Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 90 29
Rank change year-on-year +31 -61 +15
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 117 57 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.61% 2.07% 5.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.37% 5.42% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 44 97
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £359 £334 £320
90th Percentile £575 £565 £496
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £47.83 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.60% +13.88% +200.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £23.14 £43.50
% change year-on-year +82.65% -46.80% +128.95%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,398 1,052 891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 43.16% 38.16% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,010 759 609
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £328 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 37
Surrey median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £19.53 £25.00 £20.90
90th Percentile £51.45 £50.03 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Surrey

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Surrey

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Surrey

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Surrey

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PowerShell in Surrey

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +25 48 £438 +16.67% 4
Epsom +7 10 £390 - 2
Staines -6 7 £650 +36.84%
Guildford -16 7 £500 +23.46% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 4 £481 -14.22%
Dorking - 3 £488 -
Woking +5 1 £475 +5.56% 4
Camberley +4 1 £500 +65.29%
Leatherhead 0 1 - - 2
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Egham - 1 £425 - 1
Horley - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 75 (64.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (51.28%) Windows
2 60 (51.28%) Active Directory
3 59 (50.43%) Finance
3 59 (50.43%) Microsoft
4 33 (28.21%) Office 365
5 31 (26.50%) Linux
6 30 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (24.79%) Migration
8 28 (23.93%) .NET
9 27 (23.08%) SQL
10 26 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 23 (19.66%) C#
11 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (18.80%) DevOps
13 21 (17.95%) Docker
13 21 (17.95%) Kubernetes
13 21 (17.95%) Windows Server
13 21 (17.95%) Degree
13 21 (17.95%) VMware
13 21 (17.95%) Identity Management
14 20 (17.09%) Data Centre
14 20 (17.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 19 (16.24%) Shell Script
15 19 (16.24%) DNS
16 18 (15.38%) SharePoint
16 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
17 16 (13.68%) MVC
17 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (12.82%) Java

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 18 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.40%) IIS
3 9 (7.69%) JBoss
3 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.84%) WildFly
5 6 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.56%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (64.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (28.21%) Office 365
3 26 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (11.97%) PaaS
5 13 (11.11%) IaaS
6 11 (9.40%) SaaS
7 9 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (6.84%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (6.84%) Serverless
9 7 (5.98%) Azure Functions
10 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (2.56%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.24%) DNS
2 10 (8.55%) DHCP
3 7 (5.98%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (5.13%) Firewall
4 6 (5.13%) SSH
5 5 (4.27%) Network Security
6 4 (3.42%) Internet
6 4 (3.42%) LAN
6 4 (3.42%) Skype
6 4 (3.42%) SMTP
6 4 (3.42%) WAN
7 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.56%) VPN
8 2 (1.71%) Intranet
8 2 (1.71%) MPLS
8 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.71%) VLAN
9 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (5.98%) Cosmos DB
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.71%) MySQL
4 2 (1.71%) Redis
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Power BI
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.85%) MSI
4 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 59 (50.43%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Billing
3 5 (4.27%) Marketing
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Advertising
4 3 (2.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (17.95%) Developer
2 18 (15.38%) Administrator
3 17 (14.53%) Office 365 Administrator
4 15 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Analyst
5 13 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) Azure Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Architect
7 10 (8.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) SaaS Architect
9 8 (6.84%) Azure DevOps
9 8 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Desktop Support
9 8 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.98%) Consultant
10 7 (5.98%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.93%) .NET
2 11 (9.40%) LDAP
3 10 (8.55%) .NET Framework
4 9 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 9 (7.69%) Middleware
4 9 (7.69%) Web Services
5 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.84%) HTML
6 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.98%) jQuery
7 6 (5.13%) CSS
7 6 (5.13%) REST
7 6 (5.13%) SOAP
7 6 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (4.27%) Entity Framework
8 5 (4.27%) MSMQ
9 4 (3.42%) Drools
10 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.55%) Client/Server
3 9 (7.69%) PKI
4 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.71%) Clustering
6 2 (1.71%) Handset
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 60 (51.28%) Windows
2 31 (26.50%) Linux
3 30 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (17.95%) Windows Server
5 11 (9.40%) Windows 10
6 10 (8.55%) Unix
7 8 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (5.98%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.27%) VMS
10 3 (2.56%) Android
11 2 (1.71%) CentOS
12 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) Migration
2 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.80%) DevOps
4 21 (17.95%) Identity Management
5 16 (13.68%) MVC
6 12 (10.26%) Test Automation
7 11 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (8.55%) Analytics
9 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 9 (7.69%) SDLC
10 8 (6.84%) Capacity Management
10 8 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (6.84%) UML
10 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.98%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (5.98%) TOGAF
11 7 (5.98%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (5.98%) Zachman Framework
12 6 (5.13%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.08%) SQL
2 23 (19.66%) C#
3 19 (16.24%) Shell Script
4 15 (12.82%) Java
5 13 (11.11%) Perl
6 12 (10.26%) Python
7 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.84%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.98%) VBA
9 4 (3.42%) Ruby
10 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.71%) VB
10 2 (1.71%) VBScript
11 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.85%) CCNP
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) GDPR
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.95%) Docker
3 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.55%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.85%) Firmware
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.85%) vCloud
7 1 (0.85%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.85%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) XenApp
7 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (17.95%) Kubernetes
2 20 (17.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (5.13%) Ansible
3 6 (5.13%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.13%) SCCM
4 5 (4.27%) Nagios
4 5 (4.27%) SCOM
5 3 (2.56%) Puppet
5 3 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.85%) Mesos
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) WMI
7 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.95%) VMware
3 14 (11.97%) Citrix
4 12 (10.26%) Oracle
5 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.84%) Symantec
6 7 (5.98%) McAfee
6 7 (5.98%) ServiceNow
7 6 (5.13%) Veritas
8 5 (4.27%) Tableau
9 4 (3.42%) ForgeRock
9 4 (3.42%) Splunk
10 3 (2.56%) Apple
10 3 (2.56%) Cisco
10 3 (2.56%) Varonis
11 2 (1.71%) Sonus
12 1 (0.85%) Bomgar
12 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.85%) CyberArk
12 1 (0.85%) Rackspace