The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 38 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.22% 2.90% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 5.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£298 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
121 134 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.81% 48.55% 55.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 64 47
Average daily rate £325 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £394 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Average hourly rate £18.68 £18.71 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -50.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware