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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 75 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 1.28% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 2.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £387 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -50.00%
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
404 390 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.51% 55.48% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 306 248
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +35.00%
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 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +3 5 £325 - 2
West Wales - 1 £325 -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Skype
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) SaltStack
6 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Clustering
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX

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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Luigi
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DBA
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) arcserve
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata