The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 48 75 29
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -46
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 4 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 0.47% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 0.98% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 16
Median daily rate £400 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £250 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -8.16%
PowerShell
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 409 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.28% 48.00% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 259 243
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -17.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
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 PowerShell within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +20 5 £350 +40.00% 4
Peterborough +9 1 £550 +120.00% 3
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 7 (43.75%) SCCM
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) Migration
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (31.25%) Office 365
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Puppet
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) MCSA
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (25.00%) Ansible
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification

PowerShell
Top Related 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) LDAP
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.25%) DTS
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Email Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Email Migration
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Database Security
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) OCP
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) VCP5
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
3 2 (12.50%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat