The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 59 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 13 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.52% 0.83% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 2.42% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Median daily rate £348 £390 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% +20.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £352 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £640 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%

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
239 331 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.02% 34.52% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 170 160
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 10 £350 -11.11%
Marlow - 3 £300 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (50.00%) VB
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (40.00%) DHCP
6 12 (40.00%) DNS
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco
6 12 (40.00%) LAN
6 12 (40.00%) WAN
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) Python
9 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 9 (30.00%) Change Management
9 9 (30.00%) Skype for Business
9 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (26.67%) CEH
10 8 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (26.67%) CISM
10 8 (26.67%) GIAC

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) DHCP
1 12 (40.00%) DNS
1 12 (40.00%) LAN
1 12 (40.00%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (20.00%) Skype
3 6 (20.00%) SMTP
4 4 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Junior
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) Android
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Change Management
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security
3 6 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 6 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
5 4 (13.33%) Forensic Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.00%) Presales
7 2 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) VB
2 10 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) CEH
2 8 (26.67%) CISM
2 8 (26.67%) CISSP
2 8 (26.67%) GCIA
2 8 (26.67%) GCIH
2 8 (26.67%) GIAC
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.00%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 5 (16.67%) UAG
5 1 (3.33%) Docker
5 1 (3.33%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 6 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (20.00%) WSUS
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Nessus
4 1 (3.33%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) Forcepoint
4 7 (23.33%) Symantec
5 6 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) MobileIron
6 3 (10.00%) Remedy
7 2 (6.67%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat