The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 35 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 1.31% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 2.64% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £363 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £25.80
% change year-on-year
+35.84% +2.73%
PowerShell
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
181 227 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 51.57% 49.46% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 179 146
Median daily rate £375 £350 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £10.40 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) MCSA
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Cognos
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) VBScript
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Email Migration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Email Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) VCP5
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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