The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 30 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.40% 1.85% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 4.03% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £270 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £28.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-4.42% -7.37%
PowerShell
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 124 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.76% 45.76% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 43
Average daily rate £275 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 37
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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 Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
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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
Leicester +1 1 - - 2
Lutterworth - - - -
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) VBScript
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
5 8 (47.06%) Remedy
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) LDAP
7 5 (29.41%) Kerberos
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) IPsec
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) PKI
7 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (29.41%) SCCM
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) MCSE
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
10 2 (11.76%) Control-M

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LDAP
1 5 (29.41%) Kerberos
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) IPsec
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Support Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
2 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Remedy
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Dell