The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 90.91% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £24.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.47% -10.00%
PowerShell
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 90.91% 13.33% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Average daily rate £385 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £395 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Service Management
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) VBScript
7 6 (33.33%) C#
7 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (33.33%) Red Gate
7 6 (33.33%) Database Security
7 6 (33.33%) ServiceNow
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (33.33%) SDLC
8 5 (27.78%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (27.78%) Marketing
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 (27.78%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
4 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Deployment Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Server Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (33.33%) Database Security
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) OO
2 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VBScript
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) Red Gate
1 6 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) SaltStack