Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 31 July 2021 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 1 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 1.06% 0.45% 4.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 1.09% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 13
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% - +22.09%
South Wales median daily rate £419 £400 £488
% change year-on-year +4.69% -18.03% +8.44%

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 Newport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 104 92 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 36.62% 41.44% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 74 91
10th Percentile £153 £379 £316
25th Percentile £416 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £493 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +3.68% - +18.75%
75th Percentile £518 £525 £541
90th Percentile £545 £549 £575
South Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
10th Percentile £20.27 £17.30 £19.32
25th Percentile £21.25 £17.38 £19.53
Median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.88
Median % change year-on-year +28.95% -4.43% +5.35%
75th Percentile £25.50 £21.00 £39.94
90th Percentile £27.15 £21.90 £51.98
South Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +28.95% -49.33% +98.73%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Newport

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Newport.

Daily rate trend for PowerShell in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Availability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Availability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft