Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 4 April 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 43 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 +14
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 23 42 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.35% 4.02% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.90% 12.35% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 33
Median daily rate £400 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +6.67%
10th Percentile £327 £310 £303
90th Percentile £500 £575 £522
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £389 £380
% change year-on-year +2.89% +2.30% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £26.65 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.58% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £26.65 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -55.58% -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 211 340 642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.76% 32.50% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 202 362
Median daily rate £440 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +13.70%
10th Percentile £303 £240 £300
90th Percentile £610 £614 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 3
Median hourly rate £18.10 £32.08 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.59% -46.54% +60.00%
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -50.67% -16.67% +20.00%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 8 (34.78%) DevOps
6 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) Perl
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (26.09%) SailPoint
8 6 (26.09%) BeanShell
8 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (26.09%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (26.09%) DB2 UDB
8 6 (26.09%) JIRA
8 6 (26.09%) Selenium

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (17.39%) IIS
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Akamai
2 2 (8.70%) AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Dropbox
3 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.35%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) DB2
2 6 (26.09%) DB2 UDB
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Ant
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) JUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Public Sector
3 2 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (17.39%) Wintel Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SailPoint Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
1 6 (26.09%) JSP
1 6 (26.09%) LDAP
1 6 (26.09%) SailPoint
1 6 (26.09%) Servlets
1 6 (26.09%) SOAP
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 4 (17.39%) Electron Framework
2 4 (17.39%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (21.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) DevOps
4 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
5 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.04%) High Availability
8 3 (13.04%) Security Management
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
9 2 (8.70%) Server Building
9 2 (8.70%) Server Management
9 2 (8.70%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) BeanShell
3 6 (26.09%) Bourne shell
3 6 (26.09%) C
3 6 (26.09%) Korn
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (21.74%) MCSA
6 2 (8.70%) CCA
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (8.70%) MCTS
6 2 (8.70%) VCAP
6 2 (8.70%) VCP4
6 2 (8.70%) VCP5
7 1 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (4.35%) CCNP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) RACF
4 4 (17.39%) UAG
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (8.70%) vCloud
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) vCenter Server
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
4 5 (21.74%) Remedy
5 3 (13.04%) Computacenter
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) IFS
6 2 (8.70%) Meraki
6 2 (8.70%) Sony
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) Brocade
7 1 (4.35%) CommVault
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) ForeScout
7 1 (4.35%) Hitachi
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Veritas