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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 66 50 84
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 42 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.06% 3.58% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 10.42% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 2
Median daily rate £403 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £255 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -11.86%
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
280 403 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.60% 34.33% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 226 221
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £25.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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
Milton Keynes -19 8 - - 5
High Wycombe - 2 £403 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 19 (73.08%) VB
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 15 (57.69%) IIS
4 15 (57.69%) Finance
5 14 (53.85%) PHP
5 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) Unix
6 13 (50.00%) CSS
6 13 (50.00%) Apache
6 13 (50.00%) LDAP
6 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (50.00%) SMTP
6 13 (50.00%) HTML
6 13 (50.00%) MS Office
6 13 (50.00%) Workflow
6 13 (50.00%) Web Development
6 13 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (50.00%) HTML5
6 13 (50.00%) Laravel
6 13 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (50.00%) DevOps
7 12 (46.15%) Security Operations
7 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (42.31%) Banking

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 15 (57.69%) IIS
2 13 (50.00%) Apache
3 11 (42.31%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) LDAP
1 13 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Information Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) VB Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Web Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) HTML5
2 13 (50.00%) jQuery
2 13 (50.00%) Laravel
2 13 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (42.31%) SOAP
3 11 (42.31%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) AppFabric
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Unix
2 11 (42.31%) zOS
3 9 (34.62%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps
1 13 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 13 (50.00%) Web Development
1 13 (50.00%) Workflow
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Security Operations
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (23.08%) Information Security
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.54%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.85%) Case Management
8 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) VB
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (53.85%) PHP
5 11 (42.31%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CEH
1 6 (23.08%) CISM
1 6 (23.08%) CISSP
1 6 (23.08%) GCIA
1 6 (23.08%) GCIH
1 6 (23.08%) GIAC
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) cPanel
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) Meraki
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds