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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 32 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 74 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.98% 1.51% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 3.82% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 2 2
Median daily rate £340 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £249 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £401 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
PowerShell
Tyne and Wear

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
444 262 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.89% 39.64% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 167 166
Median daily rate £358 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £554 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -32.17%
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 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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 93 (74.40%) Windows
2 91 (72.80%) Active Directory
3 72 (57.60%) Windows Server
4 70 (56.00%) Security Cleared
5 65 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 58 (46.40%) SC Cleared
7 51 (40.80%) SQL
8 46 (36.80%) HP
8 46 (36.80%) Migration
9 45 (36.00%) DNS
10 41 (32.80%) Office 365
11 38 (30.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (29.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (29.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (24.00%) MCSE
13 30 (24.00%) Degree
13 30 (24.00%) Computer Science
14 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (22.40%) Puppet
14 28 (22.40%) MS Excel
14 28 (22.40%) MS Exchange
15 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (19.20%) Skype for Business
16 24 (19.20%) OpenStack
17 23 (18.40%) Skype
17 23 (18.40%) Load Balancing
17 23 (18.40%) SharePoint
17 23 (18.40%) VBScript
18 22 (17.60%) Linux

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 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2010
1 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2013
1 28 (22.40%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.20%) OpenStack
2 24 (19.20%) Skype for Business
3 23 (18.40%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (8.00%) IIS
6 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (6.40%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (5.60%) Confluence
9 2 (1.60%) JBoss
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (22.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 41 (32.80%) Office 365
2 16 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.00%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (36.00%) DNS
2 23 (18.40%) Skype
3 22 (17.60%) DHCP
4 21 (16.80%) Firewall
5 16 (12.80%) Kerberos
6 12 (9.60%) TCP/IP
7 10 (8.00%) LDAP
8 7 (5.60%) SSL
9 6 (4.80%) Internet
9 6 (4.80%) SAN
10 5 (4.00%) HTTP
10 5 (4.00%) HTTPS
10 5 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.00%) NAS
10 5 (4.00%) X.500
11 1 (0.80%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MSI
2 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.60%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.60%) JIRA
4 6 (4.80%) Travis CI
5 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.60%) NMock
6 2 (1.60%) WiX
7 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (1.60%) Advertising
1 2 (1.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (16.80%) Active Directory Engineer
2 12 (9.60%) Office 365 Specialist
3 11 (8.80%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (7.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (4.80%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (3.20%) Consultant
7 4 (3.20%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (3.20%) Mobility Specialist
8 3 (2.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (2.40%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) Lync Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) Mobility Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) PowerShell Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) Middleware
2 11 (8.80%) .NET
3 10 (8.00%) Software Packaging
4 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.40%) XML
6 2 (1.60%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.60%) Web Services
6 2 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.80%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.80%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.60%) PKI
4 7 (5.60%) Replication
5 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.60%) Clustering
5 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 93 (74.40%) Windows
2 72 (57.60%) Windows Server
3 38 (30.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (29.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (17.60%) Linux
7 15 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 11 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.80%) Unix
9 10 (8.00%) AIX
10 9 (7.20%) Android
10 9 (7.20%) Apple iOS
11 7 (5.60%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.80%) HPUX
13 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) Migration
2 23 (18.40%) Load Balancing
3 19 (15.20%) ITIL
3 19 (15.20%) OO
4 16 (12.80%) DevOps
5 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.20%) Software Distribution
6 13 (10.40%) Software Delivery
7 11 (8.80%) ITSM
7 11 (8.80%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (7.20%) Application Packaging
8 9 (7.20%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.40%) Change Control
10 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.80%) Kanban
10 6 (4.80%) Scrum
10 6 (4.80%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.80%) Web Operations
11 5 (4.00%) Content Management
11 5 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.80%) SQL
2 23 (18.40%) VBScript
3 20 (16.00%) Python
4 19 (15.20%) T-SQL
5 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.20%) Jython
6 14 (11.20%) VB
7 13 (10.40%) Perl
8 6 (4.80%) Java
9 4 (3.20%) C#
10 1 (0.80%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.80%) C
10 1 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 70 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 58 (46.40%) SC Cleared
3 37 (29.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (24.00%) Degree
4 30 (24.00%) MCSE
5 14 (11.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.40%) MCITP
7 3 (2.40%) MCP
7 3 (2.40%) MCTS
8 2 (1.60%) MCSA
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.80%) MCSD
9 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 91 (72.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (11.20%) XenApp
3 14 (11.20%) XenDesktop
3 14 (11.20%) XenServer
4 13 (10.40%) DFS Replication
5 7 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (4.00%) Docker
6 5 (4.00%) Firmware
7 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.80%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 28 (22.40%) Puppet
2 19 (15.20%) SCCM
3 15 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (12.00%) SCOrch
3 15 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 13 (10.40%) BladeLogic
5 12 (9.60%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (5.60%) AirWatch
7 6 (4.80%) Ansible
8 4 (3.20%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.60%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.80%) Netcool
10 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.80%) SCOM
10 1 (0.80%) SCSM
10 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (36.80%) HP
3 18 (14.40%) Citrix
3 18 (14.40%) VMware
4 16 (12.80%) AppSense
5 15 (12.00%) CA
6 14 (11.20%) BMC
7 13 (10.40%) Dell
8 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
9 10 (8.00%) IBM
10 7 (5.60%) Atlassian
11 6 (4.80%) SaltStack
12 5 (4.00%) IronPort
12 5 (4.00%) Sun
13 2 (1.60%) Axway
13 2 (1.60%) Informatica
13 2 (1.60%) Oracle
13 2 (1.60%) Siebel
13 2 (1.60%) Trend Micro
14 1 (0.80%) F5