Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 21 September 2019 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 163 162
Rank change year-on-year +67 -1 +38
Contract jobs citing Power Platform 74 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.86% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.02% 3.78% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £369 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.86% +0.34% -13.53%
10th Percentile £277 £247 £279
90th Percentile £569 £475 £487
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £16.61 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.50% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +59.09% +2.33% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,054 872 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.52% 17.44% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 607 274
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -1.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £256 £312 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £598
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -26.83% +32.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.28 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.23 £29.30
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.00 £20.96
% change year-on-year +20.68% -9.33% +10.29%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Power Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Yorkshire

Power Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Power Platform in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Power Platform in Yorkshire

Power Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power Platform in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power Platform in Yorkshire

Power Platform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Power Platform in Yorkshire

Power Platform
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +68 50 £425 +9.68% 22
South Yorkshire -10 12 £431 +27.78% 4
North Yorkshire +12 6 £326 +8.75% 1
East Yorkshire +1 2 - - 3
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 69 (93.24%) Power BI
2 60 (81.08%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
4 33 (44.59%) SQL
5 30 (40.54%) Azure
6 28 (37.84%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
8 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
10 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (24.32%) PowerApps
12 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (21.62%) Migration
13 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
13 16 (21.62%) Data Modelling
14 15 (20.27%) ETL
14 15 (20.27%) Finance
14 15 (20.27%) Visualisation
15 14 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
16 12 (16.22%) Tableau
17 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
18 10 (13.51%) Dynamics 365
18 10 (13.51%) Public Sector
19 9 (12.16%) Project Delivery
19 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
19 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
20 8 (10.81%) AWS
21 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
21 7 (9.46%) CRM

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (40.54%) Azure
2 18 (24.32%) PowerApps
3 10 (13.51%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (10.81%) AWS
5 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Flow
5 6 (8.11%) Office 365
6 4 (5.41%) GCP
7 3 (4.05%) OneDrive
8 2 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.35%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (93.24%) Power BI
2 28 (37.84%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (5.41%) QlikView
8 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.70%) Big Data
9 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.70%) KNIME
9 2 (2.70%) Lumira
9 2 (2.70%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (2.70%) SSDT
10 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) ProC
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Public Sector
3 4 (5.41%) Social Science
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Power BI Developer
4 8 (10.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Data Manager
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.05%) CRM Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.05%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.05%) Workflow Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Azure Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Designer
8 2 (2.70%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
1 5 (6.76%) D3.js
2 4 (5.41%) ggplot
2 4 (5.41%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.70%) .NET Core
4 2 (2.70%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.35%) JSON
5 1 (1.35%) MDX
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (1.35%) CMDB
3 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) Robotics
3 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
1 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (81.08%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) Data Modelling
3 16 (21.62%) Migration
4 15 (20.27%) ETL
4 15 (20.27%) Visualisation
5 14 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
7 9 (12.16%) Project Delivery
8 7 (9.46%) CRM
8 7 (9.46%) Project Management
9 6 (8.11%) Analytics
9 6 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (8.11%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
10 5 (6.76%) SDLC
11 4 (5.41%) API Development
11 4 (5.41%) Coaching
11 4 (5.41%) Data Science
11 4 (5.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) SQL
2 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.46%) Python
5 4 (5.41%) C
5 4 (5.41%) C#
5 4 (5.41%) C++
5 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (5.41%) Java
5 4 (5.41%) Perl
6 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Master's Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.70%) GDPR
2 2 (2.70%) PA-DSS
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) Tableau
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 5 (6.76%) Google
5 3 (4.05%) Alteryx
5 3 (4.05%) SAP
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Cognos
6 2 (2.70%) Informatica
6 2 (2.70%) Paxata
7 1 (1.35%) Databricks
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.35%) RedGate