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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 44 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 26 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.68% 3.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.96% 10.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Average daily rate
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£407 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% +15.12%
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
158 258 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.16% 36.49% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 139 89
Average daily rate £375 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 8
Average hourly rate £20.19 £39.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.24% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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
Swindon +10 3 £328 +2.98% 9
Salisbury +10 1 - - 1
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) IIS
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (30.00%) VBScript
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (20.00%) vSphere
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (20.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) Dell
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
8 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (15.00%) Lync
8 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (45.00%) IIS
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (15.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (10.00%) WCF
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) XSL
4 1 (5.00%) CAML
4 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Social Network
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) VBScript
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCEE
2 1 (5.00%) CCA
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) AppManager
3 1 (5.00%) WMI
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Dell
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Unisys
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) AppSense
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds