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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.33% 3.50% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 7.58% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
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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 Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
132 132 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.15% 46.15% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 64 68
Average daily rate £310 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £424 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 15
Average hourly rate £9.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) IMAP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) SAN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IMAP
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Altiris
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