The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 88 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 20 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 0.15% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 0.45% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate £320 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.47 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.96% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
751 448 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.99% 33.16% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 240 313
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 19
Average hourly rate £25.75 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £33.50 £38.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PowerShell
Yorkshire

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
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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 15 £300 - 2
Wakefield - 2 - -
Halifax - 1 £400 - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
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Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
4 9 (32.14%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (21.43%) Workflow
7 6 (21.43%) Validation
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (21.43%) nginx
7 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
7 6 (21.43%) Ruby
7 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
7 6 (21.43%) WCF
7 6 (21.43%) WF
7 6 (21.43%) Capistrano
7 6 (21.43%) Puppet
7 6 (21.43%) HAProxy
8 5 (17.86%) Splunk
8 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
8 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 5 (17.86%) Intranet
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.86%) MS Excel

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
1 9 (32.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (21.43%) nginx
3 4 (14.29%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) LiveCycle
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Intranet
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) EDRMS
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 3 (10.71%) AdminStudio
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (14.29%) Local Government
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) WCF
3 6 (21.43%) WF
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Workflow
1 6 (21.43%) Validation
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) DSDM
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) V-Model
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Capistrano
1 6 (21.43%) Puppet
1 6 (21.43%) HAProxy
2 5 (17.86%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Splunk
3 4 (14.29%) Kofax
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Adobe
5 2 (7.14%) Symantec
5 2 (7.14%) Becrypt
6 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.57%) IronPort
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 25 days ago