Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 19 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 18 34
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.58% 7.95% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 30.00% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Solihull median daily rate £360 - £450
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £21.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +2.21% +5.00%

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 Solihull with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45 70 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 23.68% 26.52% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 30
Solihull median daily rate £406 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £317 £242 £300
90th Percentile £576 £437 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Solihull median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £18.85
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Solihull

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 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 Solihull region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM