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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 38 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.17% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 1.30% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £300 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £25.80
% change year-on-year
+35.84% +2.73%
PowerShell
Wiltshire

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
99 77 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.95% 20.81% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 58 56
Median daily rate £345 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Median hourly rate £44.25 £20.19 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.22% -48.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £19.03 £23.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £21.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) NetApp
5 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
6 10 (58.82%) ITIL
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (52.94%) vSphere
7 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
7 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (52.94%) Migration
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (47.06%) DHCP
8 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (47.06%) MCSE
8 8 (47.06%) MCSA
8 8 (47.06%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (41.18%) Sophos
10 6 (35.29%) Linux

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 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DHCP
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (47.06%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCSA
1 8 (47.06%) MCSE
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
3 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (52.94%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Control-M
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) Sophos
5 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow