The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 82 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.97% 0.87% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 2.21% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Median daily rate £360 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% -0.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
616 770 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.84% 39.39% 36.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 490 433
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +16 11 £360 +4.34% 13
Bradford +16 2 £475 - 1
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
3 24 (52.17%) VMware
4 21 (45.65%) Puppet
4 21 (45.65%) DevOps
5 20 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
7 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
8 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (32.61%) .NET
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) SCCM
11 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (21.74%) SQL
12 10 (21.74%) Linux
12 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (19.57%) Release Management
13 9 (19.57%) IIS
13 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (19.57%) Ansible
14 8 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (17.39%) Server Building
14 8 (17.39%) DNS
15 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
15 7 (15.22%) Firewall
15 7 (15.22%) Replication

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (19.57%) IIS
2 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.17%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.17%) Jetty
5 1 (2.17%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.17%) nginx
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
4 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (2.17%) Heroku
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) SMTP
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) LDAP
5 2 (4.35%) SSH
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) FTP
6 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) OpenFlow
6 1 (2.17%) SNMP
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) MS Access
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) MySQL
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA
5 3 (6.52%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
6 2 (4.35%) MSI
6 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.17%) GoCD
7 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) PowerShell Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) DBA
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Implementation Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) COM+
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Derivative
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) iSeries
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.74%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Unix
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) DevOps
2 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (19.57%) Release Management
4 8 (17.39%) Server Building
5 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (15.22%) High Availability
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.52%) Open Source
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.70%) C#
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 3 (6.52%) Python
3 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) VB
4 2 (4.35%) VBA
4 2 (4.35%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) Go
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MCAD
2 2 (4.35%) MCSD
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Docker
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.52%) vCloud
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Puppet
2 20 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (23.91%) SCCM
4 9 (19.57%) Ansible
5 6 (13.04%) SCOM
6 4 (8.70%) vRealize
7 2 (4.35%) Salt
7 2 (4.35%) WSUS
8 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
8 1 (2.17%) Nagios
8 1 (2.17%) Packer
8 1 (2.17%) PowerCLI
8 1 (2.17%) RANCID
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) Alterian
4 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) IDERA
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) RedGate
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) Veeam
5 1 (2.17%) Zerto
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