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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Power Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 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 Platform
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 48 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -27 +10 +19
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 24 32 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.97% 6.10% 5.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.45% 22.54% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 12
10th Percentile £126 £336 £403
25th Percentile £391 £389 £495
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £430 £475 £555
Median % change year-on-year -9.47% -14.41% +38.75%
75th Percentile £473 £526 £600
90th Percentile £486 £588 -
East of England median daily rate £434 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +5.21% -13.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £12.30 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% - -
75th Percentile £14.75 £21.75 -
90th Percentile - £42.55 -
East of England median hourly rate £26.98 £22.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +22.64% -22.81% -

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

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 254 142 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.44% 27.05% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 72 125
10th Percentile £243 £180 £315
25th Percentile £313 £323 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £538 £527 £575
90th Percentile £700 £613 £650
East of England median daily rate £475 £460 £475
% change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 33 2
10th Percentile - £11.25 £14.64
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £16.20
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £18.80
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -28.19% +8.99%
75th Percentile £15.75 £15.50 £21.40
90th Percentile - £22.02 £22.96
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £23.41
% change year-on-year -18.42% -18.84% +37.71%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Power Platform in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Power Platform in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Power Platform in Cambridgeshire

Power Platform
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough -21 13 £100 -77.78% 3
Cambridge -21 7 £400 -20.00% 7
Power Platform
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Power Platform 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 20 (83.33%) Power BI
2 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
5 11 (45.83%) Data Interpretation
6 8 (33.33%) Decision-Making
7 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (20.83%) Release Management
8 5 (20.83%) Agile
8 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
8 5 (20.83%) VBA
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma
9 4 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (16.67%) JIRA
9 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.67%) Confluence
9 4 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (16.67%) GitHub
9 4 (16.67%) Bitbucket
9 4 (16.67%) Trello
9 4 (16.67%) Situational Awareness
10 3 (12.50%) Social Skills

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (16.67%) GitHub
2 4 (16.67%) Trello
3 1 (4.17%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) Power BI
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Report Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft 365 Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Product Owner
7 1 (4.17%) React Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
2 11 (45.83%) Data Interpretation
3 8 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 5 (20.83%) Agile
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (16.67%) Situational Awareness
5 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) VBA
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Lua
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CSPO
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft