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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 58 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 44 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.71% 1.23% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.68% 3.28% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £316 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £383 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -31.42%
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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
659 396 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.55% 37.32% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 277 210
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £227 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.88 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (72.60%) SQL
2 49 (67.12%) SQL Server
3 35 (47.95%) Oracle
3 35 (47.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.21%) PL/SQL
6 32 (43.84%) NUnit
6 32 (43.84%) Data Mapping
6 32 (43.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (42.47%) Oracle Database
8 30 (41.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (41.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 30 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (41.10%) SDLC
8 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
9 27 (36.99%) Data Modelling
10 26 (35.62%) TDD
11 25 (34.25%) Toad
12 24 (32.88%) T-SQL
13 19 (26.03%) Windows
14 18 (24.66%) Finance
15 16 (21.92%) .NET
16 13 (17.81%) SCCM
17 11 (15.07%) VMware
18 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
19 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 9 (12.33%) SpecFlow
19 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
20 8 (10.96%) C#
20 8 (10.96%) MS Excel

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.22%) IIS
3 5 (6.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.74%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) DHCP
1 5 (6.85%) DNS
1 5 (6.85%) DMZ
2 3 (4.11%) SSL
3 2 (2.74%) Intranet
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) SNMP
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (67.12%) SQL Server
2 35 (47.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (43.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (42.47%) Oracle Database
5 30 (41.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (41.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.74%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.37%) MySQL
9 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (43.84%) NUnit
2 25 (34.25%) Toad
3 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.33%) SpecFlow
5 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (9.59%) Maven
7 4 (5.48%) Subversion
8 3 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.37%) MSI
9 1 (1.37%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.37%) Fiddler
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (67.12%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Database Developer
5 6 (8.22%) VB Developer
5 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL Developer
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Database Developer
5 6 (8.22%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database Developer
7 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) VB Programmer
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.11%) Programmer
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) ADO
3 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 3 (4.11%) CSS
4 2 (2.74%) XML
4 2 (2.74%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) OLE
5 1 (1.37%) OLE DB
5 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.37%) WCF
5 1 (1.37%) CAML
5 1 (1.37%) XSL
5 1 (1.37%) XSLT
5 1 (1.37%) ODBC
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Replication
1 3 (4.11%) Wiki
1 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.74%) PKI
2 2 (2.74%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) UNIX
5 2 (2.74%) Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
6 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) Data Mapping
3 30 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (41.10%) SDLC
4 27 (36.99%) Data Modelling
5 26 (35.62%) TDD
6 8 (10.96%) BDD
7 7 (9.59%) DevOps
8 5 (6.85%) Kanban
8 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.85%) Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Scrum
9 3 (4.11%) ITIL
9 3 (4.11%) CRM
9 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.11%) Project Management
9 3 (4.11%) Change Management
9 3 (4.11%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) SQL
2 33 (45.21%) PL/SQL
3 24 (32.88%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.96%) C#
5 7 (9.59%) VB
5 7 (9.59%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.59%) VB6
6 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.11%) VBScript
7 2 (2.74%) VBA
8 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) MCITP
2 3 (4.11%) MCSE
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) CCEE
4 1 (1.37%) CCIA
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.37%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.74%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.74%) UAG
6 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
6 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) SCOM
2 3 (4.11%) SCVMM
2 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (47.95%) Oracle
2 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.07%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) NetApp
4 2 (2.74%) Symantec
5 1 (1.37%) McAfee
5 1 (1.37%) Wyse
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix
5 1 (1.37%) AppSense
5 1 (1.37%) Altiris
5 1 (1.37%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.37%) Veeam
5 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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