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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 95 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 1.01% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £411 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -
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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
599 596 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.51% 38.55% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 381 315
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £16.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.65 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 27 January 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 +1 7 £350 -7.28% 3
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 2
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (52.38%) Windows
1 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (47.62%) InfoPath
2 10 (47.62%) WCF
2 10 (47.62%) WF
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) VMware
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Lync
7 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) NetApp
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) UNIX
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 3 (14.29%) HTTP
8 3 (14.29%) JBoss
8 3 (14.29%) Apache
8 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) IBM
8 3 (14.29%) EDRMS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Lync
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (14.29%) JBoss
4 3 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (14.29%) CMS
4 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) S/MIME
1 3 (14.29%) Intranet
1 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
1 10 (47.62%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
1 10 (47.62%) WCF
1 10 (47.62%) WF
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) PKI
1 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) Kofax
4 3 (14.29%) Postini
4 3 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Actimize
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy