2.28%) SOAP
11 11 (2.09%) .NET Core
12 10 (1.90%) AngularJS
12 10 (1.90%) HTML5 Canvas
12 10 (1.90%) React Native
13 9 (1.71%) ADO
14 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (1.52%) Microsoft Graph
15 6 (1.14%) Node.js
16 5 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.36%) User Experience
2 18 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (2.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (0.95%) NHS
4 5 (0.95%) Wiki
5 4 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.76%) PKI
5 4 (0.76%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.57%) Cloud Native
6 3 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.38%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.38%) Legacy Applications
7 2 (0.38%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (0.38%) Reinsurance
7 2 (0.38%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.19%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.07%) Windows
2 19 (3.61%) Windows 10
3 14 (2.66%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.95%) Linux
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (48.20%) Business Intelligence
2 150 (28.46%) DevOps
3 131 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (22.58%) CRM
5 85 (16.13%) Migration
6 51 (9.68%) Visualisation
7 44 (8.35%) Analytics
8 43 (8.16%) Data Modelling
9 38 (7.21%) ETL
9 38 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (6.83%) Scrum
11 35 (6.64%) Requirements Gathering
12 29 (5.50%) Project Management
12 29 (5.50%) Prototyping
13 28 (5.31%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (5.12%) Decision-Making
15 25 (4.74%) Data Analysis
16 23 (4.36%) Software Engineering
16 23 (4.36%) Waterfall
17 21 (3.98%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 159 (30.17%) SQL
2 80 (15.18%) C#
3 79 (14.99%) PowerShell
4 75 (14.23%) JavaScript
5 68 (12.90%) Java
6 38 (7.21%) Python
7 23 (4.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 14 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 14 (2.66%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.52%) VB
10 5 (0.95%) R
10 5 (0.95%) VBA
11 4 (0.76%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.57%) C
13 2 (0.38%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (0.38%) C++
13 2 (0.38%) Perl
13 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (10.25%) Security Cleared
2 51 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.17%) Degree
4 13 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.57%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.57%) PMP
8 2 (0.38%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) MCP
9 1 (0.19%) MCSE
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.04%) PMO
2 10 (1.90%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.95%) NCSC
4 4 (0.76%) SLA
4 4 (0.76%) WCAG
5 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.57%) QA
6 2 (0.38%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.19%) HL7
7 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 64 (12.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.28%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.90%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.95%) XenApp
5 4 (0.76%) Docker
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (4.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (4.55%) Terraform
3 18 (3.42%) SCCM
4 5 (0.95%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.95%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.57%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (0.38%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.19%) Puppet
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 354 (67.17%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.52%) Oracle
3 58 (11.01%) SAP
4 25 (4.74%) Databricks
5 18 (3.42%) Atlassian
6 14 (2.66%) Citrix
7 12 (2.28%) Nintex
8 10 (1.90%) VMware
9 5 (0.95%) Alteryx
9 5 (0.95%) F5
9 5 (0.95%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.95%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.76%) Dell
10 4 (0.76%) Lotus
10 4 (0.76%) Sonus
11 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.57%) Workday
12 2 (0.38%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.38%) Splunk
12 2 (0.38%) Telstra