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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 43 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.26% 0.29% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 0.70% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £213 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -25.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-23.22% +15.12%
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
185 143 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.95% 41.33% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 89 69
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% +7.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 - 3 £275 - 2
Doncaster - 1 - -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) JBoss
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000
5 4 (50.00%) EMC
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) VB
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Foglight
6 3 (37.50%) New Relic
6 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (75.00%) JBoss
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
1 2 (25.00%) UAG
1 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Foglight
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) New Relic
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
South Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £275 - £290 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago