The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / North East
Rank 57 72 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 33 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.52% 0.56% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.91% 1.52% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 4
Median daily rate £315 £420 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +34.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £420 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £420 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
333 328 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.54% 36.90% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 199 172
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.70 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear +2 32 £315 -25.00% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 North East region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 93 (70.99%) Windows
2 91 (69.47%) Active Directory
3 79 (60.31%) Windows Server
4 69 (52.67%) Security Cleared
5 60 (45.80%) Microsoft
6 57 (43.51%) Migration
7 55 (41.98%) SC Cleared
8 48 (36.64%) SQL
9 46 (35.11%) HP
9 46 (35.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (29.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (26.72%) MS Excel
12 34 (25.95%) DNS
13 33 (25.19%) Office 365
14 32 (24.43%) ITIL
15 29 (22.14%) Linux
15 29 (22.14%) Puppet
16 28 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (20.61%) MCSE
18 26 (19.85%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (19.85%) DevOps
19 24 (18.32%) SCCM
19 24 (18.32%) Degree
19 24 (18.32%) Computer Science
20 23 (17.56%) MS Exchange
20 23 (17.56%) Skype for Business
20 23 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (17.56%) OpenStack
20 23 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2013
21 22 (16.79%) Skype

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 23 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 23 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 23 (17.56%) MS Exchange
1 23 (17.56%) OpenStack
1 23 (17.56%) Skype for Business
2 21 (16.03%) SharePoint
3 17 (12.98%) IIS
4 10 (7.63%) Confluence
4 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.34%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.29%) JBoss
8 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (26.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.19%) Office 365
2 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.95%) DNS
2 22 (16.79%) Skype
3 18 (13.74%) DHCP
4 16 (12.21%) TCP/IP
5 15 (11.45%) Firewall
6 13 (9.92%) Kerberos
7 10 (7.63%) LDAP
8 5 (3.82%) HTTP
8 5 (3.82%) HTTPS
8 5 (3.82%) Internet
8 5 (3.82%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.82%) NAS
8 5 (3.82%) SAN
8 5 (3.82%) SSL
8 5 (3.82%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.87%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.11%) JIRA
4 5 (3.82%) MSI
4 5 (3.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (3.82%) Travis CI
5 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.53%) NMock
6 2 (1.53%) WiX
General
1 2 (1.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (13.74%) Active Directory Engineer
2 15 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (9.92%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Office 365 Specialist
5 11 (8.40%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (8.40%) Migration Engineer
5 11 (8.40%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) SCCM Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Messaging Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) WebOps Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (3.05%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Mobility Specialist
9 3 (2.29%) Consultant
9 3 (2.29%) Development Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) Mobility Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.50%) Software Packaging
2 18 (13.74%) Middleware
3 11 (8.40%) .NET
4 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.53%) Web Services
6 2 (1.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.63%) Public Cloud
4 8 (6.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.34%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.34%) PKI
5 7 (5.34%) Replication
6 4 (3.05%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 93 (70.99%) Windows
2 79 (60.31%) Windows Server
3 46 (35.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (29.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (22.14%) Linux
6 26 (19.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (16.79%) Unix
8 18 (13.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (11.45%) Windows 7
10 11 (8.40%) AIX
11 8 (6.11%) Android
11 8 (6.11%) Apple iOS
12 7 (5.34%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.51%) Migration
2 32 (24.43%) ITIL
3 26 (19.85%) DevOps
4 21 (16.03%) OO
5 20 (15.27%) Load Balancing
6 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.74%) Change Control
6 18 (13.74%) Virtual Environments
7 11 (8.40%) Configuration Management
7 11 (8.40%) ITSM
8 9 (6.87%) Application Packaging
9 8 (6.11%) Software Distribution
10 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (3.82%) Kanban
11 5 (3.82%) Scrum
11 5 (3.82%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.82%) Web Operations
11 5 (3.82%) Workflow
12 4 (3.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.64%) SQL
2 19 (14.50%) Python
3 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
3 14 (10.69%) Jython
4 11 (8.40%) Perl
5 10 (7.63%) VBScript
6 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.82%) Java
8 4 (3.05%) C#
8 4 (3.05%) VB
9 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (52.67%) Security Cleared
2 55 (41.98%) SC Cleared
3 28 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (20.61%) MCSE
5 24 (18.32%) Degree
6 9 (6.87%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 91 (69.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.63%) DFS Replication
4 6 (4.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.82%) Docker
5 5 (3.82%) Firmware
6 4 (3.05%) XenApp
6 4 (3.05%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.05%) XenServer
7 2 (1.53%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.76%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 29 (22.14%) Puppet
2 24 (18.32%) SCCM
3 16 (12.21%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (11.45%) SCOrch
5 13 (9.92%) BladeLogic
6 12 (9.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 12 (9.16%) SCOM
7 11 (8.40%) HP SiteScope
7 11 (8.40%) WSUS
8 10 (7.63%) Ansible
9 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 9 (6.87%) SCVMM
10 7 (5.34%) AirWatch
11 4 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (1.53%) Dollar Universe
13 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 60 (45.80%) Microsoft
2 46 (35.11%) HP
3 20 (15.27%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.69%) BMC
4 14 (10.69%) CA
5 13 (9.92%) Dell
6 11 (8.40%) IBM
7 10 (7.63%) Atlassian
8 8 (6.11%) VMware
9 6 (4.58%) AppSense
9 6 (4.58%) Citrix
10 5 (3.82%) IronPort
10 5 (3.82%) Oracle
10 5 (3.82%) SaltStack
10 5 (3.82%) Sun
11 3 (2.29%) Axway
11 3 (2.29%) Informatica
11 3 (2.29%) Siebel
12 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.76%) Symantec
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