The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 14 24
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 2.70% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.00% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -27.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 50.00% 54.05% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 39
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent