Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 East > Middlesex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 37 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.90% 1.40% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 3.55% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 7
Middlesex median daily rate £460 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £306 £425 £400
90th Percentile £542 £526 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £43.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -46.80% +128.95% -59.36%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 78 141 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 29.66% 39.50% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 85 47
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £300 £302 £263
90th Percentile £503 £528 £438
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Middlesex median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Middlesex

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Middlesex

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Gluster
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Gluster
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Ganglia
3 1 (20.00%) Graphite
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) StatsD
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (20.00%) Capita
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Civica
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft