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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 45 82 54
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -28
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 39 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.24% 0.32% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.90% 1.10% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 4
Average daily rate
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£365 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £400 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -1.66%
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
394 365 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.75% 29.65% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 214 151
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.35 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.55 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 31 £365 -8.75% 4
Aylesbury - 5 £200 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (60.94%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) VMware
3 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 26 (40.63%) ITIL
4 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
5 25 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (39.06%) SC Cleared
5 25 (39.06%) Hyper-V
6 23 (35.94%) SQL
6 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
7 22 (34.38%) Citrix
8 20 (31.25%) VB
9 19 (29.69%) SLA
10 18 (28.13%) MS Office
11 17 (26.56%) IIS
12 16 (25.00%) Finance
12 16 (25.00%) Migration
13 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
13 15 (23.44%) .NET
13 15 (23.44%) VBScript
13 15 (23.44%) DNS
13 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (21.88%) Technical Analysis
14 14 (21.88%) DB2
14 14 (21.88%) LDAP
14 14 (21.88%) DB2 UDB
15 13 (20.31%) XenApp
15 13 (20.31%) Windows 7

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (26.56%) IIS
2 12 (18.75%) Lync
2 12 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.81%) Apache
4 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 18 (28.13%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) DNS
2 14 (21.88%) LDAP
3 8 (12.50%) DHCP
4 6 (9.38%) SAN
5 5 (7.81%) LAN
5 5 (7.81%) WAN
5 5 (7.81%) SMTP
5 5 (7.81%) VPN
5 5 (7.81%) SSL
5 5 (7.81%) Wireshark
5 5 (7.81%) Firewall
5 5 (7.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) DB2
2 14 (21.88%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (17.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Consultant
3 13 (20.31%) Security Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) IT Security Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Active Directory Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Citrix Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) SOAP
2 11 (17.19%) XML
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
3 4 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) PKI
2 7 (10.94%) Clustering
2 7 (10.94%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.94%) Windows
2 25 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.69%) UNIX
7 3 (4.69%) Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) ITIL
2 16 (25.00%) Migration
3 14 (21.88%) Technical Analysis
4 12 (18.75%) Security Management
4 12 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 11 (17.19%) Project Management
5 11 (17.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (17.19%) Information Security
6 8 (12.50%) CRM
7 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.94%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.81%) Service Management
8 5 (7.81%) Change Management
8 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (7.81%) Change Control
8 5 (7.81%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.25%) High Availability
9 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 20 (31.25%) VB
3 15 (23.44%) VBScript
4 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
5 5 (7.81%) Python
5 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 25 (39.06%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) CISSP
4 6 (9.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 25 (39.06%) Hyper-V
3 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (20.31%) XenApp
5 12 (18.75%) XenDesktop
6 9 (14.06%) vSphere
7 5 (7.81%) HDFS
8 4 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) SCOM
2 7 (10.94%) SCCM
2 7 (10.94%) OVSD
2 7 (10.94%) XenMobile
2 7 (10.94%) AirWatch
3 6 (9.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Nagios
4 5 (7.81%) Zenoss
5 4 (6.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Tivoli
5 4 (6.25%) OpenView
6 3 (4.69%) WSUS
7 1 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) VMware
2 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.38%) Citrix
4 10 (15.63%) HP
5 9 (14.06%) AppSense
6 5 (7.81%) Oracle
6 5 (7.81%) Splunk
7 4 (6.25%) Remedy
7 4 (6.25%) McAfee
7 4 (6.25%) IBM
7 4 (6.25%) Dell
8 3 (4.69%) NetApp
8 3 (4.69%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (4.69%) Lumension
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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LA International
Rate: £150 - £280 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago