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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 63 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 27 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.89% 1.49% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 3.98% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 2
Average daily rate
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£444 £394 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% +23.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £59.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -4.27%
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
487 503 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.06% 37.40% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 261 232
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 32
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 £34.85 £11.25 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Guildford - 6 £403 -
Leatherhead - 6 £450 -
Staines -7 3 £400 +3.22% 1
Epsom - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £260 -
Camberley - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 51 (63.75%) Windows
2 33 (41.25%) Security Cleared
3 30 (37.50%) C#
4 27 (33.75%) .NET
5 23 (28.75%) Visual Studio
5 23 (28.75%) SharePoint
6 22 (27.50%) SQL
7 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 20 (25.00%) SCOM
8 19 (23.75%) Firewall
8 19 (23.75%) SC Cleared
8 19 (23.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 18 (22.50%) Cisco
10 17 (21.25%) Linux
10 17 (21.25%) PKI
11 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 16 (20.00%) jQuery
12 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
12 15 (18.75%) ITIL
12 15 (18.75%) CSS
13 14 (17.50%) SOA
13 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 14 (17.50%) CCNA
13 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (17.50%) Juniper
13 14 (17.50%) BMC
13 14 (17.50%) Wireshark
13 14 (17.50%) WCF
13 14 (17.50%) Network Architecture

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (28.75%) SharePoint
2 19 (23.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (13.75%) IIS
4 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.00%) Lync
5 4 (5.00%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) PaaS
2 4 (5.00%) IaaS
3 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.50%) Route 53
5 1 (1.25%) Yammer
5 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) Firewall
2 14 (17.50%) Wireshark
2 14 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (12.50%) SSL
4 4 (5.00%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) SAN
5 3 (3.75%) FTP
5 3 (3.75%) VPN
5 3 (3.75%) SSH
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.25%) Network Security
7 1 (1.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.25%) OLTP
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 2 (2.50%) Maven
5 2 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 11 (13.75%) Publishing
2 3 (3.75%) Games
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Developer
2 19 (23.75%) SharePoint Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (16.25%) Administrator
5 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 9 (11.25%) DBA
6 9 (11.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (11.25%) SQL DBA
7 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) .NET
2 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (20.00%) jQuery
4 15 (18.75%) CSS
5 14 (17.50%) WCF
6 13 (16.25%) Ajax
7 11 (13.75%) XML
8 3 (3.75%) Application Packaging
9 2 (2.50%) Middleware
9 2 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) PKI
2 12 (15.00%) Clustering
3 10 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.50%) EFT
4 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (63.75%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Linux
3 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.75%) CentOS
4 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) UNIX
7 2 (2.50%) SUSE
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) ITIL
2 14 (17.50%) SOA
2 14 (17.50%) Network Architecture
3 13 (16.25%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (12.50%) Process Management
4 10 (12.50%) Workflow
5 9 (11.25%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (10.00%) DevOps
7 7 (8.75%) Migration
8 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.00%) Release Management
10 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.00%) Line Management
11 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) C#
2 22 (27.50%) SQL
3 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.50%) VBScript
7 4 (5.00%) VB
7 4 (5.00%) C
7 4 (5.00%) Python
8 2 (2.50%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) Java
9 1 (1.25%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) Security Cleared
2 19 (23.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (17.50%) CCNA
3 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (16.25%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.00%) MCTS
6 2 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.75%) vSphere
2 7 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.75%) UAG
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) SCOM
2 14 (17.50%) FortiGate
3 8 (10.00%) SCSM
4 6 (7.50%) SCCM
5 5 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (6.25%) SCOrch
6 4 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (3.75%) Puppet
8 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.50%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (1.25%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Cisco
2 14 (17.50%) Juniper
2 14 (17.50%) BMC
3 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.75%) VMware
5 5 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle
7 2 (2.50%) HP
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) 3Com
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix