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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 55 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.45% 1.95% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 5.21% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 0
Median daily rate £325 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £130.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
PowerShell
South West

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
291 307 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.44% 37.35% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 226 276
Median daily rate £375 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £50.00
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 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 8 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) SQL
3 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 19 (39.58%) SAN
4 18 (37.50%) .NET
5 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
6 16 (33.33%) Linux
6 16 (33.33%) Unix
6 16 (33.33%) VMware
6 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (31.25%) VBScript
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
9 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (27.08%) Clustering
9 13 (27.08%) Migration
10 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (25.00%) SCCM
10 12 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
11 11 (22.92%) Data Encryption
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Optimisation
11 11 (22.92%) Shell Script
11 11 (22.92%) Ingres
11 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
13 8 (16.67%) SAP

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 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.33%) IBM Domino
2 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) SAN
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.08%) Extranet
5 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.08%) Intranet
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.08%) Skype
5 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.92%) Ingres
4 7 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.08%) MS Access
7 1 (2.08%) OLAP
7 1 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MSI
2 3 (6.25%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.17%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) DBA
2 11 (22.92%) SQL DBA
3 10 (20.83%) Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Project Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Ingres DBA
7 3 (6.25%) PowerShell Developer
7 3 (6.25%) SCCM Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Junior
8 2 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Unix
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Migration
2 11 (22.92%) Data Encryption
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Optimisation
3 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (16.67%) Server Patching
5 7 (14.58%) ETL
6 6 (12.50%) Data Management
7 5 (10.42%) Analytics
7 5 (10.42%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.42%) Information Security
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL
7 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (10.42%) Release Management
7 5 (10.42%) Security Architecture
7 5 (10.42%) SIEM
7 5 (10.42%) Software Deployment
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.42%) Time Management
8 4 (8.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) VBScript
3 11 (22.92%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.58%) VB
5 5 (10.42%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) VBA
7 2 (4.17%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (10.42%) Snort
5 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.08%) Firmware
6 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 7 (14.58%) WSUS
3 5 (10.42%) Nessus
3 5 (10.42%) QRadar
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.08%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) MOM
6 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) VMware
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.67%) SAP
4 7 (14.58%) Citrix
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco
6 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.42%) Dell
6 5 (10.42%) Intel Security
6 5 (10.42%) ScanSafe
7 4 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (8.33%) Lotus
7 4 (8.33%) NetApp
7 4 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (6.25%) Veeam
9 1 (2.08%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) IBM
9 1 (2.08%) Teradata
9 1 (2.08%) Varonis
9 1 (2.08%) Veritas
9 1 (2.08%) Wyse