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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 69 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 49 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.16% 1.44% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 4.43% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £398 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.36 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
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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
910 542 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.14% 32.42% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 331 310
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 35
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 -16 30 £325 -7.14% 5
Bradford 0 12 £380 - 4
Halifax - 1 - -
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Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (54.29%) SQL
2 56 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 39 (37.14%) Oracle
5 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (34.29%) PL/SQL
6 36 (34.29%) Windows
7 35 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (32.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (30.48%) Data Mapping
9 32 (30.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (30.48%) NUnit
10 31 (29.52%) Oracle Database
11 30 (28.57%) SDLC
11 30 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 30 (28.57%) TDD
12 29 (27.62%) SCCM
13 27 (25.71%) T-SQL
13 27 (25.71%) Data Modelling
14 25 (23.81%) Toad
15 21 (20.00%) VMware
16 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
17 19 (18.10%) .NET
17 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
17 19 (18.10%) Finance
18 16 (15.24%) SCOM
19 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (12.38%) Migration
20 13 (12.38%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.43%) IIS
3 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) DHCP
1 7 (6.67%) DNS
2 6 (5.71%) SSL
2 6 (5.71%) Skype
3 5 (4.76%) DMZ
4 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.90%) Firewall
5 2 (1.90%) Intranet
5 2 (1.90%) SAN
5 2 (1.90%) HTTP
6 1 (0.95%) SNMP
6 1 (0.95%) LAN
6 1 (0.95%) WAN
6 1 (0.95%) Internet
6 1 (0.95%) NAS
6 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 35 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (32.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (30.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (29.52%) Oracle Database
6 30 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.81%) MySQL
10 2 (1.90%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.95%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 32 (30.48%) NUnit
2 25 (23.81%) Toad
3 10 (9.52%) Subversion
4 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.57%) SpecFlow
5 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.86%) Maven
8 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.95%) MSI
9 1 (0.95%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.95%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (18.10%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Back Office
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (47.62%) Developer
2 26 (24.76%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Database Developer
5 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Consultant
7 6 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (5.71%) SQL Database Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) DBA
8 5 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.81%) SQL DBA
10 3 (2.86%) VB Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Administrator
10 3 (2.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.10%) .NET
2 7 (6.67%) HTML
2 7 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (4.76%) XML
3 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.76%) CAML
4 4 (3.81%) HTML5
4 4 (3.81%) XSLT
4 4 (3.81%) jQuery
5 3 (2.86%) Application Packaging
5 3 (2.86%) ADO
6 2 (1.90%) REST
6 2 (1.90%) Middleware
7 1 (0.95%) OLE
7 1 (0.95%) OLE DB
7 1 (0.95%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.95%) JAX-RS
7 1 (0.95%) ODBC
7 1 (0.95%) XSL
7 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) Replication
2 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.86%) Clustering
3 3 (2.86%) Wiki
4 2 (1.90%) NHS
4 2 (1.90%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.95%) IVR
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.29%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Linux
3 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.67%) UNIX
6 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.81%) Solaris
8 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) Data Mapping
3 30 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (28.57%) TDD
3 30 (28.57%) SDLC
4 27 (25.71%) Data Modelling
5 13 (12.38%) Migration
6 12 (11.43%) DevOps
6 12 (11.43%) ITIL
7 9 (8.57%) BDD
8 8 (7.62%) Load Balancing
8 8 (7.62%) Identity Management
9 6 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.71%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.76%) Scrum
10 5 (4.76%) Kanban
11 4 (3.81%) Server Hardening
12 3 (2.86%) Server Building
12 3 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.29%) SQL
2 36 (34.29%) PL/SQL
3 27 (25.71%) T-SQL
4 9 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.62%) C#
6 7 (6.67%) VB
7 6 (5.71%) Java
8 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.81%) FQL
9 3 (2.86%) VB6
9 3 (2.86%) VBScript
9 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.86%) VBA
10 2 (1.90%) Python
10 2 (1.90%) Perl
10 2 (1.90%) Ruby
10 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) MCITP
2 3 (2.86%) MCSE
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) CCEE
4 1 (0.95%) CCIA
4 1 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.95%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.81%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.90%) vSphere
6 2 (1.90%) UAG
6 2 (1.90%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.95%) XenApp
7 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (27.62%) SCCM
2 16 (15.24%) SCOM
3 12 (11.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.76%) Puppet
4 5 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.86%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.90%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.90%) Ansible
7 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.95%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 39 (37.14%) Oracle
3 21 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (3.81%) Cisco
5 3 (2.86%) Symantec
5 3 (2.86%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.90%) McAfee
6 2 (1.90%) NetApp
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix
6 2 (1.90%) Google
6 2 (1.90%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.90%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.95%) Verint
7 1 (0.95%) RightFax
7 1 (0.95%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.95%) Genesys
7 1 (0.95%) Unisys
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) Wyse
7 1 (0.95%) AppSense
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 8 days ago