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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / East Midlands
Rank 78 70 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 20 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.34% 1.88% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 5.10% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 3
Median daily rate £250 £115 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -79.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%

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
563 549 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.79% 36.87% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 329 254
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
Derbyshire -9 7 £338 +193.47% 5
Leicestershire +3 6 £248 +117.10% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire -19 2 - - 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (35.14%) .NET
4 13 (35.14%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
6 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (21.62%) SCCM
9 8 (21.62%) VBScript
9 8 (21.62%) Python
9 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
9 8 (21.62%) Dell
10 7 (18.92%) HP
10 7 (18.92%) VMware
10 7 (18.92%) IaaS
10 7 (18.92%) R
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) Apache Spark
10 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.92%) Power BI
11 6 (16.22%) PaaS
11 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (16.22%) Wireless
11 6 (16.22%) DNS

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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.92%) Apache Spark
3 6 (16.22%) IIS
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (8.11%) Apache
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.11%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.70%) nginx
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) IaaS
3 6 (16.22%) PaaS
4 5 (13.51%) SaaS
5 3 (8.11%) Office 365
6 2 (5.41%) Boomi
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
1 6 (16.22%) LAN
1 6 (16.22%) Wireless
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.92%) Power BI
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (13.51%) Data Lake
5 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
5 5 (13.51%) HDInsight
5 5 (13.51%) InfluxDB
5 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.51%) OpenTSDB
6 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (2.70%) MySQL
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) GitLab
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Data Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) DBA
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) JSON
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.81%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
4 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.81%) EPoS
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) SUSE
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) ETL
3 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.51%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (13.51%) Data Validation
3 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
3 5 (13.51%) Validation
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Test Management
5 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) VBScript
4 7 (18.92%) R
5 5 (13.51%) VB
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.81%) VB6
6 4 (10.81%) VBA
7 3 (8.11%) Java
8 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.70%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.70%) Docker
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.70%) Mesos
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Rancher
3 1 (2.70%) rkt
3 1 (2.70%) Salt
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Dell
3 7 (18.92%) HP
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) MuleSoft
4 5 (13.51%) Tableau
4 5 (13.51%) Talend
5 4 (10.81%) SAP
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) Sun
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.70%) Lotus
8 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
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