The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.47% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £23.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+42.10% +3.26%
PowerShell
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 29.41% 65.71% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 13
Median daily rate £350 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PowerShell
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) SSL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco