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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 72 49 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.76% 3.30% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 10.90% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 4
Median daily rate £416 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £266 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+48.45% +1.04%
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
298 376 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.22% 30.30% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 216 232
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £22.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
High Wycombe +10 3 £417 -7.44%
Milton Keynes -18 3 £413 +7.14% 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) VB
3 14 (56.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) LDAP
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) .NET
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) IIS
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) Unix
5 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (44.00%) Finance
6 10 (40.00%) SMTP
6 10 (40.00%) PHP
6 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) MS Office
6 10 (40.00%) Web Development
6 10 (40.00%) jQuery
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
6 10 (40.00%) Laravel
6 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
7 9 (36.00%) DevOps
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) Apache
7 9 (36.00%) Workflow
7 9 (36.00%) Security Operations

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 11 (44.00%) IIS
2 9 (36.00%) Apache
3 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) LDAP
2 10 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Information Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) HTML5
3 10 (40.00%) jQuery
3 10 (40.00%) Laravel
3 10 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 8 (32.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) zOS
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
1 10 (40.00%) Web Development
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) DevOps
2 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
2 9 (36.00%) Workflow
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security
5 4 (16.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) VB
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) PHP
5 8 (32.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (20.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) R
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CEH
1 5 (20.00%) CISM
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
1 5 (20.00%) GCIA
1 5 (20.00%) GCIH
1 5 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) PaperCut
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) NetIQ
3 3 (12.00%) Micro Focus
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Meraki
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam
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