The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 27 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.61% - 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -26.15%
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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 Halifax region.

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 9.09% 16.36% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 17
Average daily rate £290 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

PowerShell
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) RightFax
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort
1 1 (50.00%) RightFax