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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 53 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.00% 2.01% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 6.72% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate £394 £324 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £253 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £342 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.05 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -13.63%
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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
257 238 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.71% 29.90% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 121 137
Average daily rate £355 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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

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 9 February 2016.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (50.00%) C#
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
4 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
5 12 (35.29%) HTML
5 12 (35.29%) CSS
5 12 (35.29%) XML
6 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (23.53%) MS Office
9 8 (23.53%) Workflow
10 7 (20.59%) Intranet
10 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) IIS
10 7 (20.59%) VB
10 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (20.59%) SCCM
11 6 (17.65%) Banking
11 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
11 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.65%) PHP
11 6 (17.65%) Apache
11 6 (17.65%) Migration
11 6 (17.65%) DevOps
12 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
3 6 (17.65%) Apache
4 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
5 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
6 3 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Intranet
2 5 (14.71%) LDAP
2 5 (14.71%) SMTP
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Law
3 3 (8.82%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) PC Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Web Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) CSS
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) XML
3 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) Laravel
4 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
6 2 (5.88%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.82%) iPad
1 3 (8.82%) iPhone
2 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) zOS
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Workflow
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Security Operations
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.82%) Case Management
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) VB
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) CEH
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) GCIA
2 2 (5.88%) GCIH
2 2 (5.88%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) FireEye
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Sitecore