The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Staines 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 21 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.76% 3.09% 7.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.69% 10.00% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Programming Languages Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 30.36% 30.93% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 16
Average daily rate £330 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PowerShell
Surrey

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 18 April 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (89.47%) AppSense
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) XenDesktop
3 11 (57.89%) XenApp
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) SCOM
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Lumension
4 8 (42.11%) vSphere
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) NetApp
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (42.11%) Symantec
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) NetBackup
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
5 7 (36.84%) Migration
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) CloudStack
5 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
5 7 (36.84%) XenServer

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix Support
3 7 (36.84%) Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) MSI Packager
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (89.47%) XenDesktop
3 11 (57.89%) XenApp
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) vSphere
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) XenServer
6 1 (5.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCOM
1 8 (42.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) AppSense
2 17 (89.47%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Lumension
3 8 (42.11%) NetApp
3 8 (42.11%) Symantec
3 8 (42.11%) VMware