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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 41 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 21 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.86% 1.63% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.20% 5.36% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £290 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £416 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
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
256 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.06% 30.35% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 63 56
Average daily rate £368 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £492 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £29.95 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.94% -26.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 10 £350 -30.00%
Gatwick - 2 £308 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) VMware
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (57.14%) DNS
4 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
7 16 (38.10%) DHCP
8 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) Migration
9 14 (33.33%) Finance
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 14 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (28.57%) IIS
11 10 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (21.43%) Back Office
12 9 (21.43%) Online Betting
13 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
13 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
14 7 (16.67%) vSphere
14 7 (16.67%) ITIL
14 7 (16.67%) Firewall
14 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (14.29%) HP
15 6 (14.29%) VLAN
15 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
15 6 (14.29%) Cisco
15 6 (14.29%) VPN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) DNS
2 16 (38.10%) DHCP
3 7 (16.67%) Firewall
4 6 (14.29%) VLAN
4 6 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.38%) SNMP
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) OLTP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Online Betting
2 9 (21.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) DBA
3 10 (23.81%) Administrator
4 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 5 (11.90%) Server Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Server Support
10 1 (2.38%) Migration Technician
10 1 (2.38%) Support Technician
10 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Replication
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Migration
2 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.90%) Server Building
6 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.52%) High Availability
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.38%) Scrum
9 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.38%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) VBScript
2 3 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
1 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 7 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 4 (9.52%) WSUS
3 3 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco
3 6 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) IBM
5 4 (9.52%) Sun
5 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) BMC
7 1 (2.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds