Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 56 83
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 +25
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 51 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.58% 2.94% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 7.82% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 20
Bristol median daily rate £325 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.34% -
10th Percentile £210 £262 £205
90th Percentile £450 £403 £475
South West median daily rate £408 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +20.74% -10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £17.25 £22.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.59% -78.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £13.75 £22.00 £95.00
90th Percentile £18.75 £22.00 £105.00
South West median hourly rate £20.75 £22.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year -5.68% -78.00% +8.11%

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 800 639 658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.51% 37.52% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 457 530
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £270
90th Percentile £488 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 15
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -20.22%
10th Percentile £13.68 £24.91 £11.90
90th Percentile £50.10 £50.83 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.91% +12.38%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (39.22%) Office 365
4 17 (33.33%) .NET
4 17 (33.33%) Windows
5 13 (25.49%) C#
5 13 (25.49%) DHCP
5 13 (25.49%) DNS
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
6 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
6 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (19.61%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 9 (17.65%) Finance
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
8 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
8 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (13.73%) ITIL
9 7 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.76%) TDD
10 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.76%) VMware
10 6 (11.76%) Banking
10 6 (11.76%) SQL
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 6 (11.76%) RESTful
10 6 (11.76%) User Experience

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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (39.22%) Office 365
3 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) DHCP
1 13 (25.49%) DNS
2 7 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (7.84%) NAS
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
3 4 (7.84%) Skype
4 2 (3.92%) Extranet
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) Intranet
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) LDAP
5 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.96%) SMS
5 1 (1.96%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.96%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.96%) Power BI
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.96%) MSTest
4 1 (1.96%) NUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (7.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Messaging Support
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.92%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.76%) RESTful
3 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (9.80%) Durandal
3 5 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (9.80%) React
3 5 (9.80%) WCF
3 5 (9.80%) WinForms
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) Kafka
5 1 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) SOAP
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.84%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) DevOps
2 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (11.76%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
4 5 (9.80%) Load Testing
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
5 4 (7.84%) SDLC
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.88%) Workflow
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) ETL
7 2 (3.92%) Kanban
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) C#
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) Scala
6 1 (1.96%) Tcl
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) LXC
4 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.92%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.96%) Ansible
4 1 (1.96%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Citrix
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Nintex
4 3 (5.88%) Veritas
5 2 (3.92%) Dell
5 2 (3.92%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) BT
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Lotus
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Pegasus