The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 8 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 14.84% 0.51% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.35% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £387 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
PowerShell
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 28.91% 22.05% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 13
Median daily rate £325 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £458 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
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 Solihull

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 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 Solihull region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) jQuery
2 15 (65.22%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (56.52%) SOAP
3 13 (56.52%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) Broadband
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
4 11 (47.83%) StructureMap
4 11 (47.83%) WCF
4 11 (47.83%) NServiceBus
5 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Replication
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Python

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (47.83%) NServiceBus
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Broadband
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
2 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Azure Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) jQuery
2 15 (65.22%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (56.52%) SOAP
3 13 (56.52%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) StructureMap
4 11 (47.83%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) VMware