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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 61 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 22 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.80% 1.92% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 5.54% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £175 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.52% -9.84%
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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
342 379 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.99% 34.61% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 211 158
Average daily rate £350 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.49 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 August 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 22 August 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 +6 20 £325 +26.21% 2
Marlow - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Migration
3 17 (65.38%) VBScript
4 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
7 8 (30.77%) Remedy
8 7 (26.92%) SCCM
8 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) LDAP
9 6 (23.08%) vSphere
10 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 5 (19.23%) NetApp
10 5 (19.23%) EMC
11 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) Software Distribution
12 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
12 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
12 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
12 3 (11.54%) SQL
12 3 (11.54%) Citrix
12 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) VMware
12 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
13 2 (7.69%) IPsec
13 2 (7.69%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) IPsec
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Software Distribution
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Content Management
3 2 (7.69%) Document Management
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) VBScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 6 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Remedy
3 5 (19.23%) NetApp
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
5 2 (7.69%) Sophos
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Lumension
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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