The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 25 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 60 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.64% 1.11% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.14% 3.47% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 6 9
Median daily rate £406 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £294 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -12.60%
PowerShell
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
271 288 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.98% 32.00% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 191 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 40 (51.95%) Windows
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
4 28 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (35.06%) VBScript
6 26 (33.77%) Office 365
7 25 (32.47%) DNS
8 24 (31.17%) C#
8 24 (31.17%) Degree
9 23 (29.87%) .NET
10 21 (27.27%) Linux
11 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
12 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
13 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
13 18 (23.38%) C++
14 16 (20.78%) XML
14 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
14 16 (20.78%) DHCP
14 16 (20.78%) Mentoring
15 15 (19.48%) Hyper-V
15 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
16 14 (18.18%) VMware
16 14 (18.18%) ITIL
16 14 (18.18%) SQL
16 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
17 13 (16.88%) VB
17 13 (16.88%) Python
17 13 (16.88%) Migration
18 12 (15.58%) JavaScript

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (10.39%) Node.js
5 6 (7.79%) IIS
5 6 (7.79%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.30%) CMS
7 1 (1.30%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (33.77%) Office 365
3 9 (11.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (10.39%) IaaS
4 8 (10.39%) PaaS
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.60%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) DNS
2 16 (20.78%) DHCP
3 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
4 12 (15.58%) VPN
5 10 (12.99%) Internet
5 10 (12.99%) IPsec
6 9 (11.69%) BGP
6 9 (11.69%) HTTP
6 9 (11.69%) IPv6
6 9 (11.69%) Software-Defined Networking
7 5 (6.49%) NetScaler
8 4 (5.19%) Kerberos
8 4 (5.19%) LDAP
8 4 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.90%) Firewall
10 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.30%) NAS
10 1 (1.30%) Wireless
10 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) MySQL
2 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.90%) Power BI
3 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) AppScan
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.69%) Marketing
2 8 (10.39%) French Language
2 8 (10.39%) German Language
2 8 (10.39%) Italian Language
2 8 (10.39%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.90%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Consultant
1 22 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Consultant
3 13 (16.88%) Field Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Azure Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) Exchange Consultant
5 10 (12.99%) Exchange Migration Consultant
5 10 (12.99%) Migration Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) Developer
7 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Escalation Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) SCCM Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.87%) .NET
2 16 (20.78%) XML
3 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.99%) CSS
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) JSON
6 4 (5.19%) DCOM
6 4 (5.19%) MAPI
6 4 (5.19%) OAuth2
6 4 (5.19%) SAML
7 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.60%) WCF
9 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.30%) HTML
9 1 (1.30%) jQuery
9 1 (1.30%) WebCenter
9 1 (1.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (1.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.58%) Public Cloud
3 10 (12.99%) Clustering
4 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
5 7 (9.09%) PKI
6 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Replication
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.95%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
3 21 (27.27%) Linux
4 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.60%) SUSE
7 1 (1.30%) Unix
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Mentoring
2 14 (18.18%) ITIL
3 13 (16.88%) Migration
4 11 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 10 (12.99%) Workflow
6 9 (11.69%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (11.69%) Load Balancing
6 9 (11.69%) Presales
6 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
6 9 (11.69%) Service Management
7 8 (10.39%) High Availability
8 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.79%) Memory Management
9 5 (6.49%) Coaching
9 5 (6.49%) DevOps
9 5 (6.49%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (5.19%) Analytics
10 4 (5.19%) CRM
10 4 (5.19%) Data Centre Operations
10 4 (5.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) VBScript
2 24 (31.17%) C#
3 18 (23.38%) C++
4 14 (18.18%) SQL
5 13 (16.88%) Python
5 13 (16.88%) VB
6 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.99%) C
7 10 (12.99%) Ruby
8 7 (9.09%) Perl
9 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.19%) Java
11 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.60%) R
13 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.30%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
2 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 10 (12.99%) MCITP
5 9 (11.69%) MCSE
5 9 (11.69%) MCTS
6 6 (7.79%) MCSA
6 6 (7.79%) MCSD
7 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) CCNP
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.29%) vSphere
4 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.60%) XenServer
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.30%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (9.09%) WMI
3 5 (6.49%) SCCM
4 4 (5.19%) SCOM
4 4 (5.19%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.19%) WSUS
5 3 (3.90%) Perfmon
5 3 (3.90%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.30%) HP Fortify
7 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.30%) Puppet
7 1 (1.30%) Simpana
7 1 (1.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.18%) VMware
3 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.79%) Cisco
5 5 (6.49%) F5
5 5 (6.49%) Juniper
6 3 (3.90%) HP
6 3 (3.90%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix
7 2 (2.60%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) Lotus
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 1 (1.30%) CommVault
8 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.30%) NetScout
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.30%) Sybase
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