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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 43 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 52 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.45% 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.01% 1.51% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +33.33%
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
577 465 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.26% 35.42% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 275 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 46
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
Guildford - 10 £450 - 2
Leatherhead - 9 £438 -
Staines 0 5 £400 -23.80%
Redhill - 3 - -
Woking +9 1 £260 -25.71%
Epsom -4 1 £413 +91.86%
Camberley - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 54 (65.06%) Windows
2 29 (34.94%) Security Cleared
3 28 (33.73%) C#
4 26 (31.33%) .NET
5 24 (28.92%) SQL
5 24 (28.92%) Visual Studio
6 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
6 22 (26.51%) SCOM
6 22 (26.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (22.89%) SharePoint
7 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
7 19 (22.89%) Firewall
7 19 (22.89%) Clustering
8 18 (21.69%) Cisco
9 16 (19.28%) SSL
9 16 (19.28%) PKI
10 15 (18.07%) Linux
10 15 (18.07%) IIS
11 14 (16.87%) ITIL
11 14 (16.87%) CCNA
11 14 (16.87%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (16.87%) Juniper
11 14 (16.87%) Wireshark
11 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
11 14 (16.87%) Bash Shell
11 14 (16.87%) Network Architecture
11 14 (16.87%) FortiGate
12 13 (15.66%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (15.66%) DV Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (22.89%) SharePoint
2 15 (18.07%) IIS
3 13 (15.66%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (14.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (8.43%) Lync
6 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
7 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.20%) JBoss
9 1 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.82%) Office 365
3 3 (3.61%) IaaS
3 3 (3.61%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.41%) Route 53
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.89%) Firewall
2 16 (19.28%) SSL
3 14 (16.87%) Wireshark
3 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.61%) SSH
4 3 (3.61%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) VPN
4 3 (3.61%) DNS
4 3 (3.61%) FTP
5 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 2 (2.41%) DHCP
6 1 (1.20%) HTTP
6 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
6 1 (1.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.02%) OLTP
5 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.02%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.20%) Gradle
5 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) Maven
5 1 (1.20%) Ant
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 6 (7.23%) Publishing
2 5 (6.02%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Games
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Administrator
2 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) Developer
3 12 (14.46%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (12.05%) BizTalk Administrator
5 9 (10.84%) SQL DBA
5 9 (10.84%) DBA
5 9 (10.84%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (8.43%) Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) .NET
2 13 (15.66%) jQuery
3 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.05%) CSS
5 9 (10.84%) WCF
6 8 (9.64%) Ajax
7 6 (7.23%) XML
8 2 (2.41%) Middleware
8 2 (2.41%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.41%) Web Services
9 1 (1.20%) HTML
9 1 (1.20%) JSP
9 1 (1.20%) EJB
9 1 (1.20%) J2EE
9 1 (1.20%) JSON
9 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.20%) Spring
9 1 (1.20%) JMS
9 1 (1.20%) EJB 3.0
9 1 (1.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Clustering
2 16 (19.28%) PKI
3 5 (6.02%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.41%) EFT
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (65.06%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.43%) CentOS
3 7 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.02%) UNIX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) SUSE
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) ITIL
1 14 (16.87%) Network Architecture
2 13 (15.66%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (12.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (10.84%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (10.84%) SOA
4 9 (10.84%) Migration
5 8 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.23%) DevOps
6 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
6 6 (7.23%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.02%) Process Management
7 5 (6.02%) Workflow
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.82%) Logistics
8 4 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.61%) Release Management
9 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.61%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) C#
2 24 (28.92%) SQL
3 14 (16.87%) Bash Shell
4 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.23%) VBScript
6 5 (6.02%) VB
7 3 (3.61%) C
7 3 (3.61%) Python
8 2 (2.41%) Java
9 1 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) CCNA
2 14 (16.87%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.66%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.02%) Degree
6 4 (4.82%) MCTS
7 2 (2.41%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) vSphere
1 7 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) UAG
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) SCOM
2 14 (16.87%) FortiGate
3 10 (12.05%) SCSM
4 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (7.23%) SCOrch
6 5 (6.02%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (6.02%) SCCM
7 4 (4.82%) Puppet
8 2 (2.41%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.20%) Nagios
9 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.69%) Cisco
3 14 (16.87%) Juniper
4 13 (15.66%) BMC
5 10 (12.05%) VMware
6 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.20%) 3Com
9 1 (1.20%) Adobe
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) Dell
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix