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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 50 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.58% 1.24% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 4.35% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £438 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £403 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £423 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
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
185 92 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.78% 28.48% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 60 62
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 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 -14 2 £500 +17.64%
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) VB.NET
3 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
3 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (60.00%) VB6
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) Classic ASP
4 9 (60.00%) VBA
4 9 (60.00%) VB
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) SAP
7 5 (33.33%) HND
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (20.00%) Test Management
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
10 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing

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 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
1 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (13.33%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) Power BI
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SSIS Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (60.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Test Management
2 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) VB.NET
3 9 (60.00%) VB
3 9 (60.00%) VB6
3 9 (60.00%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) HND
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Dell