The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 24 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.69% 0.74% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.35% 1.71% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£294 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
PowerShell
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 117 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 36.56% 43.49% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 31
Average daily rate £300 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £14.11 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Norfolk region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +12 3 - - 1
Great Yarmouth - 1 £250 -
Thetford - 1 £338 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Lumension
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) AlgoSec
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Legal

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) EDMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Security
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
1 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Lumension
3 1 (12.50%) AlgoSec
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec