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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 93 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 15 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 2.11% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 5.89% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 10
Median daily rate £350 £323 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £130 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
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
664 696 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.71% 35.84% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 421 403
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 7
Median hourly rate £33.47 £29.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.39% +38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.60 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -2 1 £325 - 1
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (32.50%) Firewall
7 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (27.50%) Citrix
8 11 (27.50%) VMware
9 9 (22.50%) DNS
9 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.00%) VLAN
10 8 (20.00%) SCCM
11 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
11 7 (17.50%) MS Office
11 7 (17.50%) WAN
11 7 (17.50%) LAN
12 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
12 6 (15.00%) DHCP
12 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.00%) .NET
12 6 (15.00%) Cisco
12 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
13 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange

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 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.50%) Office 365
6 2 (5.00%) IaaS
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (2.50%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) VLAN
4 7 (17.50%) LAN
4 7 (17.50%) WAN
5 6 (15.00%) DHCP
5 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.00%) Skype
7 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.50%) MPLS
8 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security
8 1 (2.50%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (2.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) MSI
3 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (5.00%) DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (10.00%) REST
3 4 (10.00%) WPF
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.00%) Linux
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.50%) CentOS
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (10.00%) ERP
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) MVC
3 4 (10.00%) OO
3 4 (10.00%) OOD
3 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) SIEM
6 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) Python
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.00%) C
3 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.50%) Docker
6 1 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) SCOM
3 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.50%) Puppet
4 2 (5.00%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.00%) SCSM
5 1 (2.50%) Ansible
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.50%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Citrix
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) Altiris
4 4 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Forcepoint
5 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.00%) Lotus
5 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Siemens
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.50%) Sonus
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