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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 14.58% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -58.28%
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
22 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 45.83% 33.33% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 26
Median daily rate £350 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £417 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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

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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

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Avaya
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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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 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Avaya
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix