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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 59 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 28 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.17% 1.42% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.05% 4.50% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
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£350 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £28.75 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+50.86% +32.18%
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
348 333 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.96% 31.59% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 182 85
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £20.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £98.50 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 December 2014. 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 +5 25 £350 +7.69% 3
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 35 (67.31%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Migration
3 22 (42.31%) Windows 7
4 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
6 18 (34.62%) ITIL
6 18 (34.62%) VBScript
7 17 (32.69%) Finance
8 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
10 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (26.92%) Remedy
10 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
10 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
11 13 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (21.15%) Lync
13 11 (21.15%) Windows XP
13 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (21.15%) SCCM
13 11 (21.15%) Change Management
14 10 (19.23%) .NET
14 10 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (17.31%) IIS
15 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
16 8 (15.38%) VB
16 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (15.38%) Software Distribution
17 7 (13.46%) Mentoring

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
1 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (21.15%) Lync
4 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (17.31%) IIS
7 5 (9.62%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 5 (9.62%) DHCP
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 3 (5.77%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) IPsec
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
1 6 (11.54%) Selenium
1 6 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (11.54%) MSBuild
2 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 7 (13.46%) Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
4 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Consultant
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (9.62%) WCF
4 3 (5.77%) jQuery
4 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.85%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) PKI
3 1 (1.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows 7
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (21.15%) Windows XP
6 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Migration
2 18 (34.62%) ITIL
3 11 (21.15%) Change Management
4 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (15.38%) Software Distribution
5 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.46%) MVC
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 4 (7.69%) TDD
8 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.69%) QMS
8 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (5.77%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) OO
10 2 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) VBScript
2 8 (15.38%) VB
3 7 (13.46%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.69%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 2 (3.85%) CCNP
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) vSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.85%) UAG
6 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (5.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Remedy
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) McAfee
5 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) Dell
5 4 (7.69%) AppSense
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) Websense
8 1 (1.92%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 6 days ago