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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.95% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+48.45% +1.04%
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
85 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.48% 38.32% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 39
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £397 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £28.13 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.13 £37.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £48.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 July 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack

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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware