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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 56 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 1.70% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 4.84% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £700 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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
215 186 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.07% 35.16% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 131 64
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SUSE
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) git-flow
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Engineering Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blog
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) SUSE
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Shibboleth
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) WSO2