The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Liverpool region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 27 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.57% 0.62% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
- +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.00% 26.71% 50.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 40
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PowerShell
Merseyside

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) VMFS
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) e-Health
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Health
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMFS
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp