The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 75 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 25 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 0.62% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 1.77% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 7
Median daily rate £395 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £329 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -4.25%
PowerShell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
558 566 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.68% 34.96% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 353 256
Median daily rate £375 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 28
Median hourly rate £41.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+418.75% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +16 15 £400 -
Derbyshire -1 4 £363 +11.53% 3
Leicestershire - 4 £238 - 2
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £325 -36.58% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (60.00%) SQL
3 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
4 27 (49.09%) Windows
4 27 (49.09%) C#
4 27 (49.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 25 (45.45%) .NET
6 20 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (32.73%) VB.NET
8 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
9 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 14 (25.45%) VB6
10 14 (25.45%) VBA
10 14 (25.45%) VB
10 14 (25.45%) Classic ASP
10 14 (25.45%) ITIL
11 13 (23.64%) SAP
11 13 (23.64%) VBScript
12 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
12 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 11 (20.00%) VMware
14 10 (18.18%) Citrix
14 10 (18.18%) Office 365
14 10 (18.18%) DevOps
15 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (16.36%) Finance
16 8 (14.55%) SharePoint Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
2 27 (49.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.55%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (7.27%) IBM Notes
6 4 (7.27%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (3.64%) CMS
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.82%) IIS
8 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
1 6 (10.91%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.64%) DMZ
4 2 (3.64%) Extranet
4 2 (3.64%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) DHCP
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.82%) Network Security
5 1 (1.82%) Skype
5 1 (1.82%) SMTP
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (5.45%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 14 (25.45%) Classic ASP
4 4 (7.27%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (5.45%) Ajax
5 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) Backbone.js
5 3 (5.45%) CSS
5 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.45%) HTML5
5 3 (5.45%) jQuery
5 3 (5.45%) JSON
5 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (5.45%) LINQ
5 3 (5.45%) REST
5 3 (5.45%) WCF
5 3 (5.45%) Web Services
5 3 (5.45%) XML
5 3 (5.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
1 4 (7.27%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Unix
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) DevOps
3 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.45%) BDD
5 3 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.45%) High Availability
5 3 (5.45%) OO
5 3 (5.45%) SDLC
5 3 (5.45%) Security Patching
5 3 (5.45%) SOLID
5 3 (5.45%) TDD
5 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Workflow
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) SQL
2 27 (49.09%) C#
3 18 (32.73%) VB.NET
4 14 (25.45%) VB
4 14 (25.45%) VB6
4 14 (25.45%) VBA
5 13 (23.64%) VBScript
6 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) HND
1 7 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
3 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) SAP
3 11 (20.00%) VMware
4 10 (18.18%) Citrix
5 7 (12.73%) HP
5 7 (12.73%) NetApp
6 4 (7.27%) Lotus
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco
7 3 (5.45%) Twitter
8 2 (3.64%) Veeam
9 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.82%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds