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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 49 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.99% 2.32% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.39% 7.55% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Median daily rate £363 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £260 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £406 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%

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
219 212 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.15% 30.72% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 153 78
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £10.70 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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
Swindon +9 5 £370 -11.90%
Malmesbury +5 2 £510 -
Chippenham - 1 £350 - 1
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.81%) SCCM
7 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
7 8 (25.81%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) Workflow
8 7 (22.58%) Puppet
8 7 (22.58%) Ansible
8 7 (22.58%) Docker
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
9 6 (19.35%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (19.35%) Packer
9 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
9 6 (19.35%) Terraform
9 6 (19.35%) Python
9 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) Linux

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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) Confluence
3 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) NAS
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.23%) DSL
3 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) MPLS
3 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (9.68%) PowerPivot
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) MSI
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) AWS Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) HTML Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) SCCM Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) PKI
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) CESG
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Debian
5 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Workflow
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Database Security
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) VB
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) VBScript
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Docker
3 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) Ansible
2 7 (22.58%) Puppet
3 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (19.35%) Packer
3 6 (19.35%) Terraform
4 3 (9.68%) PowerCLI
5 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Veeam
5 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.45%) Nintex
5 2 (6.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Draytek
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas
6 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.23%) ZyXEL