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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 31 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 37 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.54% 0.87% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.48% 3.11% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 13
Median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £440 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £440 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
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
239 257 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.33% 27.90% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 181 104
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (48.81%) Windows
3 31 (36.90%) Office 365
4 30 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 29 (34.52%) VBScript
6 27 (32.14%) C#
6 27 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (30.95%) .NET
8 25 (29.76%) Linux
9 24 (28.57%) DNS
10 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
10 23 (27.38%) Degree
11 21 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 20 (23.81%) MS Exchange
12 20 (23.81%) C++
13 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (20.24%) XML
14 17 (20.24%) Migration
15 16 (19.05%) VMware
15 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
15 16 (19.05%) Hyper-V
15 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
15 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
16 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
16 15 (17.86%) DHCP
16 15 (17.86%) Python
16 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
17 14 (16.67%) SQL
17 14 (16.67%) VB

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 20 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.14%) IIS
4 6 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.19%) CMS
7 1 (1.19%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (36.90%) Office 365
2 27 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.71%) IaaS
4 8 (9.52%) PaaS
5 7 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.38%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 15 (17.86%) DHCP
4 13 (15.48%) VPN
5 11 (13.10%) IPsec
6 10 (11.90%) HTTP
6 10 (11.90%) Internet
6 10 (11.90%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (10.71%) BGP
7 9 (10.71%) IPv6
8 6 (7.14%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.76%) Kerberos
9 4 (4.76%) LDAP
9 4 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.38%) Firewall
11 1 (1.19%) DMZ
11 1 (1.19%) FTP
11 1 (1.19%) LAN
11 1 (1.19%) SMTP
11 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) DocumentDB
2 3 (3.57%) MySQL
2 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.57%) Power BI
3 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) DB2
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) AppScan
2 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.71%) French Language
1 9 (10.71%) German Language
1 9 (10.71%) Italian Language
1 9 (10.71%) Marketing
1 9 (10.71%) Spanish Language
2 3 (3.57%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Consultant
1 23 (27.38%) Support Engineer
2 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Consultant
3 13 (15.48%) Azure Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
4 12 (14.29%) Field Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Exchange Migration Consultant
5 11 (13.10%) Migration Consultant
6 10 (11.90%) Developer
7 8 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Escalation Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Technical Support
9 6 (7.14%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) SCCM Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) .NET
2 17 (20.24%) XML
3 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
4 10 (11.90%) CSS
5 9 (10.71%) Node.js
6 7 (8.33%) Web Services
7 5 (5.95%) JSON
7 5 (5.95%) MAPI
8 4 (4.76%) DCOM
8 4 (4.76%) OAuth2
8 4 (4.76%) SAML
9 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.57%) WCF
10 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.38%) WPF
11 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.19%) jQuery
11 1 (1.19%) WebCenter
11 1 (1.19%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.48%) Public Cloud
3 10 (11.90%) Clustering
4 9 (10.71%) Data Centre
5 7 (8.33%) PKI
6 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 30 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 25 (29.76%) Linux
4 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.71%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.76%) SUSE
7 1 (1.19%) Unix
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Migration
2 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 13 (15.48%) ITIL
4 12 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 11 (13.10%) High Availability
5 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
6 10 (11.90%) Workflow
7 9 (10.71%) Presales
7 9 (10.71%) Process Improvement
8 8 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (9.52%) Service Management
9 7 (8.33%) Memory Management
10 5 (5.95%) Coaching
10 5 (5.95%) Performance Optimisation
11 4 (4.76%) Analytics
11 4 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (4.76%) DevOps
11 4 (4.76%) Kanban
11 4 (4.76%) Patch Management
11 4 (4.76%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) VBScript
2 27 (32.14%) C#
3 20 (23.81%) C++
4 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.86%) Python
5 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 14 (16.67%) VB
6 11 (13.10%) C
7 10 (11.90%) Ruby
8 9 (10.71%) Perl
9 7 (8.33%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.76%) Java
11 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.38%) R
13 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.19%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) Degree
2 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.71%) MCITP
4 9 (10.71%) MCSE
5 8 (9.52%) MCTS
6 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (7.14%) MCSA
7 6 (7.14%) MCSD
8 1 (1.19%) CCNP
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 14 (16.67%) vSphere
4 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.95%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.38%) XenServer
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (8.33%) WMI
3 6 (7.14%) SCCM
4 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (4.76%) SCOM
5 4 (4.76%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.76%) WSUS
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (3.57%) Perfmon
6 3 (3.57%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.19%) HP Fortify
7 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.19%) Puppet
7 1 (1.19%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) VMware
3 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.33%) Cisco
5 6 (7.14%) Juniper
6 4 (4.76%) Citrix
6 4 (4.76%) F5
6 4 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.38%) Lotus
9 1 (1.19%) IBM
9 1 (1.19%) NetScout
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle
9 1 (1.19%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.19%) Sybase
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