The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 36 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -25
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 92 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.26% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.35% 0.43% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
PowerShell
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
452 234 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.67% 32.05% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 145 120
Median daily rate £330 £378 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +24.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 4 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £37.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.36 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Tyne and Wear region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +34 91 £325 - 3
PowerShell
North East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 87 (75.00%) Windows
2 81 (69.83%) Active Directory
3 80 (68.97%) Microsoft
4 75 (64.66%) SQL
5 72 (62.07%) Security Cleared
6 69 (59.48%) DNS
7 64 (55.17%) Windows Server
8 62 (53.45%) SC Cleared
9 57 (49.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 50 (43.10%) Citrix
11 45 (38.79%) VBScript
11 45 (38.79%) VMware
12 41 (35.34%) SQL Server
13 39 (33.62%) DHCP
14 37 (31.90%) XenApp
15 34 (29.31%) T-SQL
15 34 (29.31%) AppSense
16 33 (28.45%) XenDesktop
17 31 (26.72%) Office 365
17 31 (26.72%) HP
18 30 (25.86%) MCSE
19 28 (24.14%) VB
20 27 (23.28%) Degree
20 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
20 27 (23.28%) SCCM
20 27 (23.28%) XenServer
21 26 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (22.41%) Microsoft App-V
21 26 (22.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
22 25 (21.55%) MS Exchange

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 25 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 25 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 25 (21.55%) MS Exchange
1 25 (21.55%) SharePoint
2 21 (18.10%) OpenStack
3 13 (11.21%) Skype for Business
4 9 (7.76%) IIS
5 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.31%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.72%) Office 365
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (59.48%) DNS
2 39 (33.62%) DHCP
3 20 (17.24%) Firewall
4 14 (12.07%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.48%) SSL
6 10 (8.62%) SAN
7 7 (6.03%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.17%) Internet
8 6 (5.17%) Kerberos
8 6 (5.17%) Skype
9 2 (1.72%) SNMP
9 2 (1.72%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.72%) VoIP
10 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.86%) ObjectStore
6 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) MSI
2 11 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.72%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (2.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (8.62%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (7.76%) Office 365 Engineer
2 9 (7.76%) SharePoint Engineer
3 8 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
4 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (6.03%) Messaging Specialist
5 6 (5.17%) Consultant
6 5 (4.31%) Developer
6 5 (4.31%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (2.59%) Java Developer
8 3 (2.59%) Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) Office 365 Consultant
8 3 (2.59%) SharePoint Specialist
8 3 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) XML
3 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.45%) CAML
3 4 (3.45%) CSS
3 4 (3.45%) HTML
3 4 (3.45%) HTML5
3 4 (3.45%) jQuery
3 4 (3.45%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.86%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.86%) JSON
4 1 (0.86%) Node.js
4 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.62%) Clustering
3 7 (6.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) PKI
7 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (75.00%) Windows
2 64 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 26 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (16.38%) Windows 7
6 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.76%) Linux
8 4 (3.45%) AIX
8 4 (3.45%) HPUX
8 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.45%) Solaris
8 4 (3.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.59%) Unix
10 2 (1.72%) Android
10 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.69%) Migration
2 23 (19.83%) Software Delivery
3 20 (17.24%) ITIL
4 19 (16.38%) Load Balancing
5 18 (15.52%) Software Distribution
6 14 (12.07%) Content Management
7 10 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (7.76%) Database Mirroring
9 8 (6.90%) Conflict Management
9 8 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.03%) Analytics
11 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.31%) Release Management
12 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.45%) Service Management
13 3 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (2.59%) Data Management
13 3 (2.59%) DevOps
13 3 (2.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (64.66%) SQL
2 45 (38.79%) VBScript
3 34 (29.31%) T-SQL
4 28 (24.14%) VB
5 15 (12.93%) C#
6 14 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.90%) Java
8 6 (5.17%) Perl
9 4 (3.45%) Bourne shell
9 4 (3.45%) FQL
9 4 (3.45%) Korn
10 2 (1.72%) Python
11 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 62 (53.45%) SC Cleared
3 57 (49.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (25.86%) MCSE
5 27 (23.28%) Degree
6 18 (15.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (8.62%) MCSD
8 8 (6.90%) MCITP
8 8 (6.90%) MCP
8 8 (6.90%) MCSA
8 8 (6.90%) MCTS
9 6 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 81 (69.83%) Active Directory
2 37 (31.90%) XenApp
3 33 (28.45%) XenDesktop
4 27 (23.28%) XenServer
5 26 (22.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (6.90%) DFS Replication
8 7 (6.03%) Brightmail
9 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
10 5 (4.31%) vSphere
11 4 (3.45%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.59%) Firmware
13 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (23.28%) SCCM
2 26 (22.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) Netcool
4 3 (2.59%) SCOM
4 3 (2.59%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.72%) Ansible
5 2 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.72%) Puppet
5 2 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.86%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.86%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 80 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 50 (43.10%) Citrix
3 45 (38.79%) VMware
4 34 (29.31%) AppSense
5 31 (26.72%) HP
6 7 (6.03%) IronPort
7 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.59%) CA
8 3 (2.59%) IBM
8 3 (2.59%) Symantec
9 2 (1.72%) Altiris
9 2 (1.72%) Compaq
9 2 (1.72%) Dell
9 2 (1.72%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.72%) ThinPrint
9 2 (1.72%) Trend Micro
10 1 (0.86%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.86%) RedGate
10 1 (0.86%) SAP