The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 37 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.33% - 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
128 68 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 42.38% 32.38% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 35 69
Average daily rate £300 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.13 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +6.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 £20.03 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.23 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

PowerShell
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA