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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 54 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 54 45 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.73% 2.81% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.27% 6.85% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 8
Median daily rate £413 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £286 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £343 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
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
743 657 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.35% 41.04% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 483 290
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) VMware
3 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (30.30%) Puppet
6 20 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 19 (28.79%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
8 17 (25.76%) SQL
9 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (24.24%) .NET
9 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 15 (22.73%) Linux
11 14 (21.21%) Ansible
11 14 (21.21%) SCCM
11 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (19.70%) TDD
13 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (16.67%) Cisco
14 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
15 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
15 10 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (15.15%) DevOps
16 9 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (13.64%) SCOM
16 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003

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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 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 10 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (10.61%) IIS
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (28.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.58%) Office 365
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.03%) Google App Engine
5 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) VPN
2 5 (7.58%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) Kerberos
3 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 3 (4.55%) VoIP
5 2 (3.03%) Internet
5 2 (3.03%) SAN
6 1 (1.52%) DMZ
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) Skype
6 1 (1.52%) SMTP
6 1 (1.52%) SSL
6 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) EDRMS
7 2 (3.03%) SSDT
8 1 (1.52%) Biml
8 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.61%) Travis CI
4 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.55%) ProC
5 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.03%) AdminStudio
6 2 (3.03%) InstallShield
6 2 (3.03%) MSI
6 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (6.06%) Legal
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) iGaming
3 2 (3.03%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Developer
3 10 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) DBA
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Server Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Automation Developer
8 4 (6.06%) PowerShell Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.06%) Node.js
2 4 (6.06%) React
2 4 (6.06%) WCF
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Replication
2 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (22.73%) Linux
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) TDD
3 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.15%) DevOps
5 9 (13.64%) Migration
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL
6 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
6 7 (10.61%) Resource Management
6 7 (10.61%) Software Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 6 (9.09%) Service Management
7 6 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.58%) Release Management
8 5 (7.58%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.58%) Web Operations
9 4 (6.06%) BDD
9 4 (6.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.09%) Perl
3 6 (9.09%) Ruby
4 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.06%) C#
6 3 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.55%) VBScript
7 2 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) CCNA
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.52%) MCITP
2 1 (1.52%) MCSE
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.58%) VMware Server
6 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.03%) vSphere
8 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (30.30%) Puppet
2 14 (21.21%) Ansible
2 14 (21.21%) SCCM
3 9 (13.64%) SCOM
4 3 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Opsview
5 1 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) VMware
2 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.67%) Cisco
4 8 (12.12%) F5
5 4 (6.06%) EMC
5 4 (6.06%) NetApp
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle
6 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.55%) Riverbed
6 3 (4.55%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.55%) Symantec
7 2 (3.03%) Dell
7 2 (3.03%) Google
7 2 (3.03%) IronPort
7 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.52%) Remedy
8 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.52%) WatchGuard