The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South East / Surrey
Rank 34 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 43 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.62% 4.44% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.83% 10.52% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 30
Median daily rate £370 £420 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £330 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £46.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 - £39.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 - £56.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
311 504 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.44% 42.18% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 349 338
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £46.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.82% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.62 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Cobham 0 9 £354 -15.77%
Staines +4 8 £500 +2.56% 1
Woking - 6 £423 - 1
Guildford -3 3 £361 -9.68%
Leatherhead +18 1 £450 - 1
Camberley -3 1 £325 -40.90%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 43 (48.86%) Windows
2 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.50%) Puppet
4 27 (30.68%) SQL
4 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
5 26 (29.55%) Linux
5 26 (29.55%) VMware
6 23 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (22.73%) C#
9 19 (21.59%) T-SQL
9 19 (21.59%) Python
9 19 (21.59%) Windows Server
10 16 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (18.18%) Ansible
11 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
11 15 (17.05%) Web Services
12 14 (15.91%) AWS CloudTrail
12 14 (15.91%) REST
12 14 (15.91%) Public Cloud
13 13 (14.77%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (14.77%) .NET
14 12 (13.64%) Finance
14 12 (13.64%) Service Management
14 12 (13.64%) VBScript
14 12 (13.64%) XML
14 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.64%) Perl
14 12 (13.64%) VPN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (7.95%) IIS
1 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.91%) AWS CloudTrail
3 8 (9.09%) Office 365
4 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (6.82%) GitHub
6 3 (3.41%) IaaS
6 3 (3.41%) PaaS
7 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) DNS
1 12 (13.64%) VPN
2 9 (10.23%) FTP
2 9 (10.23%) SMTP
3 4 (4.55%) Firewall
3 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.27%) DHCP
4 2 (2.27%) SAN
4 2 (2.27%) Skype
4 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (1.14%) IPsec
5 1 (1.14%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) MPLS
5 1 (1.14%) Network Security
5 1 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.14%) SSL
5 1 (1.14%) VoIP
5 1 (1.14%) VSAN
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.41%) Big Data
4 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) MS Access
6 1 (1.14%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.50%) Selenium
4 10 (11.36%) NUnit
4 10 (11.36%) SpecFlow
4 10 (11.36%) WebDriver
5 9 (10.23%) MSTest
6 7 (7.95%) MSI
7 6 (6.82%) Metasploit
7 6 (6.82%) MSBuild
7 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.27%) Subversion
9 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.14%) TestNG
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Military
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (14.77%) Security Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
4 8 (9.09%) Build Automation Specialist
4 8 (9.09%) Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Cloud Specialist
6 5 (5.68%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) VMware Specialist
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) Web Services
2 14 (15.91%) REST
3 13 (14.77%) .NET
4 12 (13.64%) XML
5 10 (11.36%) SOAP
6 9 (10.23%) RESTful
7 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.41%) HTML
9 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.14%) COM
9 1 (1.14%) jQuery
9 1 (1.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Windows
2 26 (29.55%) Linux
3 19 (21.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (12.50%) CentOS
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.23%) Ubuntu
6 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.27%) Unix
9 1 (1.14%) Debian
9 1 (1.14%) VMS
9 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.64%) Service Management
3 10 (11.36%) BDD
3 10 (11.36%) Build Automation
3 10 (11.36%) Business Transformation
3 10 (11.36%) DNA
3 10 (11.36%) TDD
4 9 (10.23%) Application Packaging
4 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
4 9 (10.23%) MVVM
4 9 (10.23%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.09%) Kanban
5 8 (9.09%) SDLC
5 8 (9.09%) Server Hardening
5 8 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.82%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (6.82%) Migration
7 6 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.68%) SQL
2 20 (22.73%) C#
3 19 (21.59%) Python
3 19 (21.59%) T-SQL
4 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 12 (13.64%) Perl
4 12 (13.64%) VBScript
5 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.41%) C
7 3 (3.41%) Java
7 3 (3.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.27%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.27%) VB
8 2 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) AWS Certification
3 6 (6.82%) CEH
3 6 (6.82%) RHCT
4 3 (3.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.27%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) MCITP
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.27%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.77%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.82%) vSphere
5 3 (3.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (37.50%) Puppet
2 23 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (18.18%) Ansible
4 12 (13.64%) vRealize
5 8 (9.09%) Packer
6 4 (4.55%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 2 (2.27%) SCCM
7 2 (2.27%) SCOM
8 1 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.14%) OpenView
8 1 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.55%) VMware
3 10 (11.36%) Bluefish Communications
3 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.95%) NetApp
5 6 (6.82%) AppDynamics
6 5 (5.68%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.68%) TOWER Software
7 4 (4.55%) HP
7 4 (4.55%) SolidFire
8 3 (3.41%) Altiris
9 2 (2.27%) Cisco
9 2 (2.27%) Oracle
9 2 (2.27%) SAP
10 1 (1.14%) AppSense
10 1 (1.14%) Barracuda Networks