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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% 0.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
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
113 77 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 32.47% 18.69% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 57 55
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 9
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) WSUS
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) DataPower
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (12.50%) IBM SmartCloud

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 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos