The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 42 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.90% 2.82% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 6.59% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£213 £373 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £262 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £395 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +22.22%
PowerShell
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
146 91 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.71% 42.72% 59.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 69 73
Average daily rate £320 £300 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -20.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £20.84 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.85 £37.14 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - - 2
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 17 days ago