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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 35 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 84 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.97% 1.65% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.57% 4.12% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 3 2
Median daily rate £340 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £249 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £401 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -50.00%
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
507 291 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.04% 39.97% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 186 184
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -29.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 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
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 4 December 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 +21 82 £340 +4.61% 1
PowerShell
North East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 94 (73.44%) Windows
2 92 (71.88%) Active Directory
3 73 (57.03%) Security Cleared
3 73 (57.03%) Windows Server
4 66 (51.56%) Microsoft
5 61 (47.66%) SC Cleared
6 53 (41.41%) SQL
7 47 (36.72%) HP
7 47 (36.72%) Migration
8 45 (35.16%) DNS
9 42 (32.81%) Office 365
10 39 (30.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 37 (28.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (24.22%) MCSE
14 30 (23.44%) Degree
14 30 (23.44%) Computer Science
15 29 (22.66%) Exchange Server 2013
15 29 (22.66%) Exchange Server 2010
15 29 (22.66%) MS Excel
15 29 (22.66%) MS Exchange
16 28 (21.88%) Puppet
17 27 (21.09%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (19.53%) Skype for Business
19 24 (18.75%) OpenStack
19 24 (18.75%) Load Balancing
19 24 (18.75%) SharePoint
19 24 (18.75%) VBScript
20 23 (17.97%) Skype
21 22 (17.19%) Linux

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 29 (22.66%) Exchange Server 2010
1 29 (22.66%) Exchange Server 2013
1 29 (22.66%) MS Exchange
2 25 (19.53%) Skype for Business
3 24 (18.75%) OpenStack
3 24 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.81%) IIS
6 9 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (6.25%) Confluence
7 8 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.78%) JBoss
9 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (22.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.81%) Office 365
2 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.91%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (35.16%) DNS
2 23 (17.97%) Skype
3 22 (17.19%) DHCP
4 21 (16.41%) Firewall
5 16 (12.50%) Kerberos
6 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 10 (7.81%) LDAP
8 7 (5.47%) SSL
9 6 (4.69%) Internet
9 6 (4.69%) SAN
10 5 (3.91%) HTTP
10 5 (3.91%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.91%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.91%) NAS
10 5 (3.91%) X.500
11 1 (0.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.91%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.38%) MSI
2 8 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.25%) JIRA
3 6 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.69%) Travis CI
4 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.56%) NMock
5 2 (1.56%) WiX
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (2.34%) Advertising
2 2 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (16.41%) Active Directory Engineer
2 13 (10.16%) Office 365 Specialist
3 11 (8.59%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (4.69%) Messaging Specialist
5 6 (4.69%) Support Engineer
5 6 (4.69%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (3.91%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (3.13%) Consultant
7 4 (3.13%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (3.13%) Mobility Specialist
8 3 (2.34%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (2.34%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Lync Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Lync Specialist
8 3 (2.34%) Mobility Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) PowerShell Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) Middleware
2 12 (9.38%) .NET
3 10 (7.81%) Software Packaging
4 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.34%) XML
6 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.56%) Web Services
7 1 (0.78%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.81%) Public Cloud
4 8 (6.25%) Replication
5 7 (5.47%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.47%) PKI
6 3 (2.34%) Clustering
7 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 94 (73.44%) Windows
2 73 (57.03%) Windows Server
3 39 (30.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (28.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (21.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (17.19%) Linux
7 15 (11.72%) Windows 7
8 11 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.59%) Unix
9 10 (7.81%) AIX
10 9 (7.03%) Android
10 9 (7.03%) Apple iOS
11 7 (5.47%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.78%) HPUX
13 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.72%) Migration
2 24 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 19 (14.84%) ITIL
3 19 (14.84%) OO
4 16 (12.50%) DevOps
5 14 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.94%) Software Distribution
6 13 (10.16%) Software Delivery
7 11 (8.59%) ITSM
7 11 (8.59%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (7.03%) Application Packaging
9 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.47%) Change Control
10 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.69%) Kanban
11 6 (4.69%) Scrum
11 6 (4.69%) Web Operations
12 5 (3.91%) Content Management
12 5 (3.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.41%) SQL
2 24 (18.75%) VBScript
3 20 (15.63%) Python
3 20 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.94%) Jython
5 14 (10.94%) VB
6 12 (9.38%) Perl
7 6 (4.69%) Java
8 5 (3.91%) C#
9 1 (0.78%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 73 (57.03%) Security Cleared
2 61 (47.66%) SC Cleared
3 38 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (24.22%) MCSE
5 30 (23.44%) Degree
6 14 (10.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.34%) MCITP
8 3 (2.34%) MCP
8 3 (2.34%) MCTS
9 2 (1.56%) MCSA
10 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.78%) MCSD
10 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 92 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (10.94%) XenApp
3 14 (10.94%) XenDesktop
3 14 (10.94%) XenServer
4 13 (10.16%) DFS Replication
5 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.91%) Docker
6 5 (3.91%) Firmware
7 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.56%) Brightmail
8 2 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (21.88%) Puppet
2 19 (14.84%) SCCM
3 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (11.72%) SCOrch
3 15 (11.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 13 (10.16%) BladeLogic
5 12 (9.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (5.47%) AirWatch
7 6 (4.69%) Ansible
8 4 (3.13%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.56%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.78%) Netcool
10 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.78%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.78%) SCOM
10 1 (0.78%) SCSM
10 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (51.56%) Microsoft
2 47 (36.72%) HP
3 18 (14.06%) Citrix
3 18 (14.06%) VMware
4 16 (12.50%) AppSense
5 15 (11.72%) CA
6 14 (10.94%) BMC
7 13 (10.16%) Dell
8 11 (8.59%) Red Hat
9 10 (7.81%) IBM
10 8 (6.25%) Atlassian
11 6 (4.69%) IronPort
11 6 (4.69%) SaltStack
12 5 (3.91%) Sun
13 2 (1.56%) Trend Micro
14 1 (0.78%) Axway
14 1 (0.78%) F5
14 1 (0.78%) Lumension
14 1 (0.78%) RedGate
14 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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