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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South West / Somerset
Rank 29 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.88% 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.77% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £35.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.48% +58.88%

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
133 117 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 57.33% 41.64% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 59 92
Median daily rate £350 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £28.15 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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 7 £350 +27.27% 2
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Nagios
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) Release Management
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) Sybase
7 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins

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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (8.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Release Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
1 5 (41.67%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds