The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.63% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £337 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
PowerShell
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 44.74% 32.61% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +22.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Bedford region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) HP