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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 43 68 40
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 91 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.34% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.02% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 0 0
Median daily rate £321 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
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
433 214 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.95% 32.33% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 138 107
Median daily rate £325 £398 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £13.97 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 83 (74.77%) Windows
2 77 (69.37%) Active Directory
3 76 (68.47%) Microsoft
4 73 (65.77%) SQL
5 69 (62.16%) Security Cleared
6 67 (60.36%) DNS
7 61 (54.95%) SC Cleared
8 60 (54.05%) Windows Server
9 54 (48.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 49 (44.14%) Citrix
11 45 (40.54%) VMware
12 44 (39.64%) VBScript
13 40 (36.04%) SQL Server
14 37 (33.33%) DHCP
15 36 (32.43%) XenApp
16 33 (29.73%) T-SQL
16 33 (29.73%) AppSense
17 32 (28.83%) XenDesktop
18 30 (27.03%) HP
19 28 (25.23%) Office 365
20 27 (24.32%) VB
20 27 (24.32%) MCSE
21 26 (23.42%) SCCM
21 26 (23.42%) Computer Science
21 26 (23.42%) Degree
21 26 (23.42%) XenServer
22 25 (22.52%) SQL Server 2008
22 25 (22.52%) Microsoft App-V
22 25 (22.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
23 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008

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 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 22 (19.82%) MS Exchange
1 22 (19.82%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.02%) OpenStack
3 10 (9.01%) Skype for Business
4 9 (8.11%) IIS
5 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.60%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.23%) Office 365
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (60.36%) DNS
2 37 (33.33%) DHCP
3 20 (18.02%) Firewall
4 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.91%) SSL
6 10 (9.01%) SAN
7 7 (6.31%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.41%) Kerberos
9 5 (4.50%) Internet
9 5 (4.50%) Skype
10 2 (1.80%) SNMP
10 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.80%) VoIP
11 1 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.04%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.90%) ObjectStore
6 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MSI
2 11 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.90%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (1.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (9.01%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (8.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 8 (7.21%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (7.21%) SharePoint Engineer
4 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (5.41%) Messaging Specialist
5 5 (4.50%) Developer
5 5 (4.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Consultant
6 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (2.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (2.70%) Java Developer
7 3 (2.70%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (2.70%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 3 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (2.70%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (2.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) .NET
2 10 (9.01%) XML
3 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.60%) CAML
3 4 (3.60%) CSS
3 4 (3.60%) HTML
3 4 (3.60%) HTML5
3 4 (3.60%) jQuery
3 4 (3.60%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.90%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.90%) JSON
4 1 (0.90%) Node.js
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) Clustering
3 7 (6.31%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.90%) PKI
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (74.77%) Windows
2 60 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.21%) Linux
8 4 (3.60%) AIX
8 4 (3.60%) HPUX
8 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.60%) Solaris
8 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.70%) Unix
10 1 (0.90%) Android
10 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) Migration
1 22 (19.82%) Software Delivery
2 19 (17.12%) ITIL
3 17 (15.32%) Load Balancing
3 17 (15.32%) Software Distribution
4 13 (11.71%) Content Management
5 10 (9.01%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (8.11%) Database Mirroring
7 8 (7.21%) Conflict Management
7 8 (7.21%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.31%) Analytics
9 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.50%) Release Management
11 4 (3.60%) Service Management
12 3 (2.70%) Data Management
12 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
12 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (2.70%) TDD
13 2 (1.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (65.77%) SQL
2 44 (39.64%) VBScript
3 33 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 27 (24.32%) VB
5 15 (13.51%) C#
6 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.21%) Java
8 5 (4.50%) Perl
9 4 (3.60%) Bourne shell
9 4 (3.60%) FQL
9 4 (3.60%) Korn
10 1 (0.90%) Python
10 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (62.16%) Security Cleared
2 61 (54.95%) SC Cleared
3 54 (48.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (24.32%) MCSE
5 26 (23.42%) Degree
6 15 (13.51%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (9.01%) MCSD
8 8 (7.21%) MCITP
8 8 (7.21%) MCP
8 8 (7.21%) MCSA
8 8 (7.21%) MCTS
9 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 77 (69.37%) Active Directory
2 36 (32.43%) XenApp
3 32 (28.83%) XenDesktop
4 26 (23.42%) XenServer
5 25 (22.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (7.21%) DFS Replication
8 5 (4.50%) Brightmail
8 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.50%) vSphere
9 4 (3.60%) Terminal Services
10 3 (2.70%) Firmware
11 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (23.42%) SCCM
2 25 (22.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) Netcool
4 3 (2.70%) SCOM
4 3 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.90%) Ansible
6 1 (0.90%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.90%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (68.47%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.14%) Citrix
3 45 (40.54%) VMware
4 33 (29.73%) AppSense
5 30 (27.03%) HP
6 5 (4.50%) IronPort
7 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.60%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.70%) CA
8 3 (2.70%) IBM
8 3 (2.70%) Symantec
9 2 (1.80%) Altiris
9 2 (1.80%) Compaq
9 2 (1.80%) Dell
9 2 (1.80%) ThinPrint
10 1 (0.90%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.90%) RedGate
10 1 (0.90%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.90%) SAP
10 1 (0.90%) Trend Micro