The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 22 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.89% 1.92% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 3.03% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -12.60%
PowerShell
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 99 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.79% 63.46% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 74 22
Median daily rate £325 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 6
Median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Cheltenham region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kanban
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Security Auditing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCAD
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSD
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware