The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 9 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 14.81% 5.04% 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.10% 25.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate £600 £324 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -19.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
PowerShell
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 38.89% 20.17% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 14
Average daily rate £550 £362 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.82% +11.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £416 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Staines

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (86.96%) Puppet
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
5 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
5 16 (69.57%) DevOps
6 15 (65.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (65.22%) Software Deployment
6 15 (65.22%) SCOM
6 15 (65.22%) VMS
7 14 (60.87%) Python
7 14 (60.87%) Use Case
7 14 (60.87%) Ruby
7 14 (60.87%) Ansible
8 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
8 13 (56.52%) JIRA
8 13 (56.52%) Subversion
8 13 (56.52%) Maven
8 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (56.52%) Hudson
8 13 (56.52%) Ant
9 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
9 11 (47.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (47.83%) Splunk
9 11 (47.83%) OpenStack
9 11 (47.83%) SCCM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 11 (47.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (65.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (17.39%) IaaS
4 4 (17.39%) PaaS
5 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) MPLS
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
1 4 (17.39%) VLAN
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (56.52%) Ant
2 13 (56.52%) Hudson
2 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
2 13 (56.52%) JIRA
2 13 (56.52%) Maven
2 13 (56.52%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Azure Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Cloud Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (17.39%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) VMS
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
3 16 (69.57%) DevOps
4 15 (65.22%) Software Deployment
5 14 (60.87%) Use Case
6 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (43.48%) Service Management
8 4 (17.39%) Open Source
8 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
9 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
9 3 (13.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Python
2 14 (60.87%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCSE
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (47.83%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (86.96%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (86.96%) Puppet
2 15 (65.22%) SCOM
3 14 (60.87%) Ansible
4 11 (47.83%) SCCM
5 4 (17.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Splunk
3 10 (43.48%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) VMware