Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 53 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 28 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.64% 1.69% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.67% 3.82% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 11
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £288 £403 £115
90th Percentile £553 £550 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £403 £330
% change year-on-year +5.59% +21.97% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £25.00
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +141.43% -20.45% -78.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 365 288 488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 47.40% 44.24% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 127 267
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £298 £267 £300
90th Percentile £563 £563 £568
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 51
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £22.11 £16.75 £25.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £58.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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
Gloucester +4 9 £388 -
Cheltenham - 8 £483 - 8
Cirencester -5 1 £500 +25.00%
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 12 (42.86%) MySQL
6 12 (42.86%) Big Data
6 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (42.86%) Task Automation
7 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (39.29%) High Availability
7 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
7 11 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (39.29%) Replication
7 11 (39.29%) Clustering
7 11 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (39.29%) SCCM
7 11 (39.29%) Sybase
7 11 (39.29%) Data Security
7 11 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 11 (39.29%) HP
7 11 (39.29%) Unix
8 10 (35.71%) ITIL

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 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) WAAS
5 1 (3.57%) DMZ
5 1 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) Skype
5 1 (3.57%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) Big Data
2 12 (42.86%) MySQL
3 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 11 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MSI
2 2 (7.14%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) CodeSonar
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) git-flow
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Robot Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) DBA
2 6 (21.43%) Applications Packager
2 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared DBA
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared Application Packager
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Floorwalker
7 1 (3.57%) O365 Floorwalker
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) DCOM
1 1 (3.57%) Django
1 1 (3.57%) Java EE
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
1 1 (3.57%) Node.js
1 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
1 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (39.29%) Clustering
2 11 (39.29%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Unix
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.57%) Android
9 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.57%) CentOS
9 1 (3.57%) Fedora
9 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Task Automation
2 11 (39.29%) Data Security
2 11 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (39.29%) High Availability
3 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
4 9 (32.14%) ITSM
5 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
6 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (3.57%) API Design
9 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.57%) Email Filtering
9 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) MCP
6 3 (10.71%) MCSA
7 2 (7.14%) CCNA
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CISSP
7 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (7.14%) SSCP
8 1 (3.57%) GIAC
8 1 (3.57%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (17.86%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (7.14%) vSphere
6 2 (7.14%) XenApp
7 1 (3.57%) Docker
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 11 (39.29%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
4 2 (7.14%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) Salt
5 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) HP
2 11 (39.29%) Sybase
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) VMware