The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 33 37
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 4.08% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.14% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -50.00%
PowerShell
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 140 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.35% 57.14% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 103 37
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £268 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 9
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 Kent

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Kent

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 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 Kent region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Clustering
4 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) ETL
6 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Replication
8 1 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (9.09%) AppSense
8 1 (9.09%) Information Security
8 1 (9.09%) Service Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) DBA
1 9 (81.82%) SQL DBA
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (45.45%) Senior DBA
3 5 (45.45%) Senior SQL DBA
4 4 (36.36%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) AppSense
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix