Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 48 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 -1
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 20 34 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.50% 3.25% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.31% 12.98% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 4
Median daily rate £550 £425 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +31.78% -24.12%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £242
90th Percentile £600 £650 £373
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £388
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £28.50 £11.63 £19.30
% change year-on-year +145.16% -39.77% -

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 194 262 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.92% 25.07% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 158 74
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £314 £221 £225
90th Percentile £650 £625 £571
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £18.80 £19.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.59% +39.29% -26.16%
10th Percentile £14.64 £16.15 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.96 £175.00 £19.20
Median hourly rate £26.25 £19.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -54.12% +18.06%

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

Power Platform
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

Power Platform
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram 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 26 May 2020. 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
Cambridge +14 15 £550 +29.41% 3
Power Platform
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 16 (80.00%) Power BI
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) PowerApps
3 7 (35.00%) Tableau
3 7 (35.00%) Talend
3 7 (35.00%) DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Azure
5 5 (25.00%) AWS
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (20.00%) Node.js
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) Office 365
6 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Microservices
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (20.00%) OAuth2
6 4 (20.00%) TypeScript

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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) PowerApps
2 5 (25.00%) AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Azure
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) Power BI
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) webpack
3 3 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) ERwin
4 1 (5.00%) Gerrit
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) CSS3
2 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) OAuth
2 4 (20.00%) OAuth2
2 4 (20.00%) React
2 4 (20.00%) Redux
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) Matplotlib
3 2 (10.00%) Pandas
3 2 (10.00%) scikit-learn
3 2 (10.00%) Seaborn
4 1 (5.00%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (5.00%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) LIMS
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (20.00%) API Development
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 4 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (15.00%) Data Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Data Science
6 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (15.00%) High Availability
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) ES6
2 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Tableau
1 7 (35.00%) Talend
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Databricks
4 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft