The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 25 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.49% 0.58% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -26.15%
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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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 44 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.02% 25.43% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 14
Average daily rate £450 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £151 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £425 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript