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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 23 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.14% 0.53% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 1.89% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£294 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -1.66%
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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
62 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 35.43% 28.04% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 42
Average daily rate £325 £378 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.90% +17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £33.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £33.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Release Management
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
1 2 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper