Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 20 March 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.

Windows PowerShell
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 62 75
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 +10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 78 47 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.89% 2.56% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 6.49% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 11
Bristol median daily rate £475 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.52% +7.85% -21.21%
10th Percentile £340 £233 £250
90th Percentile £575 £495 £425
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -11.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.57% -20.45% -
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £25.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year +63.11% +7.29% -

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 858 724 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 42.84% 39.50% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 488 405
Bristol median daily rate £438 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.54% +3.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £260
90th Percentile £578 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 23
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 £37.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.81% -4.49% +4.00%
10th Percentile £35.75 £24.50 £15.70
90th Percentile £63.80 £47.50 £48.30
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -5.04%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 36 (46.15%) Windows
2 28 (35.90%) SQL
3 26 (33.33%) DevOps
4 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
5 22 (28.21%) Python
5 22 (28.21%) Windows Server
6 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (26.92%) C#
7 20 (25.64%) .NET
8 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
8 19 (24.36%) Linux
8 19 (24.36%) Finance
9 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (23.08%) Docker
10 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
11 16 (20.51%) Office 365
11 16 (20.51%) Terraform
11 16 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (19.23%) Kubernetes
12 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
12 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (17.95%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (17.95%) CRM
13 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
13 14 (17.95%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (16.67%) ITIL
15 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
16 10 (12.82%) SCCM

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.41%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.13%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (20.51%) Office 365
4 6 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 5 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (5.13%) IaaS
7 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.85%) Datadog
7 3 (3.85%) PaaS
8 1 (1.28%) GitHub
8 1 (1.28%) NuGet
8 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Skype
2 6 (7.69%) Firewall
2 6 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 5 (6.41%) VPN
4 4 (5.13%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) SSH
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.56%) Power BI
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Toad
6 1 (1.28%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) Hudson
6 1 (1.28%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) MSI
6 1 (1.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Electronics
2 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.54%) Marketing
2 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) CRM Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Developer
5 11 (14.10%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (10.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Architect
10 4 (5.13%) AWS Architect
10 4 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Site Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (3.85%) LDAP
3 2 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.28%) CSS
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.28%) REST
4 1 (1.28%) RESTful
4 1 (1.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.97%) Fat Client
2 7 (8.97%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.15%) Windows
2 22 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 19 (24.36%) Linux
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
6 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.13%) Unix
8 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.56%) CentOS
9 2 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) DevOps
2 14 (17.95%) CRM
3 13 (16.67%) ITIL
4 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 7 (8.97%) Application Virtualisation
6 7 (8.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.41%) Migration
8 5 (6.41%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
10 3 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (3.85%) Server Management
10 3 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) SQL
2 22 (28.21%) Python
3 21 (26.92%) C#
4 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.54%) Ruby
7 4 (5.13%) Perl
8 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) EMIR
2 1 (1.28%) MiFID
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 18 (23.08%) Docker
2 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.69%) XenApp
5 6 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.28%) Firmware
9 1 (1.28%) iptables
9 1 (1.28%) NFS
9 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Terraform
2 15 (19.23%) Kubernetes
3 10 (12.82%) SCCM
4 7 (8.97%) Ansible
5 5 (6.41%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.85%) Grafana
6 3 (3.85%) Icinga
6 3 (3.85%) Nagios
7 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.28%) Puppet
8 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Citrix
2 9 (11.54%) SAP
3 8 (10.26%) VMware
4 7 (8.97%) Ivanti
4 7 (8.97%) Wyse
5 5 (6.41%) CA
5 5 (6.41%) Google
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle
6 3 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.28%) Cognos
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) Tableau
8 1 (1.28%) Veeam