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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 27 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 20 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.95% 1.30% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.87% 3.01% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 2
Average daily rate
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£283 £213 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.94% -25.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £213 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £213 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -21.53%
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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
184 133 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 45.54% 43.32% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 71 40
Average daily rate £315 £300 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 9 £275 - 2
Rotherham - 3 £288 -
Barnsley +2 2 £225 +5.88%
Doncaster - 1 - -
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Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (65.22%) JBoss
4 14 (60.87%) Windows 2000
4 14 (60.87%) VB
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (60.87%) Windows 2000 Server
5 13 (56.52%) IIS
5 13 (56.52%) Cisco
5 13 (56.52%) Firewall
5 13 (56.52%) Migration
6 12 (52.17%) EMC
6 12 (52.17%) NetApp
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
8 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
8 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (39.13%) ITIL
9 9 (39.13%) SQL
10 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
11 7 (30.43%) Oracle
11 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (26.09%) Foglight
12 6 (26.09%) New Relic

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (65.22%) JBoss
2 13 (56.52%) IIS
3 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
4 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Apache
5 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Migration Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Ember.js
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (60.87%) Windows 2000 Server
3 14 (60.87%) Windows 2000
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Use Case
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Code Coverage
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) VB
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Foglight
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) EMC
3 12 (52.17%) NetApp
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) New Relic
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) HP