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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 21 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 5.62% - 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.15% - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£328 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -31.42%
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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
33 84 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 37.08% 50.91% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 68 11
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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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 31 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Database Security
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Database Security
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix