The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 74 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 32 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.90% 1.86% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 5.79% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 8
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £319 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.17% -6.66%
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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
700 328 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.59% 32.09% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 217 229
Average daily rate £363 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 54 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 51 (62.96%) SQL
3 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (46.91%) Oracle
5 37 (45.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (44.44%) PL/SQL
7 35 (43.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (40.74%) TDD
9 32 (39.51%) NUnit
9 32 (39.51%) Data Mapping
9 32 (39.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (38.27%) Oracle Database
11 30 (37.04%) SDLC
11 30 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
11 30 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
12 27 (33.33%) Data Modelling
12 27 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 25 (30.86%) Windows
13 25 (30.86%) Toad
14 18 (22.22%) .NET
15 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
15 16 (19.75%) VMware
16 15 (18.52%) Finance
17 14 (17.28%) SCCM
17 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (14.81%) Subversion
18 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
19 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
20 10 (12.35%) CSS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) DHCP
1 6 (7.41%) DNS
2 5 (6.17%) DMZ
3 4 (4.94%) HTTP
4 3 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (2.47%) Intranet
5 2 (2.47%) Firewall
5 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.23%) NAS
6 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 37 (45.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (43.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (39.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (38.27%) Oracle Database
6 30 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.94%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.94%) MySQL
10 2 (2.47%) SQLPlus
11 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 32 (39.51%) NUnit
2 25 (30.86%) Toad
3 12 (14.81%) Subversion
4 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
5 9 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.47%) Maven
9 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.23%) MSI
10 1 (1.23%) InstallShield
10 1 (1.23%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (64.20%) Developer
2 26 (32.10%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Database Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
7 5 (6.17%) DBA
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database Developer
8 4 (4.94%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) VB6 Developer
10 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) .NET
2 10 (12.35%) HTML
2 10 (12.35%) CSS
3 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.88%) CAML
4 7 (8.64%) HTML5
4 7 (8.64%) jQuery
5 5 (6.17%) XML
6 4 (4.94%) XSLT
7 2 (2.47%) ADO
7 2 (2.47%) REST
7 2 (2.47%) Middleware
7 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.23%) WCF
8 1 (1.23%) OLE
8 1 (1.23%) OLE DB
8 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.23%) JAX-RS
8 1 (1.23%) ODBC
8 1 (1.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Wiki
2 3 (3.70%) Replication
2 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) PKI
3 2 (2.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.94%) Solaris
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.74%) TDD
3 32 (39.51%) Data Mapping
4 30 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (37.04%) SDLC
5 27 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.35%) BDD
7 9 (11.11%) DevOps
8 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.17%) Migration
9 5 (6.17%) Scrum
9 5 (6.17%) Load Balancing
9 5 (6.17%) Kanban
10 4 (4.94%) Change Control
11 3 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (3.70%) Server Hardening
11 3 (3.70%) Release Management
11 3 (3.70%) ITIL
11 3 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.96%) SQL
2 36 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 27 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.35%) C#
6 9 (11.11%) Java
6 9 (11.11%) VB
7 7 (8.64%) FQL
8 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.70%) VBScript
10 2 (2.47%) VB6
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.47%) VBA
10 2 (2.47%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) MCITP
2 3 (3.70%) MCSE
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) CCEE
4 1 (1.23%) CCIA
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.23%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.94%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
5 2 (2.47%) UAG
5 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.23%) XenApp
6 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) SCOM
3 3 (3.70%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.47%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.47%) Ansible
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Oracle
2 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.47%) SaltStack
4 2 (2.47%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) NetApp
4 2 (2.47%) Symantec
5 1 (1.23%) McAfee
5 1 (1.23%) Wyse
5 1 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.23%) Veeam
5 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.23%) AppSense
5 1 (1.23%) Altiris
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