The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 11 21
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 11.54% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 33.33% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -27.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 33.87% 34.62% 52.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 11
Average daily rate £330 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £358 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) ISA Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks