Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 16 December 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 6.28% 7.48% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 17.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
Stevenage median daily rate £420 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.54% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £48.75 - -

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 Stevenage with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 86 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 45.03% 42.86% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 22
Stevenage median daily rate £420 £333 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +29.13% -32.24%
10th Percentile £238 £192 £250
90th Percentile £515 £397 £388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 11
Stevenage median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -69.70% +20.73%
10th Percentile £40.63 £15.00 £43.88
90th Percentile £48.13 £15.00 £53.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £48.63
% change year-on-year +83.67% -49.61% +38.93%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Stevenage

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Stevenage

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Stevenage over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Stevenage

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell in Stevenage.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) LDAP
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (50.00%) SCOM
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) DFS Replication
4 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Perl
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (16.67%) FMCG
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) Windows XP

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) DFS Replication
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) SAP