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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 58 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.53% - 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% - 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£311 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +37.93%
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
206 80 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.59% 33.76% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 37 43
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £311 - 1
PowerShell
North East

PowerShell
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) CA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco