The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 40 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.94% 1.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 2.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £234 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.83% 49.67% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 107 158
Median daily rate £425 £415 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 15
Median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £53.43 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cheltenham +8 2 £120 -73.33% 1
Gloucester -5 2 £278 -30.62%
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) IIS
6 7 (33.33%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) DevOps
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) High Availability
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (14.29%) Office 365
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
10 3 (14.29%) VBScript
10 3 (14.29%) SAN
10 3 (14.29%) Migration

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) DBA
1 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Build Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) NHS DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps
1 6 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Database Security
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle