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 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 18 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.79% 3.70% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.89% 8.45% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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%
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
36 71 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 20.11% 43.83% 40.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 47
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £26.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 - £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 - £40.00
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 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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 5 £500 +19.04% 3
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) EDMS
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Sophos
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (60.00%) Lumension
2 3 (60.00%) AlgoSec
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) EDMS
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) Sophos
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
1 3 (60.00%) Lumension
1 3 (60.00%) AlgoSec
1 3 (60.00%) Cyber-Ark