The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 80 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 26 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 1.86% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 5.65% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Median daily rate £319 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £242 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -49.52%
PowerShell
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
728 620 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.00% 33.03% 37.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 378 352
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bolton - 1 £335 - 2
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
4 21 (47.73%) VMware
5 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (29.55%) Firewall
7 13 (29.55%) Citrix
7 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
8 12 (27.27%) DNS
8 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
9 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
10 9 (20.45%) Python
10 9 (20.45%) VLAN
11 8 (18.18%) DHCP
11 8 (18.18%) MS Office
11 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) LAN
12 7 (15.91%) WAN
13 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.64%) VPN
13 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
13 6 (13.64%) Perl
13 6 (13.64%) Cisco
13 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.64%) SCCM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (13.64%) Skype for Business
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.55%) Google App Engine
4 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) DNS
3 9 (20.45%) VLAN
4 8 (18.18%) DHCP
5 7 (15.91%) LAN
5 7 (15.91%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
7 4 (9.09%) SAN
7 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
9 2 (4.55%) Skype
9 2 (4.55%) SSL
9 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.27%) FTP
10 1 (2.27%) MPLS
10 1 (2.27%) Network Security
10 1 (2.27%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.55%) MSI
3 2 (4.55%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) GitLab
4 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.36%) Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Active Directory Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
2 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.55%) PKI
1 2 (4.55%) Wiki
2 1 (2.27%) Health Informatics
2 1 (2.27%) Informatics
2 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) CentOS
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) DevOps
2 4 (9.09%) ERP
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
4 2 (4.55%) Security Operations
4 2 (4.55%) TDD
4 2 (4.55%) Web Operations
5 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.27%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
1 9 (20.45%) Python
2 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) C
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCSA
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) CISM
4 2 (4.55%) CISMP
4 2 (4.55%) CISSP
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) vSphere
4 5 (11.36%) XenApp
5 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.55%) NFS
6 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.55%) Xen
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.36%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) yum
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) VMware
3 13 (29.55%) Citrix
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) Altiris
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Google
7 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Lotus
7 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.55%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Siemens
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Sonus
Manchester, Lancashire
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