Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 October 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 > Watford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 35 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -14
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 17 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.66% 3.85% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.78% 8.79% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Watford median daily rate £425 £450 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +74.76% -39.41%
10th Percentile £183 £400 £226
90th Percentile £438 £475 £279
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £51.25 - -

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 115 182 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 31.51% 43.75% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 93 41
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £196 £290 £223
90th Percentile £556 £600 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Watford median hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.25% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £46.50 £16.81 £49.50
% change year-on-year +176.70% -66.05% +48.87%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Watford

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Watford

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Watford region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
1 11 (64.71%) Workflow
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio
1 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) jQuery
1 11 (64.71%) CAML
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (64.71%) REST
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
1 11 (64.71%) SharePoint 2013
1 11 (64.71%) Nintex
1 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio Code
2 8 (47.06%) Sony
2 8 (47.06%) Law
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) SCCM
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
3 3 (17.65%) Application Packaging
4 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) SAML
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) SQL

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (64.71%) SharePoint
1 11 (64.71%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) G Suite
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Slack
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio
1 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 8 (47.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Developer
4 1 (5.88%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM Expert
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
1 11 (64.71%) CAML
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) jQuery
1 11 (64.71%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) React
2 1 (5.88%) Redux
2 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) Application Packaging
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Groovy
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Nintex
2 8 (47.06%) Sony
3 1 (5.88%) Google