The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 32 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.85% - 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £24.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.47% -10.00%
PowerShell
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.64% 24.87% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 27 20
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £214 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unisys
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Wiki
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Build Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) LINC
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (40.00%) EdgeSight
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Unisys