The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lytham St Annes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Lytham St Annes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 7 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lytham St Annes 28.13% 22.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.25% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £288 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.61 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Programming Languages Category
Lytham St Annes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lytham St Annes 50.00% 72.22% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Average daily rate £300 £350 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -13.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £321 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £450 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.61 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PowerShell
Lancashire

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Lytham St Annes

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Lytham St Annes

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Lytham St Annes

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Lytham St Annes

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lytham St Annes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lytham St Annes 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) IronPort
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Siebel
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Informatica
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Open Text
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
2 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) Change Control
4 4 (44.44%) QlikView
4 4 (44.44%) Wiki
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
4 4 (44.44%) SLA

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Lytham St Annes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lytham St Annes 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Wiki
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JCL
2 1 (11.11%) REXX
2 1 (11.11%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) IronPort
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Siebel
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Informatica
2 7 (77.78%) Open Text
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 4 (44.44%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) CA