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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 67 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
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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
291 166 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.55% 45.36% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 113 28
Average daily rate £450 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2

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Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco