The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 48 38 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +30
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.19% 4.00% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 8.97% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 4
Median daily rate £231 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.64% -2.66%
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
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
210 390 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.84% 44.52% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 266 206
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £27.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -36.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £41.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -7 2 £125 -65.75%
Mid Wales - 2 £338 -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Office 365
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (29.41%) Skype
8 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
8 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) SMTP
8 5 (29.41%) Lotus
8 5 (29.41%) Migration
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) C#
9 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 3 (17.65%) PHP
10 3 (17.65%) T-SQL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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%) SharePoint
2 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
3 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
4 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
6 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Skype
1 5 (29.41%) SMTP
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCITP
4 2 (11.76%) MCTS
5 1 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Lotus
3 2 (11.76%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.88%) arcserve
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) VMware