The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 4 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lytham St Annes 18.18% 10.81% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 21.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£401 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -31.42%
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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 Lytham St Annes region.

Programming Languages Category
Lytham St Annes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lytham St Annes 45.45% 51.35% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 0
Average daily rate £375 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lytham St Annes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VCP4
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment

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Top Related IT Skills in Lytham St Annes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
2 1 (33.33%) VCP5
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR