The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 21 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.81% 1.47% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
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
West 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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 26.02% 19.12% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 8
Average daily rate £375 £400 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £360 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
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 Solihull

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

PowerShell
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Perfmon

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Perfmon