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 20 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 16 18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 2.86% 7.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.85% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £30.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.39% -12.06%
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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
17 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 50.00% 74.29% 54.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 30
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 £310 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £378 £345
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 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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