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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 51 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.56% 2.73% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.81% 7.43% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 2
Median daily rate £305 £335 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.95% +48.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.90 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+41.92% -11.86%
PowerShell
South East

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
236 269 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.90% 36.70% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 105
Median daily rate £400 £425 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +33.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 6 £305 -2.40% 1
Abingdon +1 1 £150 -62.26%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) MCTS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MCITP
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) IaaS
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) PaaS
7 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud

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 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) MCTS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco