Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 August 2018 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 73 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 28 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.49% 1.16% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.68% 2.80% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £369 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.72% -9.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £289 £254 £348
90th Percentile £475 £483 £555
East of England median daily rate £375 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 - £47.50
10th Percentile £33.75 - £46.25
90th Percentile £41.25 - £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 £19.26 £47.50
% change year-on-year +172.55% -59.45% +26.67%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 419 500 590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.31% 41.53% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 242 331
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -8.50% +9.29%
10th Percentile £284 £231 £275
90th Percentile £533 £475 £506
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 63 49
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24.55 £32.75 £25.70
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.90 £50.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year +12.58% -5.03% +6.00%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 22 £388 +6.90% 19
Peterborough - 2 £295 - 2
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) VMware
4 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
5 13 (46.43%) Linux
6 11 (39.29%) DHCP
6 11 (39.29%) DNS
7 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 10 (35.71%) Citrix
7 10 (35.71%) NetApp
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (32.14%) vSphere
8 9 (32.14%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (25.00%) XenApp
9 7 (25.00%) WSUS
10 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
12 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (14.29%) Office 365
12 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (14.29%) PKI
12 4 (14.29%) C#
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) IIS

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) Documentum
6 1 (3.57%) nginx
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DHCP
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Firebird
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) GitLab
1 1 (3.57%) Grunt
1 1 (3.57%) gulp
1 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (3.57%) Mocha
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Trac
1 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Azure Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Management Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Management Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) LDAP
1 3 (10.71%) OAuth
1 3 (10.71%) SAML
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Django
2 1 (3.57%) Express
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) React
2 1 (3.57%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.57%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Debian
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
2 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Task Automation
3 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.57%) MVC
4 1 (3.57%) OO
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) SDLC
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Tcl
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ARP4754
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) vSphere
3 7 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.57%) Docker
7 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.57%) NFS
7 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) WSUS
2 3 (10.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
3 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) vMotion
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Rancher
4 1 (3.57%) Terraform
4 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Citrix
3 10 (35.71%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Qualys
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com