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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 60 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.45% 1.62% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 3.54% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £308 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £382 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £43.38
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -53.89%
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
330 254 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 53.31% 45.68% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 199 181
Median daily rate £466 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +35.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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 11 December 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 -1 5 £400 +6.66% 2
Kidlington - 1 £425 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (72.00%) DNS
6 17 (68.00%) SCCM
6 17 (68.00%) Hyper-V
7 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (64.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (56.00%) DHCP
8 14 (56.00%) SCOM
8 14 (56.00%) Office 365
8 14 (56.00%) BYOD
9 12 (48.00%) Service Design
10 11 (44.00%) ITIL
10 11 (44.00%) Problem Management
11 10 (40.00%) Kerberos
11 10 (40.00%) LDAP
11 10 (40.00%) Mac OS X
11 10 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
11 10 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (36.00%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (36.00%) Patch Management
12 9 (36.00%) Email Filtering
12 9 (36.00%) PKI
12 9 (36.00%) Citrix
13 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
13 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 (16.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (56.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) DNS
2 14 (56.00%) DHCP
3 10 (40.00%) Kerberos
3 10 (40.00%) LDAP
4 4 (16.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SSDT
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (8.00%) NuGet
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.00%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (8.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Designer
1 7 (28.00%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Siebel CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) BYOD
2 9 (36.00%) PKI
3 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (40.00%) Mac OS X
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Service Design
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (36.00%) Email Filtering
4 9 (36.00%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (36.00%) Patch Management
5 4 (16.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
1 3 (12.00%) C++
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C++/CLI
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) Hyper-V
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (20.00%) XenApp
5 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) vSphere
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (68.00%) SCCM
2 14 (56.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.00%) AppDNA
3 4 (16.00%) EdgeSight
4 2 (8.00%) Ansible
4 2 (8.00%) Puppet
5 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Perforce
6 1 (4.00%) Siebel