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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 98 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 13 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.63% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 1.62% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Average daily rate
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£323 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -
PowerShell
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
706 616 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.73% 38.79% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 431 246
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 24
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.25 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% +33.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -11 7 £325 +4.83% 7
Bradford - 5 £320 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Bingley - - - -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
5 7 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) VB
7 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (19.05%) ADO
8 4 (19.05%) SAN
8 4 (19.05%) NetApp
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) DevOps
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) VB6
8 4 (19.05%) Maven
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) InfoPath
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) S/MIME
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) DBA
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (14.29%) VB Developer
2 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 3 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ADO
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 3 (14.29%) WF
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 4 (19.05%) VB6
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) Postini
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Kofax