Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 344 311 598
Rank change year-on-year -33 +287 +202
Contract jobs citing PowerApps 651 243 236
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.75% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.14% 2.34% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 178 153
10th Percentile £363 £262 £311
25th Percentile £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
75th Percentile £575 £547 £550
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £17.00 £21.00 £20.26
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £22.34
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% -1.50% -
75th Percentile £22.25 £23.00 £24.41
90th Percentile £24.20 " £37.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £22.34
% change year-on-year -18.18% -1.50% -

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 30,385 10,406 24,658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.56% 31.91% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,918 7,305 17,222
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £495
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 158 370
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.18 £13.48
25th Percentile £14.25 £16.46 £16.25
Median hourly rate £20.51 £21.93 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -6.48% +6.98% +17.14%
75th Percentile £44.00 £40.56 £39.50
90th Percentile £65.25 £57.50 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +14.29%

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 28 October 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 17 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 28 October 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 -49 446 £500 +17.65% 161
London -44 248 £513 +17.14% 51
Work from Home -78 215 £500 +11.11% 41
UK excluding London -90 191 £475 +7.95% 120
North of England -67 41 £500 +19.40% 33
South East -68 40 £501 +17.87% 21
South West -29 32 £475 +8.57% 15
Midlands -65 32 £475 +15.15% 26
West Midlands -52 28 £475 +50.79% 17
North West -39 25 £500 +17.65% 15
Scotland -84 20 £450 -5.26% 8
Yorkshire -33 15 £475 +15.15% 16
East of England -46 14 £375 -34.78% 14
Wales -18 8 £331 - 2
East Midlands -49 4 £450 -18.18% 9
Northern Ireland - 4 £500 - 1
North East -10 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 641 (98.46%) Power Platform
2 438 (67.28%) Microsoft
3 407 (62.52%) Azure
4 360 (55.30%) SharePoint
5 348 (53.46%) Business Intelligence
6 325 (49.92%) Power BI
7 302 (46.39%) Power Automate
8 246 (37.79%) Microsoft 365
9 229 (35.18%) Dynamics 365
10 221 (33.95%) SQL
11 192 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
12 178 (27.34%) .NET
13 172 (26.42%) CRM
14 167 (25.65%) Dynamics CRM
15 150 (23.04%) DevOps
16 133 (20.43%) C#
17 122 (18.74%) Finance
18 121 (18.59%) JavaScript
19 115 (17.67%) Social Skills
20 103 (15.82%) Java
21 100 (15.36%) Migration
22 98 (15.05%) Oracle
23 94 (14.44%) SQL Server
24 93 (14.29%) SAP
25 86 (13.21%) Active Directory
25 86 (13.21%) Dynamics AX
26 82 (12.60%) J2EE
26 82 (12.60%) Azure Logic Apps
27 75 (11.52%) PowerShell
28 73 (11.21%) Windows

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
1 360 (55.30%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.45%) MS Exchange
3 24 (3.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (1.84%) CMS
5 9 (1.38%) IIS
6 8 (1.23%) Drupal
7 6 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (0.92%) Anypoint
7 6 (0.92%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.77%) Confluence
9 4 (0.61%) OpenROAD
10 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.31%) Totara
11 2 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.23%) InfoPath
3 8 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 167 (25.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 86 (13.21%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.92%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.31%) Avolution ABACUS
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 641 (98.46%) Power Platform
2 407 (62.52%) Azure
3 302 (46.39%) Power Automate
4 246 (37.79%) Microsoft 365
5 229 (35.18%) Dynamics 365
6 82 (12.60%) Azure Logic Apps
7 70 (10.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 49 (7.53%) Azure Data Factory
9 47 (7.22%) Serverless
10 42 (6.45%) Azure Functions
11 35 (5.38%) OneDrive
12 34 (5.22%) Azure Service Bus
13 25 (3.84%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 24 (3.69%) PaaS
15 18 (2.76%) Yammer
16 16 (2.46%) AWS
16 16 (2.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 16 (2.46%) Azure Stack
16 16 (2.46%) Azure Storage
17 15 (2.30%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.00%) Intranet
2 7 (1.08%) DNS
3 5 (0.77%) Firewall
3 5 (0.77%) HTTP
3 5 (0.77%) NetScaler
3 5 (0.77%) SMTP
3 5 (0.77%) WAAS
4 4 (0.61%) Extranet
5 3 (0.46%) Skype
6 2 (0.31%) Internet
6 2 (0.31%) MPLS
7 1 (0.15%) AMQP
7 1 (0.15%) DHCP
7 1 (0.15%) DVB
7 1 (0.15%) GSM
7 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.15%) LTE
7 1 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.15%) SAN
7 1 (0.15%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (49.92%) Power BI
2 94 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 47 (7.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 47 (7.22%) Data Lake
4 33 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (2.76%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.15%) Power Query
10 10 (1.54%) Tableau
11 6 (0.92%) Metadata
12 5 (0.77%) Big Data
12 5 (0.77%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.77%) MySQL
13 4 (0.61%) Delta Lake
13 4 (0.61%) Ingres
13 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.61%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (5.07%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.76%) JIRA
3 18 (2.76%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.38%) Selenium
6 8 (1.23%) Subversion
7 7 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.92%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.77%) Bitbucket
9 5 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.46%) MLflow
12 2 (0.31%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.31%) GitLab
12 2 (0.31%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.31%) Maven
12 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Code
12 2 (0.31%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 122 (18.74%) Finance
2 115 (17.67%) Social Skills
3 57 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (6.14%) Public Sector
5 36 (5.53%) Marketing
6 20 (3.07%) Presentation Skills
7 18 (2.76%) Retail
8 15 (2.30%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.00%) Legal
10 12 (1.84%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.54%) Banking
12 8 (1.23%) Electronics
13 6 (0.92%) Advertising
14 5 (0.77%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
15 4 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.61%) Law
15 4 (0.61%) Publishing
16 3 (0.46%) Influencing Skills
17 1 (0.15%) Police
Job Titles
1 228 (35.02%) Developer
2 111 (17.05%) Consultant
3 98 (15.05%) Architect
4 52 (7.99%) SharePoint Developer
5 47 (7.22%) Applications Developer
6 42 (6.45%) Analyst
7 41 (6.30%) Power BI Developer
8 36 (5.53%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 23 (3.53%) SharePoint Consultant
11 21 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
12 18 (2.76%) Microsoft Developer
13 17 (2.61%) Technical Architect
14 14 (2.15%) Azure Developer
14 14 (2.15%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
14 14 (2.15%) Technical Consultant
15 13 (2.00%) Data Engineer
15 13 (2.00%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
15 13 (2.00%) SharePoint Architect
16 12 (1.84%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (27.34%) .NET
2 82 (12.60%) J2EE
3 44 (6.76%) HTML
4 43 (6.61%) CSS
5 36 (5.53%) jQuery
6 28 (4.30%) REST
7 25 (3.84%) Web Services
8 23 (3.53%) ASP.NET
8 23 (3.53%) JSON
9 20 (3.07%) HTML5
10 18 (2.76%) React
11 12 (1.84%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.84%) ADO
11 12 (1.84%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.69%) HTML5 Canvas
12 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Graph
12 11 (1.69%) XML
13 9 (1.38%) .NET Core
13 9 (1.38%) RESTful
13 9 (1.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.84%) User Experience
2 6 (0.92%) Legacy Systems
2 6 (0.92%) Virtual Team
2 6 (0.92%) Wiki
3 5 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (0.77%) Legacy Applications
3 5 (0.77%) Public Cloud
3 5 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (0.61%) Cloud Native
4 4 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (0.61%) Data Structures
4 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (0.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (0.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (0.61%) Private Cloud
5 3 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.31%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (0.31%) NHS
6 2 (0.31%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.21%) Windows
2 29 (4.45%) Windows Server
3 23 (3.53%) Windows 10
4 14 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.38%) Linux
7 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (0.92%) Unix
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.31%) VMS
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (53.46%) Business Intelligence
2 192 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (26.42%) CRM
4 150 (23.04%) DevOps
5 100 (15.36%) Migration
6 63 (9.68%) Scrum
7 56 (8.60%) Data Modelling
8 53 (8.14%) Analytics
9 49 (7.53%) Requirements Gathering
9 49 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 49 (7.53%) Visualisation
10 43 (6.61%) Project Delivery
11 41 (6.30%) ETL
11 41 (6.30%) Problem-Solving
12 35 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (5.38%) Project Management
13 30 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (4.61%) Decision-Making
14 28 (4.30%) ERP
14 28 (4.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 221 (33.95%) SQL
2 133 (20.43%) C#
3 121 (18.59%) JavaScript
4 103 (15.82%) Java
5 75 (11.52%) PowerShell
6 52 (7.99%) Python
7 28 (4.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 28 (4.30%) TypeScript
8 15 (2.30%) R
9 14 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.69%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.38%) VB
12 7 (1.08%) VBA
13 6 (0.92%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.92%) C++
14 4 (0.61%) C
15 3 (0.46%) X++
16 2 (0.31%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (0.31%) Perl
16 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (7.99%) Security Cleared
2 50 (7.68%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.76%) Degree
4 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.61%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.46%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.46%) PMP
7 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.31%) ACCA
9 1 (0.15%) CIMA
9 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.61%) PMO
2 9 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.92%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.92%) GDPR
3 6 (0.92%) QA
4 2 (0.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) IFRS
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) NCSC
5 1 (0.15%) P3O
5 1 (0.15%) Section 508
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 86 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.76%) Virtual Desktop
3 12 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.54%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.77%) XenApp
7 3 (0.46%) Docker
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 42 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 23 (3.53%) SCCM
3 6 (0.92%) Puppet
4 5 (0.77%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.77%) vCenter Server
5 4 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.46%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.31%) Automic
7 2 (0.31%) CASB
7 2 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.31%) Terraform
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
8 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 438 (67.28%) Microsoft
2 98 (15.05%) Oracle
3 93 (14.29%) SAP
4 26 (3.99%) Databricks
5 24 (3.69%) Citrix
6 20 (3.07%) Nintex
7 15 (2.30%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.69%) VMware
9 8 (1.23%) Adobe
10 6 (0.92%) JD Edwards
10 6 (0.92%) Lotus
10 6 (0.92%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.92%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.77%) F5
12 4 (0.61%) Hortonworks
12 4 (0.61%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.61%) UiPath
13 3 (0.46%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.46%) CyberArk
13 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com