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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 17 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.67% - 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.00% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate
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£380 - £285
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -4.27%
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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
50 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 30.30% 22.97% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 21
Average daily rate £438 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 15 (75.00%) SCOM
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (70.00%) DHCP
2 14 (70.00%) FTP
2 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) IIS
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (45.00%) SLA
6 7 (35.00%) SCCM
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) Legal
8 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (25.00%) Database Security
8 5 (25.00%) DevOps
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) Akamai
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (15.00%) PaaS
10 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Middleware
10 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 14 (70.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DHCP
1 14 (70.00%) FTP
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Web Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Database Security
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) SCOM
2 7 (35.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Akamai