The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 25 28
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 1.23% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.88% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
PowerShell
Bedfordshire

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
34 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 19.43% 25.15% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 33
Median daily rate £360 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £638 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £46.07 - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 14 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet