Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 27 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 48 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 16 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.91% 2.23% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.64% 4.69% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Devon median daily rate £413 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +135.71% - -
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Devon median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year -20.11% - -

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 241 256 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 43.90% 47.50% 51.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 155 161
Devon median daily rate £410 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +0.27% +7.14%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £288
90th Percentile £550 £492 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 18
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £35.73 £26.88 £16.50
90th Percentile £47.95 £41.88 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Devon over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Devon region over the 6 months to 27 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
Exeter -12 8 £400 +128.57% 1
Plymouth - 1 £275 -
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Devon region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 12 (75.00%) Office 365
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
3 10 (62.50%) Migration
3 10 (62.50%) CRM
3 10 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
5 7 (43.75%) Skype
6 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 2 (12.50%) SMS
10 1 (6.25%) WAN
10 1 (6.25%) DHCP
10 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (6.25%) CCNA
10 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
10 1 (6.25%) LAN
10 1 (6.25%) MCSE

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Skype
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) CRM
1 10 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds