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 3 months to 27 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 57 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -22  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 26 4 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.51% 0.60% 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.42% 2.12% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 21
Median daily rate £494 - £390
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.86% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +35.84%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 276 189 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 37.25% 28.29% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 83 150
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Milton Keynes

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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 27 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (57.50%) SC Cleared
4 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (42.50%) ITIL
7 16 (40.00%) VMware
8 15 (37.50%) Change Management
9 14 (35.00%) DV Cleared
9 14 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
9 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
10 13 (32.50%) Office 365
10 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
11 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (25.00%) Skype for Business
12 10 (25.00%) Linux
12 10 (25.00%) SQL
12 10 (25.00%) IIS
13 8 (20.00%) MCSE
13 8 (20.00%) MCP
13 8 (20.00%) DNS
13 8 (20.00%) Citrix
13 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (20.00%) Unix
13 8 (20.00%) Cisco
13 8 (20.00%) Firewall

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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 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
2 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (25.00%) IIS
3 10 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (7.50%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Office 365
2 7 (17.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (15.00%) DHCP
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.50%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Security Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Communications Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Office 365 Architect
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 2 (5.00%) Laravel
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
3 2 (5.00%) YAML
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.00%) Linux
5 8 (20.00%) Unix
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 15 (37.50%) Change Management
3 8 (20.00%) DevOps
3 8 (20.00%) Service Management
3 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (17.50%) ITIL V3
4 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
5 6 (15.00%) ITSM
6 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.50%) Presales
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Open Source
9 2 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) VBScript
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (57.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (20.00%) MCP
4 8 (20.00%) MCSE
5 7 (17.50%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (15.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (15.00%) CCNA
6 6 (15.00%) CCNP
6 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (15.00%) MCSA
6 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.50%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 14 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 5 (12.50%) UAG
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) OVSD
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Citrix
3 7 (17.50%) HP
4 6 (15.00%) F5
4 6 (15.00%) Forcepoint
4 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.50%) Remedy
6 2 (5.00%) Computacenter
6 2 (5.00%) NetApp
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat