The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 14 18
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.04% 9.43% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 21.74% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £475 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.86% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +35.84%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 41 69 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 41.84% 43.40% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 3
Median daily rate £469 £475 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +61.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Staines

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Staines region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSD
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware