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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 49 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 0.61% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 1.96% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
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
235 204 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.24% 31.34% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 112 156
Median daily rate £438 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £22.95 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.05 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 - 6 £400 -
Watford -1 2 £525 +23.52% 1
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) PKI
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) Unix
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
7 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (14.29%) SCCM
9 1 (7.14%) Retail
9 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (7.14%) Mercator
9 1 (7.14%) Symantec
9 1 (7.14%) Firewall

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%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) AppSense
3 1 (7.14%) Mercator
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) VMware