The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 38 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 27 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.42% 1.47% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.59% 3.81% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -21.53%
PowerShell
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 236 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.32% 38.63% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 131 140
Average daily rate £350 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £35.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £42.50 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Hertfordshire region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Watford -3 11 £425 +41.66% 1
Welwyn Garden City -3 8 £370 +5.82% 2
Stevenage - 1 £350 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (40.00%) SCCM
6 13 (37.14%) SCOM
6 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
6 13 (37.14%) Citrix
6 13 (37.14%) Terminal Services
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (37.14%) Symantec
6 13 (37.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
7 12 (34.29%) .NET
8 11 (31.43%) C#
8 11 (31.43%) Puppet
9 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.00%) Perl
11 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (20.00%) Python
11 7 (20.00%) PKI
11 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (20.00%) ServiceNow
12 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (17.14%) Server Building
12 6 (17.14%) Subversion
12 6 (17.14%) Workflow

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Confluence
5 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Agresso
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DHCP
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.86%) MSI
5 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (2.86%) Electronics
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Packager
6 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Server Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) WCF
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) SAML
3 4 (11.43%) OAuth
3 4 (11.43%) XACML
3 4 (11.43%) SPML
3 4 (11.43%) OpenID
4 3 (8.57%) REST
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.86%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) PKI
3 3 (8.57%) CMDB
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.29%) UNIX
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) HPUX
6 1 (2.86%) SUSE
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Change Management
1 6 (17.14%) Workflow
1 6 (17.14%) Server Building
2 5 (14.29%) DevOps
2 5 (14.29%) Build Automation
2 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) TDD
6 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.86%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) Perl
2 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (20.00%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.29%) VB
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) VB6
6 3 (8.57%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) Korn
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CISSP
2 3 (8.57%) VCAP
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GxP
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) Terminal Services
2 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) vCloud
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) SCCM
2 13 (37.14%) SCOM
2 13 (37.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 11 (31.43%) Puppet
4 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (11.43%) SCOrch
5 4 (11.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.86%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Citrix
2 13 (37.14%) Symantec
3 7 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
5 3 (8.57%) EMC
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.71%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.86%) Intel
7 1 (2.86%) Varonis
7 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.86%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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