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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 57 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.81% 1.61% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £373 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +3.77%
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
207 160 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 27.94% 32.19% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 95 126
Average daily rate £400 £318 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 15
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.23 £22.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014. 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
Salisbury - 2 - -
Swindon - 1 - - 1
Chippenham - - - - 2
Corsham - - - - 1
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (66.67%) JSP
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 12 (66.67%) SCCM
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 12 (66.67%) Software Distribution
4 7 (38.89%) AppDNA
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) MSI
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (27.78%) Lumension
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (27.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Symantec
6 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (27.78%) WSUS
6 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) C#

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (11.11%) MS Project Server
4 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MSI
2 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Applications Packager
2 5 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) JSP
2 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) CAML
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 12 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) AppDNA
3 5 (27.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (27.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) Symantec
2 5 (27.78%) Lumension