The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 43 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.43% 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 0.83% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £395 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
PowerShell
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 121 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.48% 30.02% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 82 60
Median daily rate £430 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £488 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £14.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Northampton - 4 £413 - 3
Corby - 1 £390 -
Kettering - 1 £390 -
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 21 (91.30%) C#
1 21 (91.30%) SharePoint
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (73.91%) VB.NET
4 17 (73.91%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) .NET Framework
6 13 (56.52%) VB6
6 13 (56.52%) VBA
6 13 (56.52%) Classic ASP
6 13 (56.52%) VB
7 12 (52.17%) SAP
8 8 (34.78%) ITIL
9 7 (30.43%) HND
9 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (30.43%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) Windows
12 4 (17.39%) SAP Smart Forms
12 4 (17.39%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
13 3 (13.04%) REST
13 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
13 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (13.04%) Office 365
13 3 (13.04%) Twitter
13 3 (13.04%) AngularJS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 21 (91.30%) SharePoint
2 20 (86.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (30.43%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (17.39%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DMZ
1 2 (8.70%) Extranet
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
1 20 (86.96%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Framework
3 13 (56.52%) Classic ASP
4 4 (17.39%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
5 3 (13.04%) LINQ
5 3 (13.04%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (13.04%) WCF
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) BDD
2 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (13.04%) OO
2 3 (13.04%) SDLC
2 3 (13.04%) SOLID
2 3 (13.04%) TDD
2 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) VB.NET
3 13 (56.52%) VB
3 13 (56.52%) VB6
3 13 (56.52%) VBA
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VBScript
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) HND
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Twitter
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam
4 1 (4.35%) VMware