The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 31 24
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 1.78% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.17% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.63%
PowerShell
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 58 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.22% 34.32% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 48 21
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

PowerShell
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) FileMaker
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) FileMaker
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) VMware