The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 42 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.25% 1.36% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 5.38% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
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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 Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
119 93 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.24% 25.20% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 64 30
Average daily rate £363 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.96 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OVSD
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
1 1 (33.33%) OVSD
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco