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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 70 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 29 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.52% 0.13% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.18% 0.35% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £288 £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.26% +57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £375 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
PowerShell
England

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
404 288 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.13% 37.45% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 202 174
Median daily rate £320 £318 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% +22.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 27 £288 - 3
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North East region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 18 (52.94%) DNS
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 17 (50.00%) Citrix
6 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) DHCP
7 15 (44.12%) VMware
8 14 (41.18%) VBScript
8 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
8 14 (41.18%) XenApp
9 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
9 12 (35.29%) VB
9 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (29.41%) XenServer
11 10 (29.41%) HP
11 10 (29.41%) C#
11 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (26.47%) HTML
12 9 (26.47%) Java
12 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
12 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
12 9 (26.47%) CSS
12 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
12 9 (26.47%) XenDesktop
12 9 (26.47%) jQuery

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 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) Node.js
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) DNS
2 15 (44.12%) DHCP
3 6 (17.65%) SAN
4 5 (14.71%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) Skype
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) ObjectStore
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MSI
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Support
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Applications Packager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) CSS
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) jQuery
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) CAML
3 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (23.53%) Linux
5 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
5 8 (23.53%) Unix
5 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
3 6 (17.65%) Software Distribution
4 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.71%) Open Source
5 4 (11.76%) Conflict Management
5 4 (11.76%) Data Management
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source Development
7 1 (2.94%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) VBScript
3 12 (35.29%) VB
4 10 (29.41%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (14.71%) FQL
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (20.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) MCSE
6 2 (5.88%) MCSA
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) XenApp
3 10 (29.41%) XenServer
4 9 (26.47%) XenDesktop
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.71%) vSphere
8 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
9 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
10 2 (5.88%) Brightmail
10 2 (5.88%) DFS Replication
11 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
11 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 7 (20.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Citrix
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) VMware
4 10 (29.41%) HP
5 7 (20.59%) AppSense
6 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
7 3 (8.82%) Symantec
8 2 (5.88%) Compaq
8 2 (5.88%) Dell
8 2 (5.88%) IronPort
8 2 (5.88%) ThinPrint
9 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
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