The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 88 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 13 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.81% 0.76% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 2.52% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 10
Average daily rate
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£330 £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £380 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -26.15%
PowerShell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
566 437 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.44% 30.20% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 244 215
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 26
Average hourly rate £15.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £37.50 £52.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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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
Derbyshire - 7 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £575 - 4
Leicestershire -5 1 £250 -
Northamptonshire -6 1 £277 -14.76%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
3 10 (37.04%) Workflow
4 8 (29.63%) IIS
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) VBScript
5 7 (25.93%) VB
5 7 (25.93%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle
5 7 (25.93%) BMC
5 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (22.22%) Control-M
6 6 (22.22%) Remedy
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
6 6 (22.22%) ITSM
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
6 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (18.52%) Service Management
7 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (18.52%) .NET

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (29.63%) IIS
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Lync
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) IMAP
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Database Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) EPoS
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Workflow
3 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) ITSM
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) Release Management
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.70%) SDLC
9 1 (3.70%) Change Control
9 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.70%) Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) CRM
9 1 (3.70%) SOA
9 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) VBScript
2 7 (25.93%) VB
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Control-M
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) OVSD
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) BMC
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Remedy
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
6 2 (7.41%) Sun
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Nimsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Lumension
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Novell
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) hybris
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Perforce
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco