The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 22 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.01% 5.79% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 13.33% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 2
Median daily rate £273 £394 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.79% +85.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 135 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.40% 43.41% 51.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 85 105
Median daily rate £330 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
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 Somerset

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Somerset region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 5 £273 -0.90%
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds