The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 22 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.67% 5.96% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 24.53% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -2.85%
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 Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 53 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.00% 24.31% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 11
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £51.30 - £22.50
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 Luton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian