The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cobham with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Surrey / Cobham
Rank 2 4 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cobham 50.00% 50.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £389 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £338
% change year-on-year -10.25% +15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.06% +172.22%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cobham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cobham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2 12 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cobham 100.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Median daily rate £250 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.02% -3.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Cobham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cobham citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Cobham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Cobham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

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

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Service Management
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 5 (55.56%) MSBuild
4 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
4 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (55.56%) AppDynamics
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp

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Top Related IT Skills in Cobham 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 (66.67%) IIS
2 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) MSBuild
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Server Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Service Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) AppDynamics
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp