The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 33 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.75% 0.93% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.13% 3.06% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £381 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +26.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
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
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 98 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 33.79% 30.25% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 72 66
Median daily rate £400 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -27.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Coventry region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (66.67%) DevOps
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (50.00%) SCOM
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) IaaS
6 9 (37.50%) Office 365
6 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
9 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (25.00%) CRM
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (16.67%) SaltStack
11 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (16.67%) Microservices
11 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) NServiceBus
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (45.83%) IaaS
3 9 (37.50%) Office 365
4 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Intranet
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) FxCop
3 4 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (16.67%) StyleCop
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Server Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) DevOps
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) High Availability
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Microservices
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) MCSA
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (25.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.67%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.33%) WSUS
5 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
5 1 (4.17%) Simpana
5 1 (4.17%) vRealize
5 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (4.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) SaltStack
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) CommVault
5 1 (4.17%) Finjan
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos