Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 18 November 2017 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 0.78% - 6.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% - 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Taunton median daily rate - - £375
Somerset median daily rate £450 - £380
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate £24.00 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 Taunton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 48 42 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 37.21% 41.58% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 94
Taunton median daily rate £375 £350 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.57% +12.85%
10th Percentile £310 £213 £313
90th Percentile £442 £488 £400
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate £23.75 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.43% +22.14%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Taunton

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft