The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 43 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.11% 3.19% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 8.89% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £323 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% -4.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
141 135 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 39.28% 35.90% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 108 53
Median daily rate £403 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -35.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) PowerPivot
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) LAN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (27.27%) PowerPivot
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) HTML Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 3 (27.27%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior .NET Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) HP