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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 26 14
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 1.67% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.25% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £338 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -21.53%
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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
32 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 21.19% 26.67% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 11
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £51.30 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian