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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 32 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 37 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.60% 0.88% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.45% 3.05% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 5
Average daily rate
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£390 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £388 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -21.53%
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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
256 262 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.80% 28.79% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 156 123
Average daily rate £375 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £490 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.45 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% -27.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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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

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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 7 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 29 (59.18%) Hyper-V
2 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (53.06%) Windows
4 23 (46.94%) SQL
4 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
5 21 (42.86%) VMware
5 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
7 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
7 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (32.65%) VBScript
8 16 (32.65%) ITIL
8 16 (32.65%) MS Office
9 15 (30.61%) SLA
9 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (30.61%) Migration
10 14 (28.57%) VB
11 13 (26.53%) .NET
11 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
11 13 (26.53%) Citrix
12 12 (24.49%) LDAP
12 12 (24.49%) DB2
12 12 (24.49%) DB2 UDB
12 12 (24.49%) Technical Analysis
13 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (22.45%) vSphere
14 10 (20.41%) Finance
14 10 (20.41%) Security Management
14 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (20.41%) Data Protection

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
1 9 (18.37%) Lync
2 6 (12.24%) IIS
3 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (32.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) LDAP
2 7 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) DB2
2 12 (24.49%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Consultant
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Active Directory Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix Specialist
6 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Support Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Database Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Security Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (2.04%) SQL DBA
10 1 (2.04%) Project Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Applications Support Specialist
10 1 (2.04%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) SOAP
2 9 (18.37%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
1 9 (18.37%) Clustering
1 9 (18.37%) PKI
2 7 (14.29%) User Experience
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 15 (30.61%) Migration
3 12 (24.49%) Technical Analysis
4 10 (20.41%) Data Protection
4 10 (20.41%) Security Management
5 9 (18.37%) Information Security
5 9 (18.37%) CRM
5 9 (18.37%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (10.20%) High Availability
7 5 (10.20%) Change Control
8 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.12%) ITSM
9 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.12%) Service Management
10 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (2.04%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) VBScript
3 14 (28.57%) VB
4 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) CISSP
4 7 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) Hyper-V
2 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.45%) vSphere
5 8 (16.33%) XenApp
6 7 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) OVSD
1 7 (14.29%) SCOM
1 7 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 7 (14.29%) XenMobile
1 7 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 5 (10.20%) WSUS
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 4 (8.16%) OpenView
4 1 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (6.12%) NetApp
5 3 (6.12%) Remedy
5 3 (6.12%) Lumension
5 3 (6.12%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
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