Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 65 80
Rank change year-on-year +47 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 23 27 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.77% 2.25% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.96% 9.12% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 4
Median daily rate £544 £475 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.47% +11.11% -14.50%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £258
90th Percentile £600 £650 £510
East of England median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 96 296 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.43% 24.63% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 179 108
Median daily rate £488 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £313 £249 £240
90th Percentile £653 £638 £588
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 20
Median hourly rate £34.30 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.76% -2.86% -7.70%
10th Percentile £17.74 £15.95 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.86 £17.50 £20.14
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.53% -2.86% -57.06%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +41 15 £580 +5.45% 5
Power Platform
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (73.91%) Power BI
2 14 (60.87%) PowerApps
3 12 (52.17%) Talend
4 11 (47.83%) DevOps
4 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
5 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
5 10 (43.48%) ETL
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) Analytics
6 9 (39.13%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) AWS
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon S3
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon Aurora
8 7 (30.43%) Data Structures
8 7 (30.43%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) High Availability
9 6 (26.09%) Azure
9 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
9 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
10 5 (21.74%) Relational Database

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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) PowerApps
2 9 (39.13%) AWS
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon S3
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (26.09%) Azure
5 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) Power BI
2 8 (34.78%) Amazon Aurora
2 8 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (21.74%) Star Schema
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
7 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) webpack
General
1 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Data Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) OAuth
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) CSS3
3 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) Node.js
3 4 (17.39%) OAuth2
3 4 (17.39%) React
3 4 (17.39%) Redux
4 2 (8.70%) Matplotlib
4 2 (8.70%) Pandas
4 2 (8.70%) scikit-learn
4 2 (8.70%) Seaborn
5 1 (4.35%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) LIMS
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
2 10 (43.48%) ETL
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
5 7 (30.43%) High Availability
6 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
7 4 (17.39%) API Development
7 4 (17.39%) Data Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Microservices
7 4 (17.39%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (17.39%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) Wireframes
8 2 (8.70%) Business Forecasting
8 2 (8.70%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C#
1 4 (17.39%) ES6
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
1 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Talend
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Databricks
4 1 (4.35%) SAP