The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 30 March 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.45% 3.99% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.76% 10.83% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Median daily rate £375 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £350 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £80.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -47.50% +255.55%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 133 120 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 38.44% 36.81% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 96 51
Median daily rate £413 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £420 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -45.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Swindon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Swindon over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Swindon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (30.00%) Sysprep
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) PowerPivot
3 3 (30.00%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Sophos
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) LAN

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (30.00%) PowerPivot
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) Sysprep
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sophos
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix