The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Taunton region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 14 15
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 5.17% 7.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 17.65% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £355 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 49.10% 29.31% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 12 6
Average daily rate £325 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £274 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (93.33%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (93.33%) IIS
2 14 (93.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (86.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (73.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 11 (73.33%) ISA Server
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) Publishing
8 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (6.67%) Office 365
9 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
9 1 (6.67%) MS Office
9 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (6.67%) Information Management

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (93.33%) SharePoint Server
1 14 (93.33%) IIS
1 14 (93.33%) SharePoint
1 14 (93.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (86.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) SharePoint Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Barracuda Networks