The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 37 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 43 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.36% 0.45% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.64% 1.06% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 284 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.68% 42.77% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 176 97
Median daily rate £350 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 93 (70.99%) Windows
2 90 (68.70%) Active Directory
3 77 (58.78%) Windows Server
4 73 (55.73%) Security Cleared
5 60 (45.80%) SC Cleared
6 53 (40.46%) Microsoft
7 51 (38.93%) HP
8 49 (37.40%) Migration
9 43 (32.82%) SQL
10 40 (30.53%) Linux
11 36 (27.48%) DevOps
12 35 (26.72%) Unix
13 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (25.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (25.19%) Red Hat
14 33 (25.19%) DNS
15 32 (24.43%) Software Packaging
16 31 (23.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 31 (23.66%) Office 365
16 31 (23.66%) MS Excel
17 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (20.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (20.61%) Puppet
19 26 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (19.08%) MCSE
21 24 (18.32%) ITIL
22 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
22 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
22 23 (17.56%) Computer Science

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 (16.79%) OpenStack
2 21 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 21 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.03%) Skype for Business
3 19 (14.50%) SharePoint
4 18 (13.74%) Confluence
4 18 (13.74%) WebLogic
5 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.87%) IIS
6 6 (4.58%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (3.82%) JBoss
7 5 (3.82%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.29%) GeoServer
9 3 (2.29%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (23.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (23.66%) Office 365
3 17 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.87%) Trello
5 6 (4.58%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.76%) G Suite
6 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.19%) DNS
2 21 (16.03%) Skype
3 17 (12.98%) DHCP
4 15 (11.45%) Firewall
4 15 (11.45%) TCP/IP
5 13 (9.92%) Kerberos
6 10 (7.63%) LDAP
7 6 (4.58%) HTTP
7 6 (4.58%) HTTPS
7 6 (4.58%) SSL
8 5 (3.82%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.82%) NAS
8 5 (3.82%) SAN
8 5 (3.82%) X.500
9 2 (1.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.29%) GIS
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) DocumentDB
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.74%) Jenkins
3 16 (12.21%) JIRA
3 16 (12.21%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (6.87%) GitLab
5 4 (3.05%) MSI
6 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.53%) NMock
7 2 (1.53%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.53%) WiX
8 1 (0.76%) Ant
8 1 (0.76%) Gradle
8 1 (0.76%) JUnit
8 1 (0.76%) Maven
8 1 (0.76%) Subversion
8 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (1.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (19.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (13.74%) Active Directory Engineer
3 14 (10.69%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.92%) Migration Engineer
5 12 (9.16%) Office 365 Specialist
6 11 (8.40%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (3.05%) Messaging Specialist
10 4 (3.05%) Mobility Specialist
10 4 (3.05%) SCCM Engineer
11 3 (2.29%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.29%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Mobility Engineer
11 3 (2.29%) Server Engineer
11 3 (2.29%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (2.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.43%) Software Packaging
2 20 (15.27%) Middleware
3 13 (9.92%) .NET
4 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.05%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.29%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.29%) SignalR
8 2 (1.53%) Java EE
8 2 (1.53%) Web Services
8 2 (1.53%) XML
9 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.76%) J2EE
9 1 (0.76%) JPA
9 1 (0.76%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.76%) REST
9 1 (0.76%) Spring
9 1 (0.76%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.76%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (17.56%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.63%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.34%) PKI
4 7 (5.34%) Replication
5 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 93 (70.99%) Windows
2 77 (58.78%) Windows Server
3 40 (30.53%) Linux
4 35 (26.72%) Unix
5 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (23.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (20.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (12.98%) Windows 7
9 11 (8.40%) AIX
10 7 (5.34%) Android
10 7 (5.34%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.34%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) Migration
2 36 (27.48%) DevOps
3 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.32%) ITIL
5 22 (16.79%) Configuration Management
6 21 (16.03%) OO
7 20 (15.27%) Change Control
7 20 (15.27%) Virtual Environments
8 19 (14.50%) Load Balancing
9 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.40%) ITSM
10 11 (8.40%) Open Source
11 9 (6.87%) Application Packaging
12 7 (5.34%) Software Distribution
13 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (3.82%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.82%) Workflow
14 4 (3.05%) Scrum
14 4 (3.05%) Unit Testing
15 3 (2.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.82%) SQL
2 17 (12.98%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.21%) Python
4 14 (10.69%) Jython
5 8 (6.11%) Perl
5 8 (6.11%) VBScript
6 6 (4.58%) C#
6 6 (4.58%) Java
7 5 (3.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.29%) VB
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (0.76%) Groovy
9 1 (0.76%) REXX
9 1 (0.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 73 (55.73%) Security Cleared
2 60 (45.80%) SC Cleared
3 26 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (19.08%) MCSE
5 23 (17.56%) Degree
6 5 (3.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 90 (68.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.63%) DFS Replication
3 6 (4.58%) Docker
3 6 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.82%) Firmware
5 4 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.53%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.53%) XenApp
6 2 (1.53%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (20.61%) Puppet
2 18 (13.74%) Ansible
3 15 (11.45%) SCCM
3 15 (11.45%) SCOrch
4 14 (10.69%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (9.92%) BladeLogic
5 13 (9.92%) Dollar Universe
5 13 (9.92%) HP SiteScope
6 12 (9.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 7 (5.34%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (40.46%) Microsoft
2 51 (38.93%) HP
3 33 (25.19%) Red Hat
4 18 (13.74%) Atlassian
5 17 (12.98%) Oracle
6 15 (11.45%) CA
7 14 (10.69%) BMC
8 13 (9.92%) Dell
8 13 (9.92%) TIBCO
9 11 (8.40%) IBM
10 8 (6.11%) VMware
11 5 (3.82%) Sun
12 4 (3.05%) AppSense
12 4 (3.05%) Axway
12 4 (3.05%) Citrix
12 4 (3.05%) Informatica
12 4 (3.05%) IronPort
12 4 (3.05%) Siebel
13 2 (1.53%) SaltStack
14 1 (0.76%) Apigee
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