Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 July 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 91 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 -44 +11
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 18 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.73% 1.27% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 3.22% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 26
West Sussex median daily rate £388 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £288 £214 £255
90th Percentile £399 £408 £419
South East median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £22.50 - £24.50
10th Percentile £21.75 - £19.85
90th Percentile £23.25 - £31.15
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -34.47% +20.00% -20.63%

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 426 559 417
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 38.80% 39.53% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 307 279
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +11.56% +16.67%
10th Percentile £301 £260 £271
90th Percentile £544 £524 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 11
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41.25 £33.75 £27.50
90th Percentile £55.45 £51.65 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in West Sussex

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in West Sussex

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in West Sussex

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Crawley -4 8 £388 +38.39%
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Kaseya
4 1 (12.50%) MobileIron