The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 48 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.09% - 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% - 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £288 - -
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 £29.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -20.35%
PowerShell
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
163 116 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 35.67% 33.05% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 61 67
Average daily rate £310 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £510 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £37.28 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.74% +144.42%
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 Nottingham

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) JMeter
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) WSH
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) Advent
5 1 (12.50%) Advent Geneva
5 1 (12.50%) NetBackup

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Converged Networks
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JMeter
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Advent
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) EMC