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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 54 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 40 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.64% 0.95% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.84% 2.35% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £277 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.37% -14.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £341 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +2.94%
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
510 638 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.64% 40.41% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 404 268
Median daily rate £350 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 27
Median hourly rate £44.00 £19.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.57% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 19 £425 +53.42%
Leicestershire +17 14 £280 +6.66% 4
Nottinghamshire -3 5 £338 - 6
Derbyshire -1 1 £450 +38.46%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 43 (72.88%) Microsoft
2 37 (62.71%) SQL
3 34 (57.63%) SharePoint
4 31 (52.54%) C#
5 29 (49.15%) .NET
5 29 (49.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 26 (44.07%) Windows
7 24 (40.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (40.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (37.29%) VB.NET
9 19 (32.20%) VBA
9 19 (32.20%) VB
9 19 (32.20%) Classic ASP
9 19 (32.20%) VB6
10 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
10 18 (30.51%) ITIL
11 16 (27.12%) Active Directory
12 15 (25.42%) SAP
13 14 (23.73%) VBScript
14 13 (22.03%) Citrix
14 13 (22.03%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (20.34%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
15 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (16.95%) DevOps
16 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
16 10 (16.95%) Finance
17 9 (15.25%) HP
17 9 (15.25%) Office 365

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 34 (57.63%) SharePoint
2 29 (49.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (22.03%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
5 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (10.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (10.17%) IBM Notes
7 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (5.08%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (3.39%) CMS
9 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
10 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) IaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Internet
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 5 (8.47%) SAN
4 2 (3.39%) DMZ
4 2 (3.39%) Extranet
4 2 (3.39%) Intranet
4 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 2 (3.39%) WAN
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.69%) Skype
5 1 (1.69%) SMTP
5 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Developer
2 23 (38.98%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) IT Support
7 3 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) .NET
2 19 (32.20%) Classic ASP
3 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.08%) Ajax
4 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.08%) Backbone.js
4 3 (5.08%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) HTML
4 3 (5.08%) HTML5
4 3 (5.08%) jQuery
4 3 (5.08%) JSON
4 3 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.08%) LINQ
4 3 (5.08%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (5.08%) WCF
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) XML
4 3 (5.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Replication
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Windows 10
5 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
6 6 (10.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.69%) Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Unix
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) DevOps
3 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.08%) BDD
6 3 (5.08%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.08%) OO
6 3 (5.08%) SDLC
6 3 (5.08%) Security Patching
6 3 (5.08%) SOLID
6 3 (5.08%) TDD
6 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Workflow
7 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.39%) High Availability
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (62.71%) SQL
2 31 (52.54%) C#
3 22 (37.29%) VB.NET
4 19 (32.20%) VB
4 19 (32.20%) VB6
4 19 (32.20%) VBA
5 14 (23.73%) VBScript
6 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (13.56%) HND
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) XenDesktop
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 43 (72.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) SAP
3 13 (22.03%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) HP
5 8 (13.56%) VMware
6 6 (10.17%) Lotus
6 6 (10.17%) NetApp
7 3 (5.08%) Twitter
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco
8 2 (3.39%) Veeam
9 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.69%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds