Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +46 -1 -19
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 76 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.81% 2.16% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.90% 5.63% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 18 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £348 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.11% -15.76% +13.79%
10th Percentile £330 £300 £339
90th Percentile £474 £465 £481
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £350 £415
% change year-on-year +14.29% -15.66% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 478 675 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 36.54% 38.29% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 341 197
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £263
90th Percentile £556 £525 £524
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.11% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.66 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.23% +60.00% +105.48%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +66.67%

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

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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 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018, 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 43 (56.58%) Security Cleared
2 42 (55.26%) MS Exchange
2 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 39 (51.32%) ITIL
4 36 (47.37%) Windows
5 34 (44.74%) Office 365
6 33 (43.42%) Skype for Business
7 30 (39.47%) Windows Server
7 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
8 29 (38.16%) DV Cleared
9 28 (36.84%) SharePoint
9 28 (36.84%) VMware
10 25 (32.89%) Change Management
11 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
11 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
14 18 (23.68%) Firewall
15 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (22.37%) IIS
15 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
16 16 (21.05%) .NET
16 16 (21.05%) Citrix
16 16 (21.05%) Cisco
17 15 (19.74%) Presales
17 15 (19.74%) Mentoring

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 42 (55.26%) MS Exchange
2 33 (43.42%) Skype for Business
3 28 (36.84%) SharePoint
4 19 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (22.37%) IIS
6 16 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (5.26%) CMS
9 4 (5.26%) EPiServer
10 3 (3.95%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
11 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (1.32%) Documentum
12 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
12 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (44.74%) Office 365
2 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (15.79%) OneDrive
4 7 (9.21%) Akamai
5 5 (6.58%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.95%) IaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) Skype
3 6 (7.89%) Unified Communications
4 4 (5.26%) DHCP
4 4 (5.26%) DNS
5 3 (3.95%) LAN
5 3 (3.95%) WAN
6 2 (2.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) Power BI
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.63%) git-flow
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
2 10 (13.16%) Developer
2 10 (13.16%) SharePoint Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) SharePoint Specialist
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.26%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.95%) LDAP
4 3 (3.95%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.63%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.63%) ADSI
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.63%) JSON
5 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 1 (1.32%) HTML
6 1 (1.32%) HTML5
6 1 (1.32%) Middleware
6 1 (1.32%) SOAP
6 1 (1.32%) Velocity
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
2 9 (11.84%) Clustering
3 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.63%) Fintech
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Robotics
7 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Windows
2 30 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.58%) Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Unix
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) ITIL
2 25 (32.89%) Change Management
3 17 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
4 15 (19.74%) Presales
5 14 (18.42%) Migration
6 12 (15.79%) Service Management
7 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (14.47%) DevOps
8 10 (13.16%) CRM
9 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
9 9 (11.84%) ITIL V3
9 9 (11.84%) ITSM
10 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.89%) Change Control
11 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (7.89%) Patch Management
11 6 (7.89%) Server Building
11 6 (7.89%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 10 (13.16%) C#
3 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.84%) VBScript
4 2 (2.63%) Java
4 2 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (56.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (38.16%) DV Cleared
3 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (11.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (7.89%) CCA
6 6 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (7.89%) MCSE
6 6 (7.89%) MCTS
6 6 (7.89%) VCAP
6 6 (7.89%) VCP4
6 6 (7.89%) VCP5
7 4 (5.26%) MCP
7 4 (5.26%) MCSA
8 3 (3.95%) CCNA
8 3 (3.95%) CCNP
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.32%) Degree
9 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) GDPR
1 3 (3.95%) Government Security Classifications
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.53%) vSphere
5 6 (7.89%) vCloud
5 6 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (7.89%) XenServer
6 4 (5.26%) Docker
7 3 (3.95%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (3.95%) UAG
8 2 (2.63%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.63%) XenApp
8 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (7.89%) SCCM
1 6 (7.89%) SCVMM
1 6 (7.89%) vCenter Server
2 4 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.26%) OVSD
3 2 (2.63%) Control-M
3 2 (2.63%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) Kibana
4 1 (1.32%) logstash
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.84%) VMware
3 16 (21.05%) Cisco
3 16 (21.05%) Citrix
4 8 (10.53%) F5
5 6 (7.89%) HP
6 5 (6.58%) NetApp
7 3 (3.95%) Forcepoint
7 3 (3.95%) Lumension
7 3 (3.95%) Remedy
7 3 (3.95%) SAP
8 2 (2.63%) CA
8 2 (2.63%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.63%) McAfee
8 2 (2.63%) New Relic
9 1 (1.32%) Kofax
9 1 (1.32%) Meridio
9 1 (1.32%) OpenText
9 1 (1.32%) SaltStack