The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -11.86%
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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.04% 25.99% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 27
Median daily rate £350 £348 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Docker

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) VMware