The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 52 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.82% 1.31% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 2.94% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£208 £328 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
PowerShell
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 204 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.97% 44.44% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 104 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.22 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Gloucester -5 1 £208 -33.60% 2
Cheltenham - 1 £400 -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Firmware
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) MCTS
5 3 (42.86%) MCITP
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change and Configuration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) TOWER Software
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
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