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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 30 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 0.70% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 2.34% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
PowerShell
East Midlands

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
84 128 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.00% 29.91% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 74 40
Average daily rate £388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northampton +14 5 - - 4
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (90.00%) VBA
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Classic ASP
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (90.00%) VB6
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) Advertising
6 2 (20.00%) HND
7 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (10.00%) ITSM
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Finance

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Classic ASP
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) VB
1 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (90.00%) VB6
1 9 (90.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Fantastic day rate + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago