The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
North West / Cheshire
Rank 38 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.99% 0.88% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% 2.36% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £356 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £260 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £512 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 339 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.78% 37.25% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 230 181
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Median hourly rate £43.71 £16.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.20% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.99 £13.00 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +33 5 £375 +36.36%
Chester - 1 £100 - 3
Runcorn - 1 - -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (40.00%) ETL
6 10 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
7 9 (36.00%) High Availability
7 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (24.00%) IIS
11 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
11 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (20.00%) Replication
12 4 (16.00%) Banking
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (16.00%) SCCM
12 4 (16.00%) Change Management
12 4 (16.00%) SSL
12 4 (16.00%) Citrix
12 4 (16.00%) Hyperion
12 4 (16.00%) Cognos

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) CMS
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
2 3 (12.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.00%) NAS
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) GitLab
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.00%) MSI
3 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) DBA
1 9 (36.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) SSIS Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
1 10 (40.00%) ETL
2 9 (36.00%) High Availability
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.00%) Release Management
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) MOM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
2 4 (16.00%) Cognos
2 4 (16.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (4.00%) Lumension
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago