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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 48 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.70% 2.74% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 9.93% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 11
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £150 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -58.28%
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
186 282 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.38% 27.62% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 222 154
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.25 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +82.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.95 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.39 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 40 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.08%) VBScript
2 28 (43.08%) Office 365
3 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
4 23 (35.38%) C#
5 22 (33.85%) .NET
5 22 (33.85%) Windows
6 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (26.15%) Migration
7 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
7 17 (26.15%) C++
7 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
8 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
8 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
8 16 (24.62%) Degree
9 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (20.00%) Internet
9 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 12 (18.46%) Linux
10 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
11 11 (16.92%) Web Services
11 11 (16.92%) XML
11 11 (16.92%) VB.NET
11 11 (16.92%) SQL
11 11 (16.92%) DNS
11 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (16.92%) Memory Management
11 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (16.92%) Windows Server

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 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.54%) CMS
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (43.08%) Office 365
2 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.31%) IaaS
4 6 (9.23%) PaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.54%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) Internet
2 11 (16.92%) DNS
3 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.77%) DHCP
5 6 (9.23%) VPN
6 4 (6.15%) HTTP
6 4 (6.15%) IPsec
6 4 (6.15%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (4.62%) BGP
7 3 (4.62%) IPv6
8 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.08%) Network Security
8 2 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.54%) Firewall
9 1 (1.54%) FTP
9 1 (1.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) DocumentDB
2 2 (3.08%) Power BI
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.85%) French Language
1 9 (13.85%) German Language
1 9 (13.85%) Italian Language
1 9 (13.85%) Spanish Language
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Consultant
2 13 (20.00%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 13 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Exchange Consultant
4 11 (16.92%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 11 (16.92%) Migration Consultant
5 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Field Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Office 365 Consultant
7 6 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Escalation Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.92%) Web Services
3 11 (16.92%) XML
4 9 (13.85%) MAPI
4 9 (13.85%) Node.js
5 4 (6.15%) CSS
5 4 (6.15%) DCOM
5 4 (6.15%) JSON
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.08%) WCF
6 2 (3.08%) WPF
7 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.54%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) jQuery
7 1 (1.54%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.31%) Clustering
4 6 (9.23%) Public Cloud
5 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.62%) PKI
7 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.15%) SUSE
6 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.54%) VMS
8 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Migration
2 11 (16.92%) Memory Management
3 7 (10.77%) Load Balancing
4 6 (9.23%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (9.23%) High Availability
4 6 (9.23%) ITIL
4 6 (9.23%) Service Management
5 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.15%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
6 4 (6.15%) Software Distribution
7 3 (4.62%) Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) CRM
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.62%) Presales
7 3 (4.62%) Process Improvement
7 3 (4.62%) Workflow
8 2 (3.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) VBScript
2 23 (35.38%) C#
3 17 (26.15%) C++
3 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) VB.NET
5 9 (13.85%) VB
6 7 (10.77%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) Perl
8 4 (6.15%) C
9 3 (4.62%) Ruby
9 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (9.23%) MCITP
4 6 (9.23%) MCTS
5 3 (4.62%) MCSE
5 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) MCSA
6 1 (1.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.77%) vSphere
5 5 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.08%) XenServer
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) SCCM
1 7 (10.77%) WMI
2 4 (6.15%) SCOM
2 4 (6.15%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.62%) Perfmon
3 3 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.08%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.08%) WSUS
5 1 (1.54%) Netcool
Vendors
1 40 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) VMware
3 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) Lotus
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Mercator
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
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