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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 51 49 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +47
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 43 27 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.15% 2.55% 2.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.56% 7.56% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 16
10th Percentile £203 £331 £220
25th Percentile £316 £400 £259
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £433 £356
Median % change year-on-year +4.05% +21.40% -13.64%
75th Percentile £500 £559 £425
90th Percentile £585 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
10th Percentile £19.55 - -
25th Percentile £20.38 - -
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
75th Percentile £29.50 - -
90th Percentile £32.05 - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year +2.27% -49.13% +76.52%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 450 357 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.92% 33.74% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 253 144
10th Percentile £150 £101 £182
25th Percentile £256 £213 £280
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%
75th Percentile £525 £488 £523
90th Percentile £595 £600 £604
England median daily rate £550 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 7
10th Percentile £13.95 £10.00 £11.24
25th Percentile £16.10 £10.81 £11.63
Median hourly rate £18.88 £15.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +25.83% -6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £23.06 £22.17 £34.45
90th Percentile £31.20 £27.42 £50.89
England median hourly rate £20.09 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +5.25% -2.44%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Power Platform in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Daily rate histogram for Power Platform in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Power Platform in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands 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
Leicestershire -4 10 £555 +11.00% 7
Northamptonshire -3 9 £275 -35.29% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £488 +36.36% 16
Lincolnshire - 7 £290 - 4
Derbyshire -9 4 £425 -17.07% 8
Power Platform
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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 35 (81.40%) Power BI
2 33 (76.74%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (65.12%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (32.56%) Azure
5 12 (27.91%) C#
6 11 (25.58%) Public Sector
7 10 (23.26%) Python
7 10 (23.26%) ETL
8 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (18.60%) .NET
9 8 (18.60%) DevOps
10 7 (16.28%) Analytics
10 7 (16.28%) Java
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (16.28%) Agile
11 6 (13.95%) Tableau
11 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
11 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.95%) Social Skills
12 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
12 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (11.63%) PowerApps
12 5 (11.63%) Azure DevOps
12 5 (11.63%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (11.63%) SOAP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (11.63%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (11.63%) PowerApps
3 4 (9.30%) Azure Logic Apps
3 4 (9.30%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (9.30%) Fivetran
3 4 (9.30%) Power Automate
3 4 (9.30%) SaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Snowflake
3 4 (9.30%) Stitch
4 3 (6.98%) Boomi
5 1 (2.33%) Asana
5 1 (2.33%) AWS
5 1 (2.33%) Azure Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (81.40%) Power BI
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
5 6 (13.95%) Tableau
6 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (9.30%) Looker
7 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
7 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
9 2 (4.65%) MySQL
10 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.33%) OLAP
10 1 (2.33%) OLTP
10 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.58%) Public Sector
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Social Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Police
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Power BI Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) SOAP
2 5 (11.63%) XML
3 3 (6.98%) JMS
3 3 (6.98%) JSON
3 3 (6.98%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) RESTful
4 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) HTML5
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) React
4 2 (4.65%) Vue.js
5 1 (2.33%) OAuth
5 1 (2.33%) PySpark
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
2 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) NHS
4 2 (4.65%) Legacy Systems
4 2 (4.65%) Low-Code
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (23.26%) ETL
3 8 (18.60%) DevOps
4 7 (16.28%) Agile
4 7 (16.28%) Analytics
5 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.63%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.30%) CI/CD
7 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) OOD
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) Python
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) C
6 4 (9.30%) C++
6 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) Ruby
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) HND
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) PMO
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Dell
3 3 (6.98%) Jitterbit
4 2 (4.65%) Databricks
4 2 (4.65%) Pega
4 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Cognos