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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 56 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.35% 2.24% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 7.61% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £374 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £470 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £23.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+42.10% +3.26%
PowerShell
Buckinghamshire

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
180 289 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.03% 29.37% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 146 132
Median daily rate £384 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £22.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £22.50 £15.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 31 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 15 (88.24%) VB
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) CISM
4 9 (52.94%) GIAC
4 9 (52.94%) Information Security
4 9 (52.94%) GCIA
4 9 (52.94%) GCIH
4 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (52.94%) CEH
4 9 (52.94%) CISSP
4 9 (52.94%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (52.94%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) IIS
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) Web Development
6 6 (35.29%) SMTP
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 6 (35.29%) MS Office
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) LDAP
6 6 (35.29%) Unix

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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LDAP
1 6 (35.29%) SMTP
2 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Security Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Information Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) HTML5
1 6 (35.29%) jQuery
1 6 (35.29%) Laravel
1 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) zOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Security Operations
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) VB
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CEH
1 9 (52.94%) CISM
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
1 9 (52.94%) GCIA
1 9 (52.94%) GCIH
1 9 (52.94%) GIAC
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) PaperCut
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) EMC
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) Veeam