The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 29 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.92% - 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.79% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.46% 23.89% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 25
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Informix
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) IDERA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Informix
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Records Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IDERA
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware