The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 71 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 18 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 1.95% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 6.42% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £426 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% +9.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £353 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £485 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% +15.12%
PowerShell
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
412 358 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.64% 30.42% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 202 153
Average daily rate £325 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 13 £400 -11.30% 6
Aylesbury - 4 - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
4 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 18 (47.37%) Citrix
4 18 (47.37%) VMware
4 18 (47.37%) ITIL
5 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (31.58%) XenApp
8 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
8 12 (31.58%) Migration
9 11 (28.95%) XenDesktop
9 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
9 11 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (28.95%) DNS
9 11 (28.95%) IIS
10 10 (26.32%) VB
10 10 (26.32%) Finance
11 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (23.68%) VBScript
11 9 (23.68%) SLA
12 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
12 8 (21.05%) AppSense
13 7 (18.42%) XenMobile
13 7 (18.42%) User Experience
13 7 (18.42%) AirWatch

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.53%) Lync
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) DHCP
3 5 (13.16%) SAN
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
4 4 (10.53%) NetScaler
4 4 (10.53%) VPN
4 4 (10.53%) SSL
4 4 (10.53%) LDAP
4 4 (10.53%) LAN
4 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 4 (10.53%) DB2 UDB
2 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) IT Support
7 1 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.53%) PKI
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Migration
3 11 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (18.42%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (13.16%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.53%) QMS
6 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
6 4 (10.53%) Information Security
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Security Management
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) VB
2 9 (23.68%) VBScript
3 4 (10.53%) Perl
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) XenApp
4 11 (28.95%) XenDesktop
4 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.53%) vSphere
5 4 (10.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) XenMobile
1 7 (18.42%) AirWatch
2 5 (13.16%) SCCM
3 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 4 (10.53%) Nagios
3 4 (10.53%) Zenoss
3 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (7.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 18 (47.37%) Citrix
1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (21.05%) AppSense
3 4 (10.53%) Splunk
3 4 (10.53%) Remedy
3 4 (10.53%) McAfee
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) Dell
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
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