Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 66 99
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 -48
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 23 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.62% 1.42% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.65% 2.82% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +60.00% -31.51%
10th Percentile £335 £283 £225
90th Percentile £490 £605 £380
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.18 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.18 £16.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.94% -58.75% -5.33%

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 630 568 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.24% 50.35% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 274 461
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £285 £238 £263
90th Percentile £488 £488 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 45
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 23 November 2017.

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

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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 23 November 2017. 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 +1 15 £363 -3.33% 6
PowerShell
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) NetApp
4 8 (34.78%) SAN
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 7 (30.43%) Subversion
5 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) Content Management
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) CMS
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
7 5 (21.74%) SDL Web 8
7 5 (21.74%) VBScript
7 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) SNMP
8 4 (17.39%) HP
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco

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 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) GIMP
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) SNMP
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) LDAP
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
2 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.70%) Mocha
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.35%) webpack
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Durandal
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (8.70%) LESS
2 2 (8.70%) React
2 2 (8.70%) Sass
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) SAML
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) Content Management
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) Microservices
6 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Test Management
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) VBScript
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) vMotion
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (39.13%) NetApp
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.35%) Coveo
7 1 (4.35%) Sitecore