Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 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 > Slough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 39 46
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.69% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 1.83% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Slough median daily rate £450 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +39.29% +22.81%
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough 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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 102 109 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 34.46% 34.82% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 71 92
Slough median daily rate £400 £330 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +0.76% -0.76%
10th Percentile £304 £290 £250
90th Percentile £535 £450 £467
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +5.48% +12.31%
10th Percentile £40.50 £36.75 £18.75
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £41.45
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Slough

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Slough

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Slough over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Slough region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Lumension
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (20.00%) SIEM
1 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Snort
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCLI
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Lumension
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Wonderware