Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 13 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 7.88% 4.59% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.46% 10.20% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Stevenage median daily rate £360 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -25.71% +3.70%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £19.26 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £51.25 £19.26 -
% change year-on-year +166.06% - -

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 79 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 47.88% 44.95% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 18
Stevenage median daily rate £415 £325 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% +22.07% -23.93%
10th Percentile £248 £250 £237
90th Percentile £508 £394 £472
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 13
Stevenage median hourly rate £42.50 £19.26 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.64% -61.09% +23.75%
10th Percentile £41.25 £14.85 £20.30
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.15 £53.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £47.00 £20.76 £49.75
% change year-on-year +126.45% -58.28% +53.08%

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

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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 24 September 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 24 September 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) LDAP
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) Middleware
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Apache
5 5 (38.46%) Windchill
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (30.77%) ThingWorx
6 4 (30.77%) PTC
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) SCOM
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management

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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) ThingWorx
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Windchill
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Skype
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) LDAP
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Management
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.69%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) DFS Replication
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) PTC
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) SAP