Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 55 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 64 87
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 2.15% 3.34% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 8.06% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 62
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +17.14%
10th Percentile £320 £275 £213
90th Percentile £494 £575 £488
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Median hourly rate - £21.51 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.23% +135.29%
South West median hourly rate £37.25 £23.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +56.84% -44.12% +18.88%

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 159 794 901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.44% 41.46% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 530 629
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £264 £300 £280
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -0.59% -0.59%
10th Percentile £24.50 £20.01 £35.08
90th Percentile £50.40 £52.50 £49.63
Median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +5.88% -1.73%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Azure
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Ant
4 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management

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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Logic Apps
3 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
3 1 (8.33%) ShareGate
3 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (8.33%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
1 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) JMS
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (16.67%) WMI
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) VMware