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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 52 79 51
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 35 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.73% 0.94% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 2.60% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 4
Average daily rate
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£406 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.43% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £322 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £393 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £52.17 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -1.66%
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
507 500 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.58% 36.18% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 322 185
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 31
Average hourly rate £47.79 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.65% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Camberley - 6 £400 -
Staines +8 5 - -
Redhill - 5 £520 -
Cobham - 5 £425 -
Guildford +6 2 £294 -18.96% 2
Woking - 2 £294 - 2
Leatherhead - 1 £450 - 1
Caterham - 1 £300 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 23 (35.38%) C#
4 18 (27.69%) VMware
5 16 (24.62%) .NET
6 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 14 (21.54%) SCOM
7 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (21.54%) Linux
7 14 (21.54%) DNS
8 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 13 (20.00%) SQL
8 13 (20.00%) Migration
8 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
9 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (18.46%) SAN
10 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
10 11 (16.92%) Firewall
10 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (15.38%) SCSM
11 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 10 (15.38%) XML
12 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
12 9 (13.85%) Java
12 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.85%) Cisco
12 9 (13.85%) Clustering
12 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (13.85%) DevOps

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (10.77%) OpenStack
4 6 (9.23%) IIS
5 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.62%) TPMS
6 3 (4.62%) Lync
6 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.54%) JBoss
8 1 (1.54%) Apache
8 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.31%) PaaS
3 8 (12.31%) IaaS
4 6 (9.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (6.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.08%) Office 365
6 2 (3.08%) Route 53
6 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.08%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) DNS
2 12 (18.46%) SAN
3 11 (16.92%) Firewall
4 7 (10.77%) DHCP
4 7 (10.77%) NAS
5 6 (9.23%) VPN
5 6 (9.23%) LDAP
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.62%) Internet
7 3 (4.62%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.08%) Network Security
8 2 (3.08%) VoIP
9 1 (1.54%) SSL
9 1 (1.54%) WAN
9 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.54%) LAN
9 1 (1.54%) SSH
9 1 (1.54%) MPLS
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) OLTP
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.77%) Subversion
3 6 (9.23%) Maven
3 6 (9.23%) Ant
4 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.15%) JIRA
6 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.08%) TestNG
7 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Military
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Developer
1 16 (24.62%) Administrator
2 12 (18.46%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (12.31%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) DBA
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.62%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) XML
3 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.31%) CSS
5 7 (10.77%) jQuery
5 7 (10.77%) WCF
5 7 (10.77%) Ajax
6 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.08%) XML Messaging
6 2 (3.08%) SOAP
6 2 (3.08%) Web Services
7 1 (1.54%) boto
7 1 (1.54%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Clustering
2 6 (9.23%) Visualisation
2 6 (9.23%) Replication
3 5 (7.69%) PKI
4 4 (6.15%) Open Source
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Linux
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.69%) UNIX
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.08%) SUSE
7 1 (1.54%) VMS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Migration
2 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) DevOps
3 8 (12.31%) Release Management
4 7 (10.77%) ITIL
4 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.23%) Capacity Management
5 6 (9.23%) Process Management
5 6 (9.23%) Workflow
5 6 (9.23%) SOA
5 6 (9.23%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.15%) Line Management
8 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) C#
2 13 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Java
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) VB
5 7 (10.77%) Python
6 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.69%) VBScript
8 4 (6.15%) Ruby
8 4 (6.15%) C++
8 4 (6.15%) C
9 2 (3.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.54%) VBA
10 1 (1.54%) Groovy
10 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.15%) CCNA
5 3 (4.62%) MCTS
5 3 (4.62%) MCITP
5 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) MCP
6 2 (3.08%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.54%) MCSE
7 1 (1.54%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
1 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) NFS
3 5 (7.69%) vSphere
4 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.08%) UAG
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.54%) Snort
6 1 (1.54%) XenServer
6 1 (1.54%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) SCOM
2 10 (15.38%) SCSM
3 9 (13.85%) SCOrch
4 7 (10.77%) Puppet
5 5 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.62%) SCCM
7 3 (4.62%) FortiGate
8 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (3.08%) SAP Afaria
8 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.54%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.69%) VMware
3 9 (13.85%) Cisco
4 6 (9.23%) BMC
4 6 (9.23%) NetApp
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.23%) EMC
5 5 (7.69%) HP
5 5 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
6 3 (4.62%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) Red Gate
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) 3Com
8 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.54%) Veeam