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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 53 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.86% 2.56% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.36% 9.96% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 11
Median daily rate £500 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -1.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.81 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £43.38
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -53.89%
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
220 241 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.22% 25.67% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 167 182
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £43.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.88% +16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 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 Reading region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 20 (62.50%) Office 365
2 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
3 14 (43.75%) Migration
4 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (21.88%) VMware
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
8 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) Web Services
9 6 (18.75%) C#
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) VBScript
9 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
10 5 (15.63%) Internet
10 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
10 5 (15.63%) C++
10 5 (15.63%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) MAPI
10 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (15.63%) Memory Management
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.50%) 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 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (62.50%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
1 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) French Language
1 4 (12.50%) German Language
1 4 (12.50%) Italian Language
1 4 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Migration Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Office 365 Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Exchange Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Messaging Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Messaging Support
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SCCM Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) MAPI
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
5 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) SUSE
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Migration
2 5 (15.63%) Memory Management
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps
3 3 (9.38%) High Availability
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Release Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Contact Management
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Information Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
1 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 6 (18.75%) VBScript
2 5 (15.63%) C++
2 5 (15.63%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Netcool
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) Mercator
5 1 (3.13%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago