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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 64 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 30 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.89% 0.97% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 2.44% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 9
Median daily rate £300 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £355 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -12.60%
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
485 657 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.58% 39.94% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 417 290
Median daily rate £340 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 May 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 May 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
Leicestershire +9 14 £280 +6.66% 4
Northamptonshire +11 9 £425 +41.19% 3
Derbyshire +14 3 £231 -
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £350 +6.06% 5
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 30 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 28 (50.91%) SQL
4 21 (38.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 17 (30.91%) C#
6 17 (30.91%) .NET
6 17 (30.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (27.27%) VBScript
8 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.45%) Citrix
9 13 (23.64%) HP
9 13 (23.64%) ITIL
9 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (20.00%) Windows 8
11 11 (20.00%) VB
11 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 10 (18.18%) VBA
12 10 (18.18%) Classic ASP
12 10 (18.18%) Internet
12 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (18.18%) VPN
12 10 (18.18%) VB6
12 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
13 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012

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 30 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 21 (38.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
5 9 (16.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (16.36%) IBM Notes
6 8 (14.55%) IIS
7 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.64%) CMS
8 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.82%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Internet
1 10 (18.18%) VPN
2 5 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) DHCP
4 2 (3.64%) DMZ
4 2 (3.64%) DNS
4 2 (3.64%) Extranet
4 2 (3.64%) Intranet
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.82%) Skype
5 1 (1.82%) SMTP
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JMeter
4 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Advertising
2 3 (5.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) IT Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) IT Support
4 6 (10.91%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) Classic ASP
3 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.45%) Ajax
4 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.45%) Backbone.js
4 3 (5.45%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
4 3 (5.45%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 3 (5.45%) jQuery
4 3 (5.45%) JSON
4 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.45%) LINQ
4 3 (5.45%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) WCF
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) XML
4 3 (5.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.36%) Apple iOS
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.36%) Windows XP
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
6 5 (9.09%) Linux
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) DevOps
3 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.09%) Change Control
4 5 (9.09%) ETL
4 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (5.45%) BDD
5 3 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
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%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) C#
3 15 (27.27%) VBScript
4 11 (20.00%) VB
4 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (18.18%) VB6
5 10 (18.18%) VBA
6 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) Java
8 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) HND
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.27%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.64%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) Citrix
3 13 (23.64%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) Lotus
4 9 (16.36%) SAP
4 9 (16.36%) VMware
5 6 (10.91%) NetApp
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) Twitter
7 2 (3.64%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.82%) Nuix
8 1 (1.82%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) Sun
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