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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 32 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 18 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.11% 0.90% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 2.07% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Average daily rate
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£279 £213 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.17% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -9.23%
PowerShell
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
198 145 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 45.21% 43.28% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 88 47
Average daily rate £325 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
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 27 May 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
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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 +1 7 £275 - 1
Rotherham - 2 £288 -
Barnsley +3 1 £225 +5.88%
Doncaster - 1 - -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) JBoss
4 14 (70.00%) VB
4 14 (70.00%) Windows 2000
4 14 (70.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (65.00%) IIS
5 13 (65.00%) Cisco
5 13 (65.00%) Firewall
6 12 (60.00%) Migration
6 12 (60.00%) NetApp
6 12 (60.00%) EMC
6 12 (60.00%) .NET
7 11 (55.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (45.00%) SQL
8 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) Oracle
9 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (35.00%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (30.00%) Foglight
10 6 (30.00%) New Relic

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 15 (75.00%) JBoss
2 13 (65.00%) IIS
3 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (35.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Migration Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (70.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 14 (70.00%) Windows 2000
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Migration
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Code Coverage
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) VB
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCA
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
1 2 (10.00%) UAG
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Foglight
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 12 (60.00%) EMC
3 12 (60.00%) NetApp
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) New Relic
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) VMware
South Yorkshire
Annapurna
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago