Period
to 21 September 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 21 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 80 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 -41 +12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 84 62 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.54% 2.35% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 6.06% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 93
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £369 £358 £320
90th Percentile £591 £568 £586
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 - £23.00
10th Percentile £24.25 - £21.75
90th Percentile £38.75 - £24.25
South East median hourly rate £39.88 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +77.26% -50.00% +80.00%

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 1,387 1,023 1,023
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.00% 38.84% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 979 729 714
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £337 £313 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 54
Surrey median hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22.75 £25.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £51.23 £50.10 £46.18
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 21 September 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 - 19 £438 - 8
Guildford -10 14 £550 +61.76% 2
Staines -16 9 £520 +9.47% 1
Epsom +1 8 £375 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -12 3 £339 -39.57%
Redhill - 3 £370 -
Dorking - 2 £488 - 1
Egham - 2 £425 -
Woking +6 1 £475 +5.56%
Tadworth +3 1 - -
Leatherhead -4 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 48 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (48.81%) Windows
3 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
5 31 (36.90%) Linux
6 30 (35.71%) Finance
7 23 (27.38%) Migration
8 21 (25.00%) Java
8 21 (25.00%) SQL
9 20 (23.81%) VMware
10 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (21.43%) Office 365
11 18 (21.43%) Python
12 17 (20.24%) Perl
13 16 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
14 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (15.48%) Bash Shell
16 13 (15.48%) .NET
16 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
16 13 (15.48%) Citrix
16 13 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 12 (14.29%) DevOps
17 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
18 11 (13.10%) Degree
18 11 (13.10%) Client/Server
18 11 (13.10%) IIS
18 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
18 11 (13.10%) C#
18 11 (13.10%) Data Centre

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 11 (13.10%) IIS
2 9 (10.71%) JBoss
2 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (9.52%) WildFly
4 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.95%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (21.43%) Office 365
3 16 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (8.33%) Azure Functions
5 7 (8.33%) IaaS
5 7 (8.33%) PaaS
5 7 (8.33%) Serverless
6 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (5.95%) SaaS
8 3 (3.57%) OneDrive
9 2 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) DNS
2 7 (8.33%) DHCP
3 6 (7.14%) SSH
4 5 (5.95%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (3.57%) Network Security
5 3 (3.57%) Skype
6 2 (2.38%) Firewall
6 2 (2.38%) Internet
6 2 (2.38%) Intranet
6 2 (2.38%) LAN
6 2 (2.38%) NAS
6 2 (2.38%) SAN
6 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.19%) MPLS
7 1 (1.19%) PBX
7 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.19%) SNMP
7 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.19%) VLAN
7 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Big Data
3 7 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (8.33%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.38%) MSI
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) NUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Law
5 3 (3.57%) Advertising
5 3 (3.57%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (14.29%) Analyst
1 12 (14.29%) Consultant
1 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Administrator
4 9 (10.71%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Office 365 Administrator
5 8 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.95%) Integration Specialist
8 5 (5.95%) SaaS Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) .NET
2 10 (11.90%) Web Services
3 9 (10.71%) Middleware
4 6 (7.14%) LDAP
4 6 (7.14%) SOAP
5 5 (5.95%) Apache Camel
5 5 (5.95%) HTML
5 5 (5.95%) MSMQ
5 5 (5.95%) REST
6 4 (4.76%) Drools
6 4 (4.76%) jQuery
7 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.57%) CSS
7 3 (3.57%) JSON
8 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (2.38%) XML
9 1 (1.19%) Mapnik
9 1 (1.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Client/Server
1 11 (13.10%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.33%) PKI
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.38%) Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Handset
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 31 (36.90%) Linux
3 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.10%) Windows Server
5 10 (11.90%) Unix
6 7 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.95%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.19%) CentOS
9 1 (1.19%) SUSE
9 1 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Migration
2 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (14.29%) DevOps
5 10 (11.90%) Identity Management
6 9 (10.71%) MVC
7 8 (9.52%) Analytics
7 8 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 8 (9.52%) Data Analytics
7 8 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 7 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 6 (7.14%) ETL
9 6 (7.14%) Open Source
9 6 (7.14%) OSINT
9 6 (7.14%) Release Management
9 6 (7.14%) Server Management
9 6 (7.14%) UML
10 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.95%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) Java
1 21 (25.00%) SQL
2 18 (21.43%) Python
3 17 (20.24%) Perl
4 13 (15.48%) Bash Shell
5 11 (13.10%) C#
5 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.90%) Shell Script
7 9 (10.71%) Ruby
8 5 (5.95%) VBA
9 4 (4.76%) VBScript
10 3 (3.57%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.10%) Degree
3 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.14%) Docker
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.19%) vCloud
7 1 (1.19%) vSphere
7 1 (1.19%) Xen
7 1 (1.19%) XenApp
7 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Ansible
1 10 (11.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 9 (10.71%) Nagios
3 7 (8.33%) Mesos
4 6 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 6 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.14%) Puppet
4 6 (7.14%) SCCM
5 5 (5.95%) SCOM
6 2 (2.38%) WSUS
7 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.19%) Terraform
7 1 (1.19%) WMI
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.81%) VMware
3 13 (15.48%) Citrix
4 10 (11.90%) Oracle
5 7 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 7 (8.33%) McAfee
5 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.33%) Symantec
6 6 (7.14%) Veritas
7 5 (5.95%) Splunk
8 4 (4.76%) ForgeRock
8 4 (4.76%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.57%) Varonis
10 2 (2.38%) Cisco
10 2 (2.38%) Ivanti
10 2 (2.38%) SAP
11 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.19%) BMC
11 1 (1.19%) Polycom
11 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds