Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 February 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 39 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.38% 0.80% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 2.03% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £525 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £513 £331 £425
90th Percentile £538 £344 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £340 £410
% change year-on-year +17.65% -17.07% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £21.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +7.33% -11.11%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 117 148 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 44.49% 39.68% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 102 98
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.89% +1.92%
10th Percentile £275 £214 £261
90th Percentile £438 £438 £432
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £30.07
% change year-on-year +32.00% -16.85% +4.79%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Staffordshire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet