The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 51 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.82% 1.11% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 4.93% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Median daily rate £354 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £280 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £454 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -12.60%
PowerShell
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
192 142 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.14% 22.58% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 89 105
Median daily rate £363 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 15
Median hourly rate £38.00 £20.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.25% -46.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.19 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £21.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Swindon +2 7 £354 +7.76%
Salisbury -9 1 - -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) VMware
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 11 (39.29%) NetApp
9 10 (35.71%) ITIL
9 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (35.71%) VMware ESX
10 9 (32.14%) Migration
10 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (32.14%) vSphere
10 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 9 (32.14%) Linux
10 9 (32.14%) MCSE
10 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
10 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (28.57%) Sophos
11 8 (28.57%) MCSA
11 8 (28.57%) DHCP
11 8 (28.57%) DNS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DHCP
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) DataPower
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.57%) Unix
9 1 (3.57%) VMS
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (32.14%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Test Management
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) MCSE
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (28.57%) MCSA
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (10.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (35.71%) VMware ESX
5 9 (32.14%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) WSUS
2 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) Control-M
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (39.29%) NetApp
4 8 (28.57%) Sophos
5 4 (14.29%) Forcepoint
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 3 (10.71%) Veeam
7 2 (7.14%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.57%) Adobe
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) Nintex
8 1 (3.57%) SAP
8 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow