The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 33 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 23 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.66% 1.36% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.31% 5.10% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £290 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £290 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £437 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -31.42%
PowerShell
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
223 98 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 45.14% 26.70% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 61 48
Average daily rate £368 £313 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -13.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the West Sussex region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley +6 9 £381 -23.75%
Gatwick - 5 £325 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (57.78%) VMware
4 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (48.89%) DNS
6 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (37.78%) IIS
9 15 (33.33%) SQL
9 15 (33.33%) DHCP
9 15 (33.33%) Migration
10 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
11 13 (28.89%) Finance
12 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
13 11 (24.44%) ITIL
13 11 (24.44%) HP
13 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (22.22%) VBScript
15 9 (20.00%) WSUS
16 8 (17.78%) Online Betting
16 8 (17.78%) SCCM
16 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (17.78%) Root Cause Analysis
16 8 (17.78%) Office 365
16 8 (17.78%) Back Office
16 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
17 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (15.56%) VPN
18 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 17 (37.78%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) DNS
2 15 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (15.56%) VPN
4 6 (13.33%) VLAN
5 4 (8.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MSI
1 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Online Betting
2 8 (17.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) DBA
4 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) IT Support
6 5 (11.11%) Server Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Migration
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL
3 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 8 (17.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.11%) Server Building
6 4 (8.89%) High Availability
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) VBScript
3 3 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
4 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (13.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) WSUS
2 8 (17.78%) SCCM
3 6 (13.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Dell
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (6.67%) Sun
6 3 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix