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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 23 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.32% 1.06% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 4.23% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £513 £450 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +52.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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
65 71 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.38% 25.00% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 30
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 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 £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) VBScript
4 9 (47.37%) Retail
4 9 (47.37%) Citrix
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) AirWatch
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 5 (26.32%) Android
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
9 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.79%) MS Office
10 3 (15.79%) MCSE
10 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Support
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Android
4 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) AirWatch
2 6 (31.58%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) Netcool
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (5.26%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Meridio
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas