The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 71 84 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 33 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.44% 1.41% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 3.27% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 10
Median daily rate £550 £405 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.80% +11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £280 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £454 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
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West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
681 703 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.44% 43.08% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 496 211
Median daily rate £415 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 50 (72.46%) Windows
2 44 (63.77%) VMware
3 36 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (49.28%) Active Directory
5 32 (46.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 28 (40.58%) Puppet
6 28 (40.58%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (36.23%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 19 (27.54%) Linux
9 19 (27.54%) Ansible
9 19 (27.54%) Windows Server
10 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (26.09%) SCCM
11 17 (24.64%) TDD
11 17 (24.64%) .NET
11 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (24.64%) DevOps
12 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
13 14 (20.29%) SQL
14 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (17.39%) SCOM
15 10 (14.49%) Resource Management
15 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
15 10 (14.49%) VPN
15 10 (14.49%) Cisco
15 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (14.49%) Travis CI

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.59%) IIS
2 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.45%) Jetty
5 1 (1.45%) Mongrel
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (46.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (36.23%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.70%) Office 365
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.45%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.45%) Heroku
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) VPN
2 8 (11.59%) DNS
3 5 (7.25%) Firewall
3 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
4 3 (4.35%) VoIP
5 2 (2.90%) Internet
5 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) Network Security
6 1 (1.45%) OpenFlow
6 1 (1.45%) SAN
6 1 (1.45%) Skype
6 1 (1.45%) SMTP
6 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.49%) Travis CI
2 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.35%) MSI
4 3 (4.35%) ProC
4 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.90%) AdminStudio
5 2 (2.90%) InstallShield
5 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.45%) GoCD
6 1 (1.45%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (5.80%) Legal
2 2 (2.90%) iGaming
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Azure Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Automation Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) DBA
7 5 (7.25%) PowerShell Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Server Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) .NET
2 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.25%) Node.js
2 5 (7.25%) React
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) J2EE
4 1 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Replication
2 8 (11.59%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.45%) Blog
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
4 1 (1.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 50 (72.46%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 19 (27.54%) Windows Server
3 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (24.64%) DevOps
2 17 (24.64%) TDD
3 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.49%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (14.49%) Resource Management
5 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
5 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
5 8 (11.59%) Release Management
5 8 (11.59%) Software Delivery
6 7 (10.14%) ITIL
6 7 (10.14%) Migration
6 7 (10.14%) Service Management
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) BDD
8 5 (7.25%) Open Source
8 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) Perl
3 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.59%) Ruby
4 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.70%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) Java
6 4 (5.80%) VBScript
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) CCNA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (49.28%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.25%) VMware Server
6 4 (5.80%) vSphere
7 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.45%) Docker
8 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (40.58%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (40.58%) Puppet
2 19 (27.54%) Ansible
3 18 (26.09%) SCCM
4 12 (17.39%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.90%) Opsview
6 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.45%) Packer
6 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.45%) Terraform
6 1 (1.45%) vRealize
6 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) VMware
2 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) F5
5 5 (7.25%) EMC
5 5 (7.25%) NetApp
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.80%) SaltStack
7 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.35%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.90%) Google
8 2 (2.90%) Symantec
9 1 (1.45%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.45%) Remedy
9 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.45%) Spiceworks
9 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard