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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 78 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 1.01% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 2.48% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Median daily rate £360 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.14% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £448 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £387 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -50.00%
PowerShell
West Yorkshire

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
555 646 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.90% 40.91% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 433 324
Median daily rate £420 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 37 (63.79%) VMware
2 35 (60.34%) Windows
3 32 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
5 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
7 22 (37.93%) Puppet
7 22 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (34.48%) .NET
9 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (29.31%) DevOps
11 16 (27.59%) Ansible
11 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
12 15 (25.86%) SCCM
13 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (24.14%) SQL
13 14 (24.14%) TDD
14 13 (22.41%) SCOM
14 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
15 12 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
15 12 (20.69%) Visual Studio
16 11 (18.97%) Release Management
17 10 (17.24%) Resource Management
17 10 (17.24%) Linux
17 10 (17.24%) VPN
17 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2014
18 9 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
18 9 (15.52%) SharePoint

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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 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) IIS
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.72%) Apache
7 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.72%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.72%) Jetty
7 1 (1.72%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.72%) nginx
7 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.34%) Office 365
4 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.72%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.72%) Heroku
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) VPN
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 5 (8.62%) Kerberos
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) Internet
5 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) Network Security
6 1 (1.72%) OpenFlow
6 1 (1.72%) Skype
6 1 (1.72%) SSL
6 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.72%) MySQL
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.62%) Travis CI
4 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.17%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) ProC
6 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
6 2 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.72%) GoCD
7 1 (1.72%) MSI
7 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (3.45%) Publishing
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) DBA
7 4 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.45%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) React
2 2 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) J2EE
3 1 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Public Cloud
1 8 (13.79%) Replication
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.45%) Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
4 10 (17.24%) Linux
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) VMS
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) DevOps
2 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 11 (18.97%) Release Management
5 10 (17.24%) Resource Management
6 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
7 8 (13.79%) Software Delivery
8 7 (12.07%) Service Management
8 7 (12.07%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (10.34%) ITIL
9 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
9 6 (10.34%) Migration
9 6 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (8.62%) High Availability
10 5 (8.62%) Server Building
10 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Perl
3 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.90%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
7 2 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) VBScript
8 1 (1.72%) Go
8 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) CCNA
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
1 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (8.62%) VMware Server
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.90%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Docker
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (37.93%) Puppet
2 16 (27.59%) Ansible
3 15 (25.86%) SCCM
4 13 (22.41%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.72%) Packer
5 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.72%) Terraform
5 1 (1.72%) vRealize
5 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) VMware
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) F5
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.17%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.45%) EMC
6 2 (3.45%) IDERA
6 2 (3.45%) NetApp
6 2 (3.45%) RedGate
6 2 (3.45%) SaltStack
6 2 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.72%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.72%) Remedy
7 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds