Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 46 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 -52
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 15 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.12% 1.72% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 3.18% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +50.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £335 £350 £225
90th Percentile £490 £413 £275
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £250
% change year-on-year -9.38% +60.00% -31.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £16.18 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.18 - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 345 346 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 48.73% 54.06% 53.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 187 336
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £300 £272 £263
90th Percentile £488 £480 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 40 26
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.38% -7.25% -9.21%
10th Percentile £33.13 £32.50 £35.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £64.00 £55.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Cambridge

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Cambridge

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Cambridge

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Content Management
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) CMS
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) SNMP
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) SDL Web 8
6 4 (26.67%) VBScript
6 4 (26.67%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) GIMP
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (13.33%) Mocha
4 1 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (6.67%) gulp
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Sitecore Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Durandal
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (13.33%) LESS
2 2 (13.33%) React
2 2 (13.33%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) SAML
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Content Management
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) VBScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) vMotion
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.67%) Coveo
5 1 (6.67%) Sitecore