The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 23 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.08% 0.76% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.15% 3.39% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £494 £260 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.90% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £260 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £260 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.79% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%

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

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 59 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.94% 22.35% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 27
Median daily rate £450 £335 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -60.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 11 (68.75%) VBScript
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) AirWatch
4 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 7 (43.75%) SCCM
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Android
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Windows CE
7 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
9 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
10 2 (12.50%) MS Office
10 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 2 (12.50%) Perl
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
11 1 (6.25%) Kanban
11 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
11 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
1 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
3 5 (31.25%) Android
3 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 5 (31.25%) Windows CE
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) AirWatch
2 7 (43.75%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.25%) Netcool
3 1 (6.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (6.25%) Netcool/Webtop
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
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