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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 57 71 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 64 52 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.14% 2.43% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.89% 6.27% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
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
929 829 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.58% 38.74% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 579 378
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +9 54 £413 +26.92% 11
Bradford +1 1 - -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 36 (38.71%) VMware
3 29 (31.18%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
4 28 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
5 25 (26.88%) IIS
5 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (23.66%) Puppet
6 22 (23.66%) Finance
7 21 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (21.51%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (21.51%) SCCM
9 18 (19.35%) F5
10 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
10 17 (18.28%) SQL
11 16 (17.20%) .NET
11 16 (17.20%) Linux
11 16 (17.20%) SCOM
11 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
12 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (16.13%) Ansible
12 15 (16.13%) Firewall
13 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
14 13 (13.98%) Migration
14 13 (13.98%) TDD
15 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (12.90%) Internet

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 25 (26.88%) IIS
2 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (21.51%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.83%) Office 365
4 3 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.15%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Firewall
2 12 (12.90%) Internet
3 11 (11.83%) DMZ
4 7 (7.53%) VPN
5 6 (6.45%) DNS
5 6 (6.45%) Skype
6 5 (5.38%) Kerberos
7 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.23%) VoIP
8 2 (2.15%) SAN
8 2 (2.15%) SSL
9 1 (1.08%) HTTP
9 1 (1.08%) Network Security
9 1 (1.08%) OpenFlow
9 1 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.15%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.15%) SSDT
8 1 (1.08%) Biml
8 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.83%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.60%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.53%) Travis CI
5 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.23%) ProC
6 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.15%) AdminStudio
7 2 (2.15%) InstallShield
7 2 (2.15%) MSI
7 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.15%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) iGaming
4 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) PowerShell Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Azure Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
7 8 (8.60%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Consultant
8 6 (6.45%) DBA
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Server Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (5.38%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.30%) Node.js
2 4 (4.30%) React
2 4 (4.30%) WCF
3 3 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) MDX
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.53%) Replication
4 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
3 16 (17.20%) Linux
4 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.08%) Unix
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
3 13 (13.98%) Migration
3 13 (13.98%) TDD
4 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.83%) DevOps
5 11 (11.83%) Server Building
6 10 (10.75%) ITIL
7 8 (8.60%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (7.53%) Programme Management
8 7 (7.53%) Resource Management
8 7 (7.53%) Software Delivery
9 6 (6.45%) Service Management
9 6 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (5.38%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.38%) Identity Management
10 5 (5.38%) Release Management
10 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.38%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
2 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.53%) Perl
2 7 (7.53%) Ruby
3 5 (5.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.30%) C#
4 4 (4.30%) Python
4 4 (4.30%) VBScript
5 3 (3.23%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.15%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) CCNA
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.08%) MCITP
2 1 (1.08%) MCSE
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
1 28 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.38%) VMware Server
5 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.30%) vSphere
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (23.66%) Puppet
2 21 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (21.51%) SCCM
4 16 (17.20%) SCOM
5 15 (16.13%) Ansible
6 7 (7.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Opsview
8 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) VMware
2 29 (31.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.35%) F5
4 11 (11.83%) Cisco
5 4 (4.30%) EMC
5 4 (4.30%) NetApp
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.23%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.23%) Symantec
7 2 (2.15%) Dell
7 2 (2.15%) Google
7 2 (2.15%) IronPort
7 2 (2.15%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.08%) Remedy
8 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.08%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.08%) WatchGuard