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 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 56 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.70% 1.61% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 4.89% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 13
Median daily rate £513 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.86% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £288 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.81 - -
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
235 307 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.24% 32.98% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 216 147
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +20.00%
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 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
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 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 Reading region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 14 (53.85%) Office 365
3 11 (42.31%) Migration
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (23.08%) C#
8 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
9 4 (15.38%) Internet
9 4 (15.38%) MAPI
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
9 4 (15.38%) C++
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) Memory Management
9 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 3 (11.54%) Node.js
10 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.54%) French Language

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 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Office 365
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) MSI
2 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) French Language
1 3 (11.54%) German Language
1 3 (11.54%) Italian Language
1 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Migration Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Office 365 Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Exchange Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Messaging Developer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Messaging Support
7 1 (3.85%) Office 365 Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) MAPI
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) Node.js
4 2 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) VMS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Memory Management
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Release Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Contact Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Information Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) VBScript
3 4 (15.38%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Netcool
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Salt
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Mercator
4 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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