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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 29 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.63% 0.76% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.14% 2.90% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £374 - £280
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -4.28%
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%
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Berkshire

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
69 69 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.94% 26.14% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 38
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £125.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.00% +733.33%
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 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 3 May 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

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

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
4 4 (57.14%) Meridio
4 4 (57.14%) Live Communications Server
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MS Access
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Veritas
4 4 (57.14%) Unicenter
4 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Netcool
4 4 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server

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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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Live Communications Server
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Architect
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
1 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCSD
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 4 (57.14%) Netcool
1 4 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Unicenter
1 4 (57.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Meridio
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas