The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 28 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.56% 3.16% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.28% 8.82% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £325 £329 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -30.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.63%
PowerShell
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 102 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.56% 35.79% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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 Coventry

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) SCOM
4 7 (53.85%) DevOps
5 6 (46.15%) IaaS
5 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) Puppet
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (30.77%) SaltStack
7 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) Office 365
9 2 (15.38%) MSBuild
9 2 (15.38%) NServiceBus
9 2 (15.38%) CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) NServiceBus
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (46.15%) IaaS
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) FxCop
3 2 (15.38%) MSBuild
3 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (15.38%) StyleCop
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCOM
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (38.46%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (15.38%) WSUS
4 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) vRealize
4 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (7.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) SaltStack
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos
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