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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 13 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.63% 1.09% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 2.02% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £116 £415 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.04% +31.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £454 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
PowerShell
South West

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
266 247 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.85% 53.93% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 163 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -32.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £42.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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
Gloucester +8 4 £266 +28.31%
Cirencester - 3 - - 1
Cheltenham 0 1 - -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (37.50%) Citrix
6 8 (33.33%) XenApp
6 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 8 (33.33%) SCCM
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) Migration
7 7 (29.17%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) VBScript
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
10 4 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (16.67%) DNS
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
10 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) Office Communications Server

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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) GroupWise
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (8.33%) IMAP4
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) POP3
3 2 (8.33%) SMTP
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) NHS DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Server Building
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Security Auditing
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) MCTS
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCAD
5 1 (4.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) XenApp
2 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.17%) Firmware
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 7 (29.17%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Lotus
5 2 (8.33%) Novell
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Intel Security