Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 106 44
Rank change year-on-year +54 -62 +7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 121 38 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.92% 1.37% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.85% 3.57% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 26 57
Surrey median daily rate £475 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.01% +0.63% -4.76%
10th Percentile £343 £315 £325
90th Percentile £585 £529 £492
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £47.83 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.60% +13.88% +200.00%
10th Percentile £36.25 £47.83 £40.95
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.83 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £45.05 £23.14 £42.00
% change year-on-year +94.67% -44.90% +133.33%

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 1,367 1,064 720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.24% 38.45% 35.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,004 765 457
Surrey median daily rate £475 £463 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +11.45% -1.19%
10th Percentile £325 £329 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £543
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 34
Surrey median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.76% -2.96%
10th Percentile £32.50 £31.50 £27.90
90th Percentile £51.05 £50.25 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +7.19%

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 17 January 2019.

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
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 17 January 2019. 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 +35 45 £438 +16.67% 8
Epsom +6 8 £474 -
Staines -1 6 £650 +23.81%
Guildford -11 6 £500 +23.46% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 5 £481 +11.27%
Redhill - 5 - - 2
Woking +3 4 £406 -9.72% 10
Dorking - 3 £488 -
Leatherhead +2 2 - -
Weybridge - 2 £475 -
Camberley -5 1 £500 +66.67% 2
Egham - 1 - -
Horley - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 66 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 53 (43.80%) Active Directory
4 52 (42.98%) Finance
5 50 (41.32%) Windows
6 36 (29.75%) Migration
7 34 (28.10%) .NET
8 33 (27.27%) SQL
9 31 (25.62%) Kubernetes
10 29 (23.97%) C#
10 29 (23.97%) Office 365
11 28 (23.14%) Docker
12 26 (21.49%) Azure Active Directory
13 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (18.18%) DevOps
15 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (14.88%) Windows Server
16 18 (14.88%) Degree
16 18 (14.88%) Linux
16 18 (14.88%) SharePoint
17 17 (14.05%) DNS
18 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
18 16 (13.22%) Identity Management
19 15 (12.40%) Data Migration
19 15 (12.40%) MVC
19 15 (12.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
20 14 (11.57%) Data Centre
20 14 (11.57%) .NET Core
20 14 (11.57%) Shell Script
20 14 (11.57%) Perl

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 (14.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.61%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.79%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.96%) FileNet
5 5 (4.13%) IIS
5 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.65%) Confluence
7 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) JBoss
8 1 (0.83%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.83%) nginx
8 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.83%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.83%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 66 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (23.97%) Office 365
3 26 (21.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (9.92%) SaaS
5 11 (9.09%) Serverless
6 10 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (8.26%) PaaS
7 9 (7.44%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (6.61%) IaaS
9 7 (5.79%) Azure Functions
10 5 (4.13%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (2.48%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (2.48%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.83%) GitHub
13 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.83%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) DNS
2 7 (5.79%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (4.96%) DHCP
3 6 (4.96%) Firewall
4 4 (3.31%) SMTP
4 4 (3.31%) WAN
5 3 (2.48%) Internet
5 3 (2.48%) LAN
5 3 (2.48%) Skype
5 3 (2.48%) VPN
6 2 (1.65%) HTTP
6 2 (1.65%) MPLS
6 2 (1.65%) Network Security
6 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.65%) VLAN
7 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.83%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.83%) SAN
7 1 (0.83%) SNMP
7 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (4.96%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.13%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.31%) DB2
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.48%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.48%) MySQL
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) MSI
4 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.83%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.83%) Selenium
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (42.98%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Billing
2 5 (4.13%) Marketing
3 4 (3.31%) Advertising
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Developer
2 20 (16.53%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.22%) C# Developer
4 15 (12.40%) Administrator
5 13 (10.74%) Office 365 Administrator
6 12 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Architect
7 10 (8.26%) Support Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) SaaS Architect
9 8 (6.61%) Azure DevOps
9 8 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.79%) Azure Architect
10 7 (5.79%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.10%) .NET
2 14 (11.57%) .NET Core
3 11 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (6.61%) HTML
6 7 (5.79%) LDAP
7 6 (4.96%) REST
7 6 (4.96%) SOAP
8 5 (4.13%) CSS
8 5 (4.13%) Entity Framework
8 5 (4.13%) jQuery
8 5 (4.13%) MSMQ
8 5 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.48%) SPNEGO
9 3 (2.48%) Web Services
9 3 (2.48%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (1.65%) Angular 2
10 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.13%) Clustering
3 5 (4.13%) PKI
4 4 (3.31%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.48%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.65%) Handset
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.83%) CMDB
7 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 50 (41.32%) Windows
2 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (14.88%) Linux
3 18 (14.88%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.92%) Windows 10
5 6 (4.96%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.13%) VMS
7 3 (2.48%) Android
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.48%) Unix
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) CentOS
9 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Migration
2 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.18%) DevOps
4 16 (13.22%) Identity Management
5 15 (12.40%) Data Migration
5 15 (12.40%) MVC
6 13 (10.74%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (8.26%) SDLC
8 9 (7.44%) Analytics
8 9 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.61%) Extreme Programming
9 8 (6.61%) Scrum
9 8 (6.61%) UML
9 8 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.79%) ITIL
10 7 (5.79%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.79%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (5.79%) Zachman Framework
11 6 (4.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.27%) SQL
2 29 (23.97%) C#
3 14 (11.57%) Perl
3 14 (11.57%) Shell Script
4 11 (9.09%) Python
5 7 (5.79%) VBA
6 6 (4.96%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.96%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.13%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.13%) Jython
7 5 (4.13%) Tcl
8 4 (3.31%) Ruby
9 3 (2.48%) VB
10 2 (1.65%) Java
10 2 (1.65%) VBScript
11 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.83%) PHP
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) CISM
3 2 (1.65%) CISSP
3 2 (1.65%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.83%) CCNP
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) GDPR
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (43.80%) Active Directory
2 28 (23.14%) Docker
3 9 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.96%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) KVM
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.83%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (25.62%) Kubernetes
2 15 (12.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 11 (9.09%) Ansible
4 8 (6.61%) SCCM
5 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (4.13%) Puppet
6 4 (3.31%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (2.48%) Nessus
7 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.48%) Terraform
8 2 (1.65%) Nagios
8 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.65%) SCOM
9 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.83%) Netcool
9 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.74%) VMware
3 10 (8.26%) Citrix
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle
4 7 (5.79%) IBM
4 7 (5.79%) ServiceNow
5 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.13%) Tableau
6 3 (2.48%) Apple
6 3 (2.48%) F5
6 3 (2.48%) New Relic
6 3 (2.48%) Qualys
6 3 (2.48%) Varonis
7 2 (1.65%) McAfee
7 2 (1.65%) Nintex
7 2 (1.65%) Sonus
7 2 (1.65%) Symantec
7 2 (1.65%) Workday
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com