The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 23 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.36% 2.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.90% 5.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£285 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% -14.28%
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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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 101 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 33.82% 39.30% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 34
Average daily rate £330 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) IIS
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) QA
1 8 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 8 (66.67%) MSBuild
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) VBScript
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365
4 1 (8.33%) WMI
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 8 (66.67%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Release Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Build Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Change Management
1 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
1 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago