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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Rank 74 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.62% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 1.56% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Median daily rate £360 £345 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £328 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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
524 578 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.43% 40.03% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 384 338
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 22 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 18 (60.00%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) Puppet
5 13 (43.33%) DevOps
6 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
7 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (23.33%) Ansible
9 7 (23.33%) Release Management
9 7 (23.33%) SCCM
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (20.00%) DNS
10 6 (20.00%) Replication
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) TDD
11 5 (16.67%) SCOM
11 5 (16.67%) Linux
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (16.67%) High Availability
12 4 (13.33%) REST

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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.33%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Jetty
3 1 (3.33%) Mongrel
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365
4 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.33%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (3.33%) Heroku
5 1 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) HTTP
3 2 (6.67%) LDAP
3 2 (6.67%) SMTP
3 2 (6.67%) SSH
4 1 (3.33%) OpenFlow
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Travis CI
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.33%) GoCD
5 1 (3.33%) MSI
5 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Messaging Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Private Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Derivative
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Blog
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) iSeries
5 1 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
7 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.33%) VMS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) DevOps
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) Release Management
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) High Availability
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 4 (13.33%) Server Building
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Open Source
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Go
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.67%) vCloud
6 1 (3.33%) Docker
6 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (23.33%) Ansible
3 7 (23.33%) SCCM
4 5 (16.67%) SCOM
5 3 (10.00%) vRealize
6 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.33%) Packer
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Terraform
6 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.67%) IDERA
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) RedGate
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec