The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 89 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 38 26 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.67% 1.00% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 2.73% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 32
Median daily rate £493 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.39% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
PowerShell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
930 953 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.83% 36.61% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 556 734
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 101 51
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £29.20 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.78 £50.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Hertfordshire +8 11 £400 +14.28% 5
Cambridgeshire +14 10 £400 -11.11% 6
Suffolk +7 9 £499 -0.25% 1
Essex +5 6 £463 +37.03% 2
Norfolk +11 2 £575 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 44 (62.86%) Windows
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
6 17 (24.29%) MS Exchange
6 17 (24.29%) Citrix
7 16 (22.86%) DNS
8 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (20.00%) DHCP
9 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (20.00%) Linux
9 14 (20.00%) ITIL
9 14 (20.00%) VMware
10 13 (18.57%) Dell
10 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (17.14%) C#
12 11 (15.71%) SCCM
13 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (14.29%) Puppet
13 10 (14.29%) HP
14 9 (12.86%) Internet
14 9 (12.86%) Scrum
14 9 (12.86%) Finance
14 9 (12.86%) Bash Shell
14 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (24.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) IIS
3 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.71%) Office 365
3 4 (5.71%) Route 53
4 2 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) DNS
2 14 (20.00%) DHCP
3 9 (12.86%) Internet
4 8 (11.43%) Firewall
5 5 (7.14%) LDAP
6 4 (5.71%) Kerberos
6 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (4.29%) NAS
7 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.29%) SAN
8 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.86%) VoIP
8 2 (2.86%) VPN
9 1 (1.43%) LAN
9 1 (1.43%) OSPF
9 1 (1.43%) SMTP
9 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.71%) GIS
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) DTS
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.00%) MSBuild
3 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) Consultant
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Release Manager
4 7 (10.00%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) DBA
6 4 (5.71%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Active Directory Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Identity Management Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Release Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) HTML
2 6 (8.57%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) HTML5
4 4 (5.71%) Middleware
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.29%) OAuth
5 3 (4.29%) SAML
6 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) JSON
7 1 (1.43%) REST
7 1 (1.43%) SPServices
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) PKI
2 8 (11.43%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) Life Science
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (20.00%) Linux
6 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.14%) Unix
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (12.86%) Scrum
5 8 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (11.43%) DevOps
5 8 (11.43%) Identity Management
5 8 (11.43%) MVC
5 8 (11.43%) Release Management
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.14%) Web Development
8 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.71%) High Availability
8 4 (5.71%) Information Security
8 4 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (4.29%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) C#
2 9 (12.86%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.29%) VBScript
6 1 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) CISSP
3 4 (5.71%) Degree
4 3 (4.29%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.86%) MCITP
5 2 (2.86%) MOS
5 2 (2.86%) OCP
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.43%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (10.00%) vSphere
4 5 (7.14%) Docker
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.29%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.43%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) SCCM
2 10 (14.29%) Puppet
3 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 7 (10.00%) WSUS
4 3 (4.29%) Ansible
4 3 (4.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.86%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.86%) SCOM
5 2 (2.86%) Terraform
6 1 (1.43%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.43%) DameWare
6 1 (1.43%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.43%) Netcool
6 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.43%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) Citrix
3 14 (20.00%) VMware
4 13 (18.57%) Dell
5 10 (14.29%) HP
6 8 (11.43%) Intel Security
6 8 (11.43%) Oracle
7 5 (7.14%) Avaya
7 5 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco
8 2 (2.86%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) Adobe
9 1 (1.43%) AppSense
9 1 (1.43%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.43%) Cognos
9 1 (1.43%) Juniper
9 1 (1.43%) Mercator
9 1 (1.43%) NetApp
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) Symantec
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