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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Surrey / Staines
Rank 24 8 23
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 0.78% 15.19% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 41.38% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £550 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +69.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -10.25% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.06% +172.22%  

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 62 29 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 48.06% 36.71% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 14
Median daily rate £375 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.81% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £463 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
1 11 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) DNA
3 7 (46.67%) Ansible
3 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudTrail
3 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
3 7 (46.67%) REST
3 7 (46.67%) Business Transformation
3 7 (46.67%) Bluefish Communications
4 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
4 4 (26.67%) IaaS
4 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (26.67%) PaaS
4 4 (26.67%) Server Hardening
4 4 (26.67%) vRealize
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

PowerShell
Top Related 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudTrail
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (26.67%) IaaS
3 4 (26.67%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Build Automation Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) REST
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Business Transformation
2 7 (46.67%) DNA
3 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Server Hardening
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) Ansible
3 4 (26.67%) vRealize
4 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Bluefish Communications
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) TOWER Software
4 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco