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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 105 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 25 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.66% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 4.96% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 16
Median daily rate £425 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £170 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £337 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £11.74 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+304.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
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
808 928 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.96% 33.44% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 497 639
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 78
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.04 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 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
Hertfordshire +10 13 £423 +14.07%
Cambridgeshire -5 8 £413 +26.92% 4
Essex +5 2 £373 +53.60% 1
Bedfordshire +1 2 £450 +16.12%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 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 East of England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (31.48%) VMware
7 15 (27.78%) SCCM
8 13 (24.07%) .NET
9 12 (22.22%) SQL
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.67%) Linux
11 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (14.81%) ITIL
12 8 (14.81%) SAN
12 8 (14.81%) Migration
13 7 (12.96%) DNS
13 7 (12.96%) Unix
13 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
13 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (12.96%) vSphere
13 7 (12.96%) Puppet
13 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (12.96%) Office 365
13 7 (12.96%) DevOps
13 7 (12.96%) Windows 10
14 6 (11.11%) Data Centre

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 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.26%) IIS
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.85%) Documentum
6 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Office 365
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 6 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) DHCP
4 4 (7.41%) NAS
5 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.56%) SSL
6 2 (3.70%) LDAP
7 1 (1.85%) ADSL
7 1 (1.85%) Broadband
7 1 (1.85%) FTP
7 1 (1.85%) HTTP
7 1 (1.85%) Skype
7 1 (1.85%) Telnet
7 1 (1.85%) VDSL
7 1 (1.85%) VLAN
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.85%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) MSI
3 2 (3.70%) MSTest
3 2 (3.70%) NUnit
3 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.85%) Redmine
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Trac
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Consultant
2 5 (9.26%) Administrator
2 5 (9.26%) Developer
2 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Consultant
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (5.56%) Architect
4 3 (5.56%) Backup Specialist
4 3 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (3.70%) Development Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) PKI
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) CMDB
5 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
4 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.67%) Linux
6 7 (12.96%) Unix
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 10
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Solaris
10 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ITIL
1 8 (14.81%) Migration
2 7 (12.96%) DevOps
3 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
4 3 (5.56%) Security Patching
4 3 (5.56%) TDD
5 2 (3.70%) Change Control
5 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.70%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (3.70%) ITSM
5 2 (3.70%) OWASP
5 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.70%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) VBScript
3 4 (7.41%) VB
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) VCP5
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) vSphere
4 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.41%) XenApp
5 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) SCCM
2 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.96%) Puppet
3 5 (9.26%) SCOM
4 4 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.56%) Ansible
5 3 (5.56%) Bacula
6 2 (3.70%) Cobbler
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.70%) SCVMM
6 2 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.85%) vRealize
7 1 (1.85%) WMI
7 1 (1.85%) WSUS
7 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Citrix
3 6 (11.11%) HP
3 6 (11.11%) NetApp
3 6 (11.11%) Symantec
4 3 (5.56%) CommVault
4 3 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.70%) AppSense
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) Dell
5 2 (3.70%) Splunk
5 2 (3.70%) Wyse
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) F5
6 1 (1.85%) Lotus
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
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