The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 24 29
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 4.64% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 11.69% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £360 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 77 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.90% 39.69% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 49 38
Average daily rate £325 £323 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £223 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 24 July 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
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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
Taunton - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 2
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (100.00%) Migration
2 9 (90.00%) IIS
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) ISA Server
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (10.00%) Publishing
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (10.00%) Office 365

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (90.00%) IIS
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Server
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Administrator
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Barracuda Networks