The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 63 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 12 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.14% 2.24% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 5.39% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Average daily rate
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£335 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
401 371 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.15% 41.64% 47.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 215 348
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +120.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £27.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) C#
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 10 (37.04%) WCF
6 10 (37.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 9 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (29.63%) Workflow
9 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 6 (22.22%) Ruby
10 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
10 6 (22.22%) Validation
10 6 (22.22%) nginx
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (22.22%) WF
10 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
10 6 (22.22%) Capistrano
10 6 (22.22%) Puppet
10 6 (22.22%) HAProxy
11 5 (18.52%) Splunk
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) TDD
11 5 (18.52%) DNS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (37.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (22.22%) nginx
5 4 (14.81%) CMS
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (7.41%) LiveCycle
8 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.70%) IIS
8 1 (3.70%) Lync
8 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) Intranet
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) S/MIME
3 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) EDRMS
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) AdminStudio
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 3 (11.11%) VB Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) WCF
4 6 (22.22%) WF
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) ADO
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
1 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Workflow
2 6 (22.22%) Validation
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) V-Model
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) DSDM
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
7 1 (3.70%) Security Management
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) VB6
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Capistrano
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
1 6 (22.22%) HAProxy
2 3 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Splunk
3 4 (14.81%) Kofax
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 2 (7.41%) BMC
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) Postini
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago