The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 44 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.11% 0.50% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 1.23% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate
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- £240 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.54 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -
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North 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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 81 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.33% 40.30% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 50 75
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 £42.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +68.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) WMI
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) webMethods
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) PureDisk
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) SCDPM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML Messaging
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
1 2 (40.00%) PureDisk
1 2 (40.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) webMethods
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
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