The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 3.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £403 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.05 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -13.63%
PowerShell
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 70 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 35.40% 35.35% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 53 31
Average daily rate £375 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) RHCT
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper