The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / West Midlands
Rank 71 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 48 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.04% 0.91% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.68% 2.69% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 13
Median daily rate £368 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.36% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
719 818 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.50% 33.70% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 497 377
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 36
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £20.00 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Solihull - 14 - -
Shropshire +24 8 £438 - 1
Birmingham -1 7 £325 -18.75% 2
Coventry -14 7 £463 +49.19% 5
Staffordshire - 3 £338 -
Warwickshire -8 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Smethwick - 1 £350 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 57 (62.64%) Microsoft
2 46 (50.55%) SQL
3 44 (48.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (34.07%) Windows
7 30 (32.97%) .NET
8 29 (31.87%) C#
8 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
9 26 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 22 (24.18%) T-SQL
11 20 (21.98%) XML
11 20 (21.98%) Security Cleared
12 19 (20.88%) jQuery
12 19 (20.88%) CSS
12 19 (20.88%) HTML
13 18 (19.78%) Linux
13 18 (19.78%) MVC
14 16 (17.58%) SOAP
14 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
14 16 (17.58%) WCF
14 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (16.48%) Office 365
15 15 (16.48%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (16.48%) DevOps
16 14 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (14.29%) NServiceBus
18 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 13 (14.29%) NServiceBus
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.59%) IIS
3 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.10%) CMS
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.10%) JBoss
8 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.10%) MS Project
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) assyst
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 44 (48.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (16.48%) Office 365
3 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.79%) IaaS
5 3 (3.30%) Mimecast
5 3 (3.30%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.20%) GitHub
6 2 (2.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) Broadband
2 8 (8.79%) DNS
2 8 (8.79%) Firewall
3 5 (5.49%) Kerberos
4 4 (4.40%) LDAP
4 4 (4.40%) Skype
4 4 (4.40%) X.500
5 3 (3.30%) OSPF
5 3 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (3.30%) SAN
5 3 (3.30%) SNMP
6 2 (2.20%) DHCP
7 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.10%) HTTP
7 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.10%) LAN
7 1 (1.10%) MPLS
7 1 (1.10%) SSL
7 1 (1.10%) VPN
7 1 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.59%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.49%) Subversion
6 3 (3.30%) MSBuild
6 3 (3.30%) Selenium
7 2 (2.20%) JIRA
7 2 (2.20%) MSTest
7 2 (2.20%) NCover
7 2 (2.20%) NDepend
7 2 (2.20%) NuGet
7 2 (2.20%) NUnit
7 2 (2.20%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.20%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.10%) Hudson
8 1 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 11 (12.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.79%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Developer
2 15 (16.48%) DBA
2 15 (16.48%) SQL DBA
3 11 (12.09%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (9.89%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.79%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior DBA
7 7 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
7 7 (7.69%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Azure DevOps
10 4 (4.40%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Consultant
10 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) .NET
2 20 (21.98%) XML
3 19 (20.88%) CSS
3 19 (20.88%) HTML
3 19 (20.88%) jQuery
4 16 (17.58%) SOAP
4 16 (17.58%) WCF
5 15 (16.48%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (12.09%) StructureMap
7 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.49%) Web Services
9 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.30%) HTML5
9 3 (3.30%) React
10 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.20%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.20%) NHibernate
10 2 (2.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Replication
2 6 (6.59%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.40%) PKI
4 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.07%) Windows
2 26 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 18 (19.78%) Linux
4 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.30%) Unix
8 2 (2.20%) Android
8 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.10%) CentOS
9 1 (1.10%) Fedora
9 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.78%) MVC
3 15 (16.48%) DevOps
4 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.99%) ITIL
7 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.79%) Migration
9 6 (6.59%) Release Management
9 6 (6.59%) Scrum
10 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.49%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (5.49%) SOLID
11 4 (4.40%) Application Packaging
11 4 (4.40%) OO
11 4 (4.40%) SOA
11 4 (4.40%) TDD
12 3 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) SQL
2 29 (31.87%) C#
3 22 (24.18%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.79%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) Perl
7 2 (2.20%) VB
7 2 (2.20%) VBScript
8 1 (1.10%) Java
8 1 (1.10%) Jython
8 1 (1.10%) Korn
8 1 (1.10%) Prolog
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.40%) MCSE
5 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.20%) Degree
7 1 (1.10%) CCNA
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.79%) Docker
3 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) SCOM
2 10 (10.99%) WSUS
3 6 (6.59%) SCCM
4 4 (4.40%) Puppet
5 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.20%) AirWatch
6 2 (2.20%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.10%) Ansible
7 1 (1.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.10%) Terraform
7 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (62.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 7 (7.69%) VMware
3 5 (5.49%) Cisco
4 3 (3.30%) Aruba
4 3 (3.30%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Remedy
4 3 (3.30%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.20%) BMC
5 2 (2.20%) CA
5 2 (2.20%) Citrix
5 2 (2.20%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) Dell
6 1 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
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