The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 28 26
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.59% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-23.22% +15.12%
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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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.93% 25.61% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 23
Average daily rate £313 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) EFT
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM