The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 58 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.66% 0.38% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 0.71% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
298 282 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.26% 53.31% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 237 156
Median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £30.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 - - 2
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (68.75%) SCCM
5 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (50.00%) SCOM
7 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (50.00%) DHCP
7 8 (50.00%) DNS
7 8 (50.00%) Office 365
7 8 (50.00%) BYOD
8 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
8 7 (43.75%) Service Design
8 7 (43.75%) ITIL
8 7 (43.75%) PKI
9 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (37.50%) Web Services
9 6 (37.50%) Citrix
9 6 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
10 5 (31.25%) XenApp
10 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
11 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (25.00%) Computer Science

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
2 4 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) BYOD
2 7 (43.75%) PKI
3 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Service Design
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Email Filtering
3 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (31.25%) XenApp
5 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 8 (50.00%) SCOM
3 4 (25.00%) AppDNA
3 4 (25.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware