The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 0.63% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £295 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +2.60%
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 Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 317 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.97% 36.27% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 221 271
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 6
Median hourly rate £44.50 £44.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.88 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
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 Bristol

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) Unix
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (45.83%) Clustering
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (45.83%) Failover Clustering
6 10 (41.67%) Data Encryption
6 10 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Optimisation
6 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 10 (41.67%) SAN
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) Ingres
7 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (29.17%) ETL
8 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (29.17%) SAP
8 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) Internet
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) Data Management
10 5 (20.83%) SCCM
11 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Domino
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Route 53
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (41.67%) Ingres
4 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) DBA
2 8 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Ingres DBA
4 3 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) Durandal
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.17%) React
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) WinForms
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Data Encryption
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Optimisation
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Server Patching
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Snort
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) SCCM
3 3 (12.50%) Nessus
3 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 3 (12.50%) QRadar
3 3 (12.50%) Terraform
4 1 (4.17%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 3 (12.50%) ScanSafe
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Varonis
6 1 (4.17%) Wyse
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £350 - £351 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago