The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 35 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.74% 2.13% 5.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 4.65% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £265 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
PowerShell
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 129 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.20% 45.74% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 76 53
Median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £387 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Leicestershire region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Leicestershire region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hinckley - 1 £265 -
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) NetApp
7 3 (18.75%) Office 365
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
8 2 (12.50%) IaaS
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) vSphere
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco