The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 52 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 13 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.97% 2.25% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 5.78% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £399 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £389 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £820 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 277 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.64% 38.90% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 164 137
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £565 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) ITIL
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Change Management
3 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) Forcepoint
8 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) CCNP
8 6 (35.29%) CCNA
8 6 (35.29%) LAN
8 6 (35.29%) WAN
8 6 (35.29%) DHCP
8 6 (35.29%) DNS
8 6 (35.29%) MCSA
8 6 (35.29%) IIS
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (29.41%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (29.41%) UAG

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (17.65%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) CCNP
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
5 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) MCSE
6 2 (11.76%) MCP
7 1 (5.88%) CEH
7 1 (5.88%) CISM
7 1 (5.88%) CISSP
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) GCIA
7 1 (5.88%) GCIH
7 1 (5.88%) GIAC
7 1 (5.88%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (29.41%) ISA Server
3 5 (29.41%) UAG
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.88%) Docker
5 1 (5.88%) vCloud
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) vRealize
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Forcepoint
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Computacenter
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec