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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 90 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 16 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.02% 1.25% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 3.21% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 3
Median daily rate £360 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £430 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £43.38
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -53.89%
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
676 842 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.31% 39.05% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 548 412
Median daily rate £403 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.23 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.70
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 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 6 December 2016.

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 6 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
Leeds +10 11 £360 -4.00% 3
Bradford +10 2 £393 +3.28%
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 48 (63.16%) Windows
2 42 (55.26%) VMware
3 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 34 (44.74%) Active Directory
4 33 (43.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (40.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (38.16%) Puppet
6 29 (38.16%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (31.58%) DevOps
7 24 (31.58%) .NET
8 22 (28.95%) Windows Server
9 21 (27.63%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 18 (23.68%) Ansible
11 18 (23.68%) SCCM
12 17 (22.37%) SQL
13 16 (21.05%) IIS
13 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (18.42%) TDD
15 13 (17.11%) Linux
15 13 (17.11%) Release Management
15 13 (17.11%) SCOM
16 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
17 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
17 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (14.47%) Server Building

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 16 (21.05%) IIS
2 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.63%) SAS
7 1 (1.32%) Apache
7 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.32%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.32%) Jetty
7 1 (1.32%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.32%) nginx
7 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) InfoPath
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (40.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (27.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.89%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.32%) Heroku
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) VPN
2 8 (10.53%) DNS
3 7 (9.21%) Firewall
4 5 (6.58%) Kerberos
5 4 (5.26%) Internet
6 2 (2.63%) DMZ
6 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.32%) Network Security
7 1 (1.32%) OpenFlow
7 1 (1.32%) Skype
7 1 (1.32%) SSL
7 1 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) MS Access
7 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) MySQL
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (6.58%) Travis CI
5 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.95%) JIRA
6 3 (3.95%) ProC
7 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.63%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.63%) MSI
7 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.32%) GoCD
8 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (2.63%) Law
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) PowerShell Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) SCCM Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.63%) COM+
2 2 (2.63%) Node.js
2 2 (2.63%) React
2 2 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Public Cloud
1 8 (10.53%) Replication
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.63%) Derivative
4 2 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Blog
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) iSeries
5 1 (1.32%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 48 (63.16%) Windows
2 22 (28.95%) Windows Server
3 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (17.11%) Linux
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) DevOps
2 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (18.42%) TDD
4 13 (17.11%) Release Management
5 11 (14.47%) Server Building
6 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.16%) Resource Management
7 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 8 (10.53%) Software Delivery
9 7 (9.21%) High Availability
9 7 (9.21%) Migration
9 7 (9.21%) Service Management
9 7 (9.21%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL
10 6 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) Perl
3 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.26%) C#
5 4 (5.26%) Python
6 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby
6 3 (3.95%) VBScript
7 2 (2.63%) C++
7 2 (2.63%) Java
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) VBA
8 1 (1.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) MCAD
1 2 (2.63%) MCSD
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.32%) CCNA
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 33 (43.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (6.58%) VMware Server
5 4 (5.26%) Docker
5 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.26%) vSphere
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (38.16%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (38.16%) Puppet
2 18 (23.68%) Ansible
2 18 (23.68%) SCCM
3 13 (17.11%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) Salt
4 2 (2.63%) WSUS
5 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.32%) Packer
5 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.32%) Terraform
5 1 (1.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) VMware
2 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) F5
4 6 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.95%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.63%) Alterian
7 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.63%) EMC
7 2 (2.63%) IDERA
7 2 (2.63%) NetApp
7 2 (2.63%) RedGate
7 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (1.32%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle
8 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.32%) Remedy
8 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds