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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 17 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.17% 1.16% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 2.79% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
Median daily rate £475 £348 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% +8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £386 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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
668 823 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.94% 41.54% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 542 435
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -40.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -4 9 £513 +48.55% 12
Bradford +14 5 £475 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £325 -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 17 (47.22%) DevOps
4 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 14 (38.89%) VMware
6 13 (36.11%) SQL
7 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (30.56%) Puppet
8 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (27.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (27.78%) IIS
9 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (22.22%) SCCM
11 8 (22.22%) ITIL
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
11 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (19.44%) Firewall
12 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (19.44%) DNS
12 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (16.67%) High Availability
13 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (16.67%) SMTP
13 6 (16.67%) SharePoint

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 10 (27.78%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.56%) SAS
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.78%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.78%) Jetty
5 1 (2.78%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.78%) Heroku
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 6 (16.67%) SMTP
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) FTP
4 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 3 (8.33%) SSH
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
4 3 (8.33%) Telnet
5 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) OpenFlow
5 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.56%) MS Access
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.56%) MSBuild
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Gatling
6 1 (2.78%) GoCD
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) MSI
6 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) DBA
3 4 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Designer
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Core
4 2 (5.56%) COM+
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Private Cloud
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Blog
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) iSeries
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Unix
9 1 (2.78%) CentOS
9 1 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.78%) VMS
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) High Availability
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.11%) Server Building
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
7 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.33%) Open Source
7 3 (8.33%) Release Management
7 3 (8.33%) Workflow
7 3 (8.33%) Workflow Development
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 2 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) Go
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCAD
2 2 (5.56%) MCSD
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) vCloud
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) Docker
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.78%) NFS
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (30.56%) Puppet
3 8 (22.22%) SCCM
4 5 (13.89%) SCOM
4 5 (13.89%) vRealize
5 3 (8.33%) Ansible
6 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.78%) Nagios
6 1 (2.78%) Packer
6 1 (2.78%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.78%) RANCID
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.78%) Terraform
6 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Alterian
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.56%) IDERA
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) RedGate
5 1 (2.78%) Arista
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam
5 1 (2.78%) Zerto
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