Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 27 81
Rank change year-on-year -18 +54 -7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 18 74 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.49% 6.65% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 19.22% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 55 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £341 £359 £300
90th Percentile £485 £527 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Milton Keynes 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 225 385 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.08% 34.62% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 233 334
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.72% +10.33%
10th Percentile £300 £241 £300
90th Percentile £545 £556 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.82% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.05 £37.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.87% -37.50% +60.00%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year -50.67% -18.48% +22.67%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Change Management
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Office 365
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (27.78%) IIS
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Azure
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) Server Management

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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) Azure
3 3 (16.67%) Power Platform
4 2 (11.11%) Akamai
5 1 (5.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Power BI
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 2 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Electron Framework
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) SailPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Server Building
5 3 (16.67%) Server Management
5 3 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) ISMS
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) BeanShell
3 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Korn
3 1 (5.56%) LotusScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (16.67%) CCA
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (16.67%) MCTS
4 3 (16.67%) VCAP
4 3 (16.67%) VCP4
4 3 (16.67%) VCP5
5 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
6 1 (5.56%) MCITP
6 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 3 (16.67%) vCloud
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.56%) RACF
4 1 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 3 (16.67%) vCenter Server
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) IFS
5 2 (11.11%) Meraki
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy
5 2 (11.11%) Sony
5 2 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.56%) ForeScout
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec