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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 46 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.13% 1.05% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 2.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £269 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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
169 243 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.88% 51.16% 52.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 116 182
Median daily rate £434 £415 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +2.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +7 1 £120 -70.90%
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Clustering
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Database Security
8 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (15.38%) DevOps
8 2 (15.38%) Skype
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) Data Protection

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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Skype
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) MSI
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) DBA
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Migration Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Junior
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Database Security
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) UAG
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Computacenter
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy