Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -22
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 18 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.72% 1.51% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 3.38% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £330 £406 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.77% -1.52% +26.92%
10th Percentile £273 £307 £358
90th Percentile £525 £560 £538
East of England median daily rate £355 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -21.11% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 £17.77 £42.50
% change year-on-year +195.44% -58.19% +97.67%

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 412 474 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.28% 44.80% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 221 276
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £269 £230 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 57 45
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £18.50 £32.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.00 £49.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year -2.44% +5.47% +2.98%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -6 9 £400 -3.03% 13
Peterborough - 4 £295 - 4
Huntingdon - 1 - -
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (38.89%) WSUS
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) SAML
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) SCCM
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) React
5 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (16.67%) Durandal
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (16.67%) Git (software)

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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GIMP
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Firebird
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (16.67%) Mocha
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Server Support
3 3 (16.67%) Wintel Support
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) SAML
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Durandal
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (16.67%) LESS
2 3 (16.67%) React
2 3 (16.67%) Sass
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) OAuth
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Debian
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) DevOps
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Content Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Microservices
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Groovy
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) WSUS
2 4 (22.22%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (5.56%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) HP ALM
4 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.56%) Nagios
4 1 (5.56%) Rancher
4 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Coveo
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Qualys
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Siemens