The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 40 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 15 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.88% 0.56% 2.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.77% 1.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 9
Average daily rate
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£344 £375 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +108.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
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Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 120 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.04% 33.61% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 66 78
Average daily rate £400 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -29.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £33.10 £34.50
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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -14 9 £420 +12.00% 2
Rotherham - 3 £300 -
Barnsley - 1 £225 -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 23 (69.70%) .NET
4 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (57.58%) Red Hat
4 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (57.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (54.55%) JBoss
6 17 (51.52%) Windows 2000
6 17 (51.52%) VB
6 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (48.48%) Windows 2000 Server
7 16 (48.48%) IIS
7 16 (48.48%) Cisco
7 16 (48.48%) Firewall
7 16 (48.48%) Migration
8 15 (45.45%) NetApp
8 15 (45.45%) EMC
9 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
10 13 (39.39%) SharePoint
10 13 (39.39%) New Relic
10 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (36.36%) ITIL
11 12 (36.36%) SQL
12 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 10 (30.30%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (27.27%) Foglight

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (54.55%) JBoss
2 16 (48.48%) IIS
3 13 (39.39%) SharePoint
4 10 (30.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.06%) Apache
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.12%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) MSI
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Migration Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Build Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (3.03%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) Ember.js
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (57.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (51.52%) Windows 2000
5 16 (48.48%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Migration
2 12 (36.36%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Code Coverage
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) VB
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.12%) Perl
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCP
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCITP
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Foglight
1 9 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.12%) Pingdom
2 4 (12.12%) Nagios
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Red Hat
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco
3 15 (45.45%) EMC
3 15 (45.45%) NetApp
4 13 (39.39%) New Relic
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle
7 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) HP
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