Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.65% 2.91% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 5.16% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 10
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -17.14% +4.79%
10th Percentile £403 £116 £198
90th Percentile £536 £488 £588
South West median daily rate £408 £334 £375
% change year-on-year +22.10% -11.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South West median hourly rate £20.75 £22.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year -5.68% -78.00% +8.11%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 299 523 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 44.89% 56.30% 51.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 264 280
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £282 £260
90th Percentile £563 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 54 26
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £16.75 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.50 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.25% -1.91% +12.14%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Tewkesbury - 3 £425 -
Cheltenham +9 1 - -
Cirencester -6 1 £400 -12.33% 1
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) MSI
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) WiX
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Software Packaging
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Email Migration
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Ant
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MSI
1 3 (27.27%) WiX
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Migration Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Software Packaging
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Email Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk