The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 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 Welwyn Garden City 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 5.17% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 50.00% 47.22% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 16
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Services Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix