The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 59 30 61
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 4.27% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 12.55% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 12
Median daily rate £483 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
PowerShell
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
293 255 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.86% 34.00% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 118 250
Median daily rate £375 £385 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 10
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% +97.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.03 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 £440 +10.00% 1
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) SCOM
7 2 (14.29%) PKI
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Puppet
7 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) SSL
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (14.29%) Avaya
7 2 (14.29%) Symantec

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) VMS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Puppet
4 1 (7.14%) Ansible
4 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Netcool
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
4 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) AppSense
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Mercator
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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