Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 53 54
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.98% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.61% 1.65% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Devon median daily rate £303 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.44% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £328
% change year-on-year +6.25% +22.14% -7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £16.00 -
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £20.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year +107.23% -1.19% -79.00%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 184 243 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 39.15% 43.55% 49.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 130 144
Devon median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -12.87%
10th Percentile £224 £300 £194
90th Percentile £500 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 30
Devon median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -11.76% +77.08%
10th Percentile £26.88 £28.25 £18.64
90th Percentile £43.13 £47.70 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.61% +4.56% +1.91%

PowerShell
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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Plymouth +25 10 £275 +22.22% 1
Exeter -1 4 £398 - 2
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Workflow
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (21.43%) Office 365
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) IIS

PowerShell
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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Database Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Database Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Senior IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Azure Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Ivanti