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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 34 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.13% 1.15% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 2.67% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £290 £263 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £253 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £263 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £25.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+47.00% -21.87%
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
127 150 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.04% 43.10% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 98 82
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 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
Leicester 0 3 £290 +10.47%
Hinckley - 2 £290 -
Kegworth - 1 £111 -
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VBScript
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
3 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (46.15%) IBM Notes
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Lotus
3 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
3 6 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) SQL

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 6 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (46.15%) IBM Notes
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) DevOps
1 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
1 2 (15.38%) High Availability
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) E-Disclosure
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) VBScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Nuix
5 1 (7.69%) Sun