The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 60 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.29% 1.78% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 7.32% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -31.42%
PowerShell
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
161 164 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.50% 24.33% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 101 105
Average daily rate £350 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £398 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 18
Average hourly rate £20.02 £20.06 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £20.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wiltshire 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
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
Swindon - 1 £325 -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (30.77%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
6 3 (23.08%) Lync
7 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Social Network
7 2 (15.38%) WCF

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (23.08%) Lync
6 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
1 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) XSL
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) CAML
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Social Network
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) AppManager
2 1 (7.69%) WMI
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM