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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 28 30
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 3.11% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.06% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £23.20 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +22.22%
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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 Norfolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 99 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 38.05% 51.30% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 26
Average daily rate £320 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £13.20 £23.20 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £19.95 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.14 £23.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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

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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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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) WatiN

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Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft