The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 26 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.27% - 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.77% - 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £111 - £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
PowerShell
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 92 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 25.91% 34.72% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 63 66
Average daily rate £270 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £263 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £405 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £65.00 £22.50 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.88% +64.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 4 £110 -
Chesterfield - 1 £350 -
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Internet
5 10 (55.56%) HP
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) VBScript
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) MS Office
6 9 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (50.00%) IBM Notes
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) Lotus
6 9 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 9 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 8 (44.44%) Change Control
7 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (44.44%) Finance

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 15 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (44.44%) IIS
4 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Internet
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Implementation Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) IT Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) IT Support
2 7 (38.89%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Development Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Change Control
1 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) VBScript
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Citrix
1 10 (55.56%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Lotus
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft