The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 54 69 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 38 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.69% 1.44% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.48% 3.87% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £59.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £28.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-4.42% -7.37%
PowerShell
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
508 465 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.00% 37.08% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 244 266
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 42
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.90 £39.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Surrey region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Leatherhead - 11 £450 -
Guildford - 8 £430 -
Staines -7 3 £400 -23.80%
Epsom - 1 £413 - 2
Redhill - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £260 -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 58 (63.74%) Windows
2 34 (37.36%) C#
3 33 (36.26%) Security Cleared
4 32 (35.16%) .NET
5 27 (29.67%) Visual Studio
6 26 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 25 (27.47%) SQL
8 23 (25.27%) SCOM
9 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
10 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (20.88%) Firewall
12 18 (19.78%) Clustering
12 18 (19.78%) Cisco
12 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
12 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
13 17 (18.68%) Linux
13 17 (18.68%) PKI
14 16 (17.58%) ITIL
14 16 (17.58%) IIS
14 16 (17.58%) jQuery
14 16 (17.58%) SharePoint 2010
15 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
15 15 (16.48%) SSL
16 14 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (15.38%) CCNA
16 14 (15.38%) Juniper
16 14 (15.38%) Network Architecture
16 14 (15.38%) Wireshark
16 14 (15.38%) Cisco ASA

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 16 (17.58%) IIS
2 16 (17.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (13.19%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (8.79%) Lync
5 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.40%) PaaS
2 4 (4.40%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) IaaS
3 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) Route 53
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Firewall
2 15 (16.48%) SSL
3 14 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.40%) DNS
5 3 (3.30%) SSH
5 3 (3.30%) VPN
5 3 (3.30%) FTP
5 3 (3.30%) SAN
6 2 (2.20%) VoIP
6 2 (2.20%) DHCP
7 1 (1.10%) NAS
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.10%) Network Security
7 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.10%) HTTP
7 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.49%) OLTP
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.59%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.40%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.10%) Gradle
5 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.10%) Subversion
5 1 (1.10%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) Ant
5 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.89%) Publishing
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) SharePoint Developer
4 14 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) BizTalk Administrator
5 9 (9.89%) SQL DBA
5 9 (9.89%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (9.89%) DBA
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.79%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (3.30%) IT Administrator
9 3 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.16%) .NET
2 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.58%) jQuery
4 13 (14.29%) WCF
4 13 (14.29%) CSS
5 12 (13.19%) Ajax
6 9 (9.89%) XML
7 3 (3.30%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.20%) Middleware
8 2 (2.20%) Web Services
9 1 (1.10%) RESTful
9 1 (1.10%) JSON
9 1 (1.10%) EJB 3.0
9 1 (1.10%) Spring
9 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.10%) HTML
9 1 (1.10%) JSP
9 1 (1.10%) EJB
9 1 (1.10%) J2EE
9 1 (1.10%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Clustering
2 17 (18.68%) PKI
3 8 (8.79%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.20%) EFT
5 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (63.74%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.69%) CentOS
4 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.59%) UNIX
6 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.20%) SUSE
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 13 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (13.19%) SOA
5 9 (9.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.89%) Migration
6 8 (8.79%) Process Management
6 8 (8.79%) Workflow
6 8 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.69%) DevOps
8 6 (6.59%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.59%) Capacity Management
9 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.40%) Logistics
10 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.40%) Release Management
10 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.40%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) C#
2 25 (27.47%) SQL
3 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
4 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.69%) VBScript
7 5 (5.49%) VB
8 4 (4.40%) C
8 4 (4.40%) Python
9 2 (2.20%) Java
9 2 (2.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.10%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
10 1 (1.10%) C++
10 1 (1.10%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.38%) CCNA
4 13 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.49%) Degree
7 4 (4.40%) MCTS
8 2 (2.20%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (7.69%) vSphere
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) UAG
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) SCOM
2 14 (15.38%) FortiGate
3 10 (10.99%) SCSM
4 7 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (6.59%) SCCM
5 6 (6.59%) SCOrch
6 5 (5.49%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (4.40%) Puppet
8 2 (2.20%) SAP Afaria
8 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.10%) Hyperic
9 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) Cisco
3 14 (15.38%) Juniper
4 13 (14.29%) BMC
5 11 (12.09%) VMware
6 7 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.20%) HP
9 1 (1.10%) 3Com
9 1 (1.10%) Dell
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix
9 1 (1.10%) Adobe