The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 52 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +11
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 72 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.10% 0.98% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 4.09% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 15
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £452 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £25.80
% change year-on-year
+35.84% +2.73%
PowerShell
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 587 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.10% 24.00% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 359 320
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £34.00 £17.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Berkshire region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 53 £406 -7.67% 2
Bracknell +2 9 £298 - 1
Slough +2 2 £413 -
Windsor - 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 68 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 65 (53.28%) Windows
3 47 (38.52%) Windows Server
4 45 (36.89%) Active Directory
5 42 (34.43%) Office 365
6 37 (30.33%) C#
7 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (26.23%) SQL Server
8 32 (26.23%) MS Exchange
8 32 (26.23%) Security Cleared
9 31 (25.41%) SQL
10 30 (24.59%) VBScript
10 30 (24.59%) .NET
11 29 (23.77%) Migration
12 28 (22.95%) Linux
12 28 (22.95%) DNS
13 25 (20.49%) Degree
13 25 (20.49%) VMware
14 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2003
14 23 (18.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (18.03%) MS Excel
16 21 (17.21%) SharePoint
16 21 (17.21%) C++
16 21 (17.21%) XML
17 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
18 19 (15.57%) DHCP
19 18 (14.75%) Python
20 17 (13.93%) TCP/IP
20 17 (13.93%) Hyper-V
21 16 (13.11%) Mentoring

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 32 (26.23%) MS Exchange
2 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (17.21%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (7.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (6.56%) IIS
7 8 (6.56%) Live Communications Server
7 8 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.64%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.82%) CMS
10 1 (0.82%) Confluence
10 1 (0.82%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.82%) nginx
10 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (34.43%) Office 365
2 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (7.38%) IaaS
4 9 (7.38%) PaaS
5 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.64%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.95%) DNS
2 19 (15.57%) DHCP
3 17 (13.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.48%) VPN
5 12 (9.84%) IPsec
6 11 (9.02%) HTTP
6 11 (9.02%) Software-Defined Networking
7 10 (8.20%) BGP
7 10 (8.20%) Internet
7 10 (8.20%) IPv6
8 9 (7.38%) SAN
9 7 (5.74%) NetScaler
10 5 (4.10%) Kerberos
10 5 (4.10%) LDAP
10 5 (4.10%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (2.46%) Firewall
12 2 (1.64%) Skype
12 2 (1.64%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) MS Access
3 4 (3.28%) DocumentDB
3 4 (3.28%) MySQL
4 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.46%) Power BI
4 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.82%) Big Data
6 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.82%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) JIRA
1 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.64%) MSI
3 2 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (0.82%) Ant
4 1 (0.82%) AppScan
4 1 (0.82%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.82%) Hudson
4 1 (0.82%) Maven
4 1 (0.82%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.82%) Serena SBM
4 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.82%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (7.38%) Marketing
2 8 (6.56%) French Language
2 8 (6.56%) German Language
2 8 (6.56%) Italian Language
2 8 (6.56%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.46%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (27.05%) Consultant
2 28 (22.95%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Consultant
4 15 (12.30%) Azure Engineer
4 15 (12.30%) Developer
5 14 (11.48%) Field Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Exchange Consultant
6 13 (10.66%) Migration Consultant
7 11 (9.02%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 9 (7.38%) C# Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Escalation Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.74%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Office 365 Consultant
10 7 (5.74%) SharePoint Consultant
10 7 (5.74%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.59%) .NET
2 21 (17.21%) XML
3 14 (11.48%) CSS
4 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.56%) Node.js
6 7 (5.74%) Web Services
7 6 (4.92%) HTML
7 6 (4.92%) JSON
8 5 (4.10%) OAuth2
8 5 (4.10%) SAML
9 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.28%) DCOM
9 4 (3.28%) MAPI
9 4 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.46%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.46%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.46%) jQuery
10 3 (2.46%) WCF
11 2 (1.64%) REST
11 2 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.30%) Public Cloud
3 12 (9.84%) Clustering
4 9 (7.38%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.56%) Fat Client
5 8 (6.56%) PKI
5 8 (6.56%) Thin Client
6 7 (5.74%) Statistics
7 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) AS400
8 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 65 (53.28%) Windows
2 47 (38.52%) Windows Server
3 28 (22.95%) Linux
4 14 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.20%) Ubuntu
7 9 (7.38%) Windows 7
8 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.56%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.28%) SUSE
10 2 (1.64%) Unix
10 2 (1.64%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.82%) Solaris
11 1 (0.82%) VMS
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) Migration
2 16 (13.11%) ITIL
2 16 (13.11%) Mentoring
3 14 (11.48%) Workflow
4 13 (10.66%) Load Balancing
5 12 (9.84%) High Availability
5 12 (9.84%) Software Testing
6 11 (9.02%) Presales
7 10 (8.20%) Service Management
8 9 (7.38%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (7.38%) Process Improvement
9 7 (5.74%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.92%) Analytics
10 6 (4.92%) DevOps
10 6 (4.92%) Memory Management
11 5 (4.10%) B2B
11 5 (4.10%) B2C
11 5 (4.10%) Coaching
11 5 (4.10%) Performance Optimisation
12 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.33%) C#
2 31 (25.41%) SQL
3 30 (24.59%) VBScript
4 21 (17.21%) C++
5 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
6 18 (14.75%) Python
7 16 (13.11%) VB
8 13 (10.66%) C
8 13 (10.66%) Ruby
9 9 (7.38%) Perl
10 8 (6.56%) Java
11 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.64%) R
14 1 (0.82%) Delphi
14 1 (0.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (26.23%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.49%) Degree
3 23 (18.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (12.30%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.20%) MCITP
5 10 (8.20%) MCSE
6 9 (7.38%) MCTS
7 8 (6.56%) DV Cleared
8 7 (5.74%) MCSD
9 6 (4.92%) MCSA
10 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.82%) CCNP
11 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (36.89%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.93%) Hyper-V
3 15 (12.30%) vSphere
4 13 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.74%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.64%) XenServer
7 1 (0.82%) Docker
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.82%) NFS
7 1 (0.82%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.82%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (6.56%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.56%) Netcool
2 8 (6.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (6.56%) Unicenter
2 8 (6.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (5.74%) SCCM
3 7 (5.74%) WMI
4 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (4.10%) WSUS
6 4 (3.28%) SCOM
6 4 (3.28%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.46%) Perfmon
7 3 (2.46%) Puppet
7 3 (2.46%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.64%) Ansible
9 1 (0.82%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.82%) Scalr
Vendors
1 68 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.49%) VMware
3 14 (11.48%) Red Hat
4 13 (10.66%) Citrix
5 12 (9.84%) HP
6 11 (9.02%) Oracle
7 8 (6.56%) Cisco
7 8 (6.56%) EMC
7 8 (6.56%) Meridio
7 8 (6.56%) Veritas
8 7 (5.74%) Juniper
9 5 (4.10%) F5
10 3 (2.46%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.64%) IBM
11 2 (1.64%) Lotus
11 2 (1.64%) Splunk
12 1 (0.82%) CommVault
12 1 (0.82%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.82%) NetApp
12 1 (0.82%) Sybase
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