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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 49 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 1.31% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 3.63% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £350 £394 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £363 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £700 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%

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
148 248 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.67% 35.99% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 144 108
Median daily rate £350 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -24.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
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 23 January 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 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) VB
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (40.00%) CISM
4 8 (40.00%) GIAC
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Information Security
4 8 (40.00%) GCIA
4 8 (40.00%) GCIH
4 8 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (40.00%) CEH
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (40.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) CISSP
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (35.00%) Forcepoint
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Clustering
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Change Management
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (40.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (20.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Presales
6 2 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V2
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) VB
2 8 (40.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) CEH
2 8 (40.00%) CISM
2 8 (40.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) GCIA
2 8 (40.00%) GCIH
2 8 (40.00%) GIAC
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (30.00%) CCNA
4 6 (30.00%) CCNP
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (30.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 5 (25.00%) UAG
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) vCloud
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Forcepoint
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 2 (10.00%) Computacenter
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago