Period
to 3 March 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 283 498 748
Rank change year-on-year +215 +250 +109
Contract jobs citing PowerApps 427 234 134
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.61% 1.16% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 176 93
Median daily rate £475 £473 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £328 £313
90th Percentile £638 £663 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £488
% change year-on-year -2.86% -10.26% +13.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 - -

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 16,377 20,197 25,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.92% 30.17% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,654 14,183 17,880
Median daily rate £500 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £310 £279 £309
90th Percentile £650 £673 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 297 266
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.65 £11.50
90th Percentile £61.00 £61.10 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £17.43
% change year-on-year +2.63% +9.01% +16.20%

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 3 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PowerApps over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 3 March 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 +200 320 £475 - 158
London +146 216 £500 +2.56% 52
Work from Home -82 158 £475 -11.63% 52
UK excluding London +137 118 £425 -2.86% 108
North of England +79 37 £406 +1.56% 29
South East +110 26 £449 +5.59% 32
Midlands +41 23 £450 - 22
Scotland +33 20 £425 +11.84% 2
North West +53 19 £381 -19.74% 14
East Midlands +37 15 £450 +16.13% 7
Yorkshire +55 12 £465 +16.25% 15
South West +61 10 £438 -45.31% 9
West Midlands +21 8 £210 -59.92% 15
North East +22 7 £160 -52.94%
East of England +59 1 £288 -32.22% 11
Wales +14 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 426 (99.77%) Power Platform
2 254 (59.48%) Azure
3 239 (55.97%) Microsoft
4 153 (35.83%) Power Automate
5 146 (34.19%) SharePoint
5 146 (34.19%) Power BI
6 142 (33.26%) Business Intelligence
7 140 (32.79%) Microsoft 365
8 114 (26.70%) PowerShell
9 109 (25.53%) DevOps
10 103 (24.12%) Logic Apps
11 102 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
12 88 (20.61%) Dynamics 365
13 78 (18.27%) SQL
14 75 (17.56%) SQL Server
15 69 (16.16%) C#
16 62 (14.52%) Migration
17 60 (14.05%) Public Sector
18 59 (13.82%) Serverless
18 59 (13.82%) Azure Functions
18 59 (13.82%) CRM
19 58 (13.58%) Security Cleared
20 57 (13.35%) Dynamics CRM
21 56 (13.11%) SC Cleared
22 55 (12.88%) JavaScript
23 53 (12.41%) Azure SQL Database
24 49 (11.48%) .NET
25 44 (10.30%) Finance
25 44 (10.30%) Terraform
26 40 (9.37%) Test Automation

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
1 146 (34.19%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (1.41%) IIS
3 6 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.17%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.47%) SAS
6 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Confluence
7 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.23%) Moodle
7 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.23%) nginx
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.51%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 57 (13.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.70%) Avolution ABACUS
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 426 (99.77%) Power Platform
2 254 (59.48%) Azure
3 153 (35.83%) Power Automate
4 140 (32.79%) Microsoft 365
5 103 (24.12%) Logic Apps
6 88 (20.61%) Dynamics 365
7 59 (13.82%) Azure Functions
7 59 (13.82%) Serverless
8 39 (9.13%) OneDrive
9 17 (3.98%) Yammer
10 13 (3.04%) Azure Data Factory
11 11 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (1.87%) AWS
13 6 (1.41%) PaaS
13 6 (1.41%) ShareGate
14 5 (1.17%) IaaS
15 4 (0.94%) SaaS
16 3 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
16 3 (0.70%) GitHub
17 1 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.81%) Intranet
2 5 (1.17%) DNS
2 5 (1.17%) HTTP
2 5 (1.17%) Skype
3 4 (0.94%) Internet
3 4 (0.94%) OpenScape
4 3 (0.70%) VPN
5 2 (0.47%) Extranet
5 2 (0.47%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (34.19%) Power BI
2 75 (17.56%) SQL Server
3 53 (12.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 36 (8.43%) OLTP
5 23 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.81%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.58%) Data Lake
10 10 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.11%) MS Access
11 9 (2.11%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.87%) Cosmos DB
12 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.41%) MySQL
14 5 (1.17%) Big Data
15 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.20%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (1.87%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.70%) SpecFlow
4 3 (0.70%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.47%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.47%) JIRA
5 2 (0.47%) JUnit
5 2 (0.47%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.47%) NUnit
5 2 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.23%) Hudson
6 1 (0.23%) RStudio
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
6 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (14.05%) Public Sector
2 44 (10.30%) Finance
3 26 (6.09%) Law
4 8 (1.87%) Marketing
5 7 (1.64%) Advertising
6 6 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.94%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.94%) Banking
7 4 (0.94%) Brand Awareness
7 4 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.70%) Electronics
8 3 (0.70%) Local Government
8 3 (0.70%) Retail
9 2 (0.47%) Automotive
9 2 (0.47%) Police
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (28.10%) Developer
2 72 (16.86%) Consultant
3 52 (12.18%) Architect
4 43 (10.07%) Azure Engineer
5 39 (9.13%) Analyst
6 38 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (7.26%) Platform Engineer
8 30 (7.03%) Microsoft Developer
9 25 (5.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 22 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 21 (4.92%) Applications Developer
11 21 (4.92%) Designer
12 19 (4.45%) Azure DevOps
12 19 (4.45%) UX Designer
13 18 (4.22%) Power BI Developer
14 17 (3.98%) SharePoint Developer
15 15 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 14 (3.28%) Azure Developer
17 13 (3.04%) Power BI Consultant
17 13 (3.04%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (11.48%) .NET
2 35 (8.20%) JSON
3 32 (7.49%) HTML
4 31 (7.26%) Web Services
5 29 (6.79%) CSS
6 23 (5.39%) XML
7 14 (3.28%) HTML5 Canvas
7 14 (3.28%) REST
8 13 (3.04%) ASP.NET
8 13 (3.04%) jQuery
9 9 (2.11%) .NET Core
10 8 (1.87%) HTML5
10 8 (1.87%) RESTful
11 7 (1.64%) Middleware
12 6 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (1.41%) WCF
13 5 (1.17%) Natural Language Processing
14 4 (0.94%) CSS3
14 4 (0.94%) GraphQL
14 4 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.32%) User Experience
2 21 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.64%) NHS
8 6 (1.41%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.23%) Acoustics
12 1 (0.23%) FMCG
12 1 (0.23%) iPhone
12 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.04%) Windows
2 6 (1.41%) Windows 10
2 6 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.47%) Linux
4 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (33.26%) Business Intelligence
2 109 (25.53%) DevOps
3 102 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (14.52%) Migration
5 59 (13.82%) CRM
6 40 (9.37%) Test Automation
7 36 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 36 (8.43%) TDD
8 34 (7.96%) Data Modelling
8 34 (7.96%) Deployment Automation
9 33 (7.73%) Visualisation
10 31 (7.26%) Analytics
10 31 (7.26%) Decision-Making
11 29 (6.79%) BDD
11 29 (6.79%) Data Ingestion
11 29 (6.79%) Workflow
12 26 (6.09%) Project Delivery
13 24 (5.62%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 21 (4.92%) Prototyping
15 18 (4.22%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 114 (26.70%) PowerShell
2 78 (18.27%) SQL
3 69 (16.16%) C#
4 55 (12.88%) JavaScript
5 22 (5.15%) Python
6 16 (3.75%) Java
7 15 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (1.41%) VB
10 5 (1.17%) C
11 4 (0.94%) COBOL
11 4 (0.94%) VBA
12 2 (0.47%) U-SQL
13 1 (0.23%) Perl
13 1 (0.23%) PHP
13 1 (0.23%) R
13 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 58 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 56 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.04%) Degree
4 12 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.70%) MCSE
7 2 (0.47%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.34%) SLA
2 7 (1.64%) WCAG
3 5 (1.17%) QA
4 2 (0.47%) NCSC
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.23%) GDPR
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) NIST
5 1 (0.23%) NIST 800
System Software
1 25 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (10.30%) Terraform
2 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.94%) SCCM
4 2 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 239 (55.97%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.85%) Nintex
3 12 (2.81%) Oracle
4 10 (2.34%) SAP
5 6 (1.41%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.17%) Databricks
6 5 (1.17%) ESRI
7 4 (0.94%) Splunk
8 3 (0.70%) Citrix
8 3 (0.70%) Dell
8 3 (0.70%) Progress
8 3 (0.70%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe
9 2 (0.47%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.47%) Remedy
9 2 (0.47%) Varonis
10 1 (0.23%) ABBYY
10 1 (0.23%) Facebook
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.23%) Twitter