The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 32 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.05% 0.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
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Norfolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 27 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 50.53% 25.47% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 14 37
Average daily rate £300 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) User Stories
5 3 (33.33%) Becrypt
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OOP
1 6 (66.67%) OO
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Becrypt