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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 40 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.13% 0.50% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 1.27% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £388 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £388 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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
249 237 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.26% 39.77% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 127 163
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £298 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £515 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £33.08 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +19 10 £446 +15.16% 5
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) Clustering
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) LDAP
5 6 (33.33%) DHCP
5 6 (33.33%) DNS
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) WSUS
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (27.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) IIS
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
7 4 (22.22%) SAML
7 4 (22.22%) High Availability
7 4 (22.22%) PKI
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (22.22%) OAuth
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014

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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) DTS
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Identity Management Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) OAuth
2 4 (22.22%) SAML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) FastCGI
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) OAuth2
3 1 (5.56%) SPServices
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) PKI
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Database Security
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) API Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Information Management
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Tcl
3 1 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) MCDBA
3 3 (16.67%) OCP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) WSUS
2 5 (27.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (5.56%) DameWare
4 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) ForgeRock
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
4 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.56%) VMware