The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 54 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 29 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.22% 1.27% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 3.21% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
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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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 280 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.33% 39.55% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 206 143
Average daily rate £330 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.80 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.99% +44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £19.90 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £71.08 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
South Wales +5 25 £373 -0.66% 1
West Wales - 4 £356 -
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 33 (66.00%) .NET
3 28 (56.00%) MSBuild
3 28 (56.00%) Jenkins
4 27 (54.00%) Hudson
4 27 (54.00%) Scrum
4 27 (54.00%) Jython
5 26 (52.00%) Artifactory
6 24 (48.00%) DevOps
7 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 18 (36.00%) Software Delivery
10 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
10 13 (26.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.00%) Java
11 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (16.00%) Gradle
12 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
12 8 (16.00%) Subversion
12 8 (16.00%) Maven
13 7 (14.00%) Migration
13 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
13 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (12.00%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (8.00%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (6.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.00%) GroupWise
7 1 (2.00%) Jetty
7 1 (2.00%) nginx
7 1 (2.00%) Confluence
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SMTP
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) MSBuild
1 28 (56.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (54.00%) Hudson
3 26 (52.00%) Artifactory
4 8 (16.00%) Gradle
4 8 (16.00%) Subversion
4 8 (16.00%) Maven
5 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Deployment Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Release Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) J2EE
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 2 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Clustering
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Scrum
2 24 (48.00%) DevOps
3 20 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (36.00%) Software Delivery
5 13 (26.00%) ITIL
6 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) Coaching
9 2 (4.00%) Open Source
10 1 (2.00%) Software Deployment
10 1 (2.00%) Auto-Scaling
10 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.00%) Service Management
10 1 (2.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) Jython
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MCTS
3 1 (2.00%) MCITP
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
2 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.00%) ZENworks
2 1 (2.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Lotus
2 4 (8.00%) Clearswift
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Veritas
4 1 (2.00%) BMC
4 1 (2.00%) Novell
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day
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