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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 74 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 16 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.06% 1.43% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 4.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.52% -9.84%
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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
454 559 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.19% 34.70% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 273 192
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Leicestershire +8 8 £200 - 2
Northamptonshire +3 6 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 2 - - 5
Derbyshire - - - -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (46.43%) C#
1 13 (46.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (35.71%) Intranet
2 10 (35.71%) Migration
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) InfoPath
3 9 (32.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (32.14%) XML
3 9 (32.14%) XSL
3 9 (32.14%) XSLT
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (21.43%) Remedy
7 5 (17.86%) XHTML
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (14.29%) VBScript
9 3 (10.71%) IPsec
9 3 (10.71%) Finance

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (46.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (32.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) InfoPath
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Intranet
2 3 (10.71%) IPsec
2 3 (10.71%) LDAP
2 3 (10.71%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) XML
2 9 (32.14%) XSL
2 9 (32.14%) XSLT
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) XHTML
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (7.14%) MDX
6 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VBScript
5 2 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) Control-M
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
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Rate: Market Rates
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