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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 66 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 22 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 1.37% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 3.73% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £333 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £279 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £455 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -24.13%
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
520 482 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.27% 36.65% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 274 230
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £33.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
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 16 September 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
(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
Woking 0 1 - -
Guildford -2 1 - - 3
Leatherhead -3 1 £500 +11.11%
Redhill - 1 - - 3
Reigate - 1 £500 -
Epsom - 1 £500 -
Godalming - - - -
Egham - - - -
Staines - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
4 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
4 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (30.30%) SolarWinds
4 10 (30.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 10 (30.30%) SCSM
5 9 (27.27%) Capacity Management
5 9 (27.27%) SCOM
5 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 9 (27.27%) BMC
5 9 (27.27%) VBScript
6 8 (24.24%) VB
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Clustering
7 7 (21.21%) BMC PATROL
7 7 (21.21%) C#
7 7 (21.21%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (21.21%) IIS
7 7 (21.21%) SSL
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (15.15%) InfoPath
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
8 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
8 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.21%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (21.21%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Lync
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) OLTP
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) MSI
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) WCF
5 1 (3.03%) JMS
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) Ajax
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) JSP
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 9 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (15.15%) Migration
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Logistics
4 3 (9.09%) Workflow
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Content Management
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Information Management
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) OOD
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) VBScript
2 8 (24.24%) VB
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SolarWinds Orion
1 10 (30.30%) SCSM
2 9 (27.27%) SCOM
3 7 (21.21%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.03%) Nagios
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
5 1 (3.03%) Puppet
5 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) SolarWinds
3 9 (27.27%) BMC
4 2 (6.06%) Nintex
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + quote
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday