The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 62 71 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.24% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 0.57% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -21.53%
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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 Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
338 349 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.03% 42.51% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 281 94
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Puppet
4 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) Ansible
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
5 4 (28.57%) MarkLogic
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) CentOS
5 4 (28.57%) Fedora
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 4 (28.57%) Lotus
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 4 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (35.71%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 4 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (14.29%) Lync
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (28.57%) MarkLogic
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) Flash
3 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) CGI
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Fedora
2 4 (28.57%) CentOS
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
2 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) Zenoss
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
3 4 (28.57%) Lotus
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
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