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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Rank 78 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 1.03% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 2.31% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Median daily rate £450 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £322 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £380 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £35.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.48% +58.88%

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
586 607 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.46% 44.47% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 433 346
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 28 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (31.82%) Puppet
6 6 (27.27%) JIRA
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
7 5 (22.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (22.73%) REST
7 5 (22.73%) High Availability
7 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
7 5 (22.73%) SCCM
7 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (18.18%) Open Source
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) Internet
8 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012

PowerShell
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 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.55%) CloudStack
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Jetty
3 1 (4.55%) Mongrel
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (4.55%) Heroku
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) LDAP
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
2 3 (13.64%) SSH
3 1 (4.55%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 2 (9.09%) Gatling
5 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.55%) Ant
6 1 (4.55%) GoCD
6 1 (4.55%) Hudson
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) DBA
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 2 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Core
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE
5 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
2 4 (18.18%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
4 2 (9.09%) Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Blog
5 1 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) iSeries
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) VMS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow Development
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
7 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Server Building
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Go
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) vCloud
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) Docker
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) SCCM
3 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) vRealize
4 3 (13.64%) SCOM
5 2 (9.09%) Ansible
6 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
6 1 (4.55%) Packer
6 1 (4.55%) Terraform
6 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.09%) IDERA
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) RedGate
4 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk