The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 11 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 Bracknell 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 27 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.01% 8.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 31.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £311 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.53% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.62% 26.48% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 24
Average daily rate £398 £425 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (22.22%) AppSense
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Solaris
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
1 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
1 1 (11.11%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) AppSense
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 1 (11.11%) Lumension