Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows PowerShell
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 34 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 6.19% 1.40% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.43% 4.88% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Bracknell median daily rate £264 £500 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.25% +92.31% -25.61%
10th Percentile £237 £450 £245
90th Percentile £290 £550 £275
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.66 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -50.85% - -

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 175 164 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 31.88% 28.77% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 57
Bracknell median daily rate £350 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +48.44% -8.57%
10th Percentile £113 £269 £170
90th Percentile £538 £561 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 8
Bracknell median hourly rate £36.25 £12.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +190.00% -65.52% +133.87%
10th Percentile £20.13 £12.18 £24.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £47.40 £40.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.45% -16.22% +13.85%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Bracknell

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (55.88%) DevOps
2 18 (52.94%) Ansible
2 18 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 18 (52.94%) Puppet
2 18 (52.94%) MSBuild
2 18 (52.94%) JIRA
2 18 (52.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 18 (52.94%) Ant
3 16 (47.06%) TeamCity
3 16 (47.06%) Confluence
3 16 (47.06%) Gradle
3 16 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (47.06%) Salt
4 15 (44.12%) SAP
4 15 (44.12%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (38.24%) Windows
6 11 (32.35%) VBScript
7 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 8 (23.53%) VMware
8 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.59%) NSubstitute
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (20.59%) Moq

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 16 (47.06%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) 802.11
2 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.94%) NFC
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Ant
1 18 (52.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 18 (52.94%) Jenkins
1 18 (52.94%) JIRA
1 18 (52.94%) MSBuild
2 16 (47.06%) Gradle
2 16 (47.06%) TeamCity
3 7 (20.59%) Moq
3 7 (20.59%) NSubstitute
3 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (17.65%) JUnit
4 6 (17.65%) NUnit
5 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.82%) Selenium
5 3 (8.82%) SonarQube
5 3 (8.82%) Subversion
5 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.82%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Automation Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Migration Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (55.88%) DevOps
2 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 7 (20.59%) Business Transformation
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) ITSM
9 1 (2.94%) Analytical Thinking
9 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Runbook
9 1 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) VBScript
2 7 (20.59%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Docker
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) Ansible
1 18 (52.94%) Puppet
2 16 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (47.06%) Salt
3 5 (14.71%) PowerCLI
3 5 (14.71%) vCenter Server
4 3 (8.82%) AirWatch
5 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.88%) vRealize
6 1 (2.94%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.94%) Netcool
6 1 (2.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (2.94%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 15 (44.12%) SAP
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.88%) BMC
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat