The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 30 21
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.63% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.61% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
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Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 53.42% 39.24% 41.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 52 34
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware