The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 4.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
- +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 44.00% 48.84% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 5
Average daily rate £300 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £306 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PowerShell
Bedfordshire

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Bedford region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 3 (100.00%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) VMFS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) e-Health
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) e-Health
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMFS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp