Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 18 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 59 57
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 26 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.54% 2.17% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.26% 6.61% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 3
Coventry median daily rate £425 £333 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.82% -16.88% +23.08%
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £21.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +2.21% +5.00%

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 Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 231 348 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.47% 32.86% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 259 162
Coventry median daily rate £399 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.90% +19.23% -
10th Percentile £271 £295 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -17.95% -31.81%
10th Percentile £20.00 £11.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £29.13 £28.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +14.91%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Coventry

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Coventry

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) DevOps
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 10 (38.46%) IaaS
5 9 (34.62%) PaaS
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) VMware
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) JSON
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 5 (19.23%) Release Management
9 5 (19.23%) SCOM
9 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (15.38%) SaaS
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (15.38%) Task Automation

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Jetty
4 1 (3.85%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) InfoPath
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (38.46%) IaaS
3 9 (34.62%) PaaS
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (15.38%) SaaS
5 3 (11.54%) Office 365
6 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
7 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (3.85%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) TACACS
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) NuGet
2 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Azure Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) JRuby
4 1 (3.85%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Fedora
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Release Management
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Task Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Kanban
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Demand Management
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Go
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (19.23%) SCOM
2 4 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) McAfee
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.85%) Perforce
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) SaltStack