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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.37% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£356 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -27.63%
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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
123 93 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 46.07% 53.45% 58.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 75
Average daily rate £350 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.71 £37.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.12% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

PowerShell
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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) Build Automation
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (22.22%) COM+
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
1 7 (77.78%) WCF
1 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (22.22%) COM+
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
1 7 (77.78%) Build Automation
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) EMC
1 2 (22.22%) VMware