The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 61 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.06% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.57% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £365 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £443 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £387 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -50.00%
PowerShell
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
285 196 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.92% 29.70% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 132 134
Median daily rate £388 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.01% +16.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 15 (62.50%) SQL
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (54.17%) T-SQL
4 11 (45.83%) SCOM
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 7 (29.17%) Replication
8 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (16.67%) SCCM
11 3 (12.50%) Office 365
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 3 (12.50%) DevOps
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 3 (12.50%) Advertising
12 2 (8.33%) Migration
12 2 (8.33%) Logistics
12 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 2 (8.33%) Content Management
12 2 (8.33%) Internet

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) OLTP
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MSBuild
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) DBA
1 10 (41.67%) SQL DBA
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Senior DBA
3 5 (20.83%) Senior SQL DBA
3 5 (20.83%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.17%) CAML
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) LINQ
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (8.33%) ETL
3 2 (8.33%) High Availability
3 2 (8.33%) Logistics
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Product Management
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCOM
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) MOM
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) VMware