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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 25 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.76% 1.71% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 3.91% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Median daily rate £460 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £421 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £501 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -8.16%
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
96 128 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 36.09% 43.84% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 77 68
Median daily rate £340 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.42 - £26.21
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 - £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Tonbridge +1 3 £460 -6.83%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) Clustering
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (31.82%) High Availability
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 5 (22.73%) SAN
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
8 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 5 (22.73%) IIS
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

PowerShell
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (18.18%) QlikView
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) DBA
1 9 (40.91%) SQL DBA
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Senior DBA
3 5 (22.73%) Senior SQL DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Project Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Server Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Wiki
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) High Availability
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Informatica
4 4 (18.18%) IronPort
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Siebel
5 1 (4.55%) Dell