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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 71 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 51 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.35% 1.08% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 3.14% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 8
Average daily rate
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£328 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £375 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -26.15%
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
849 574 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.16% 34.39% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 356 285
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £234 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 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 4 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
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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 +8 42 £325 -2.98% 10
Bradford -4 6 £380 - 3
Halifax - 1 - - 1
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 60 (64.52%) SQL
2 56 (60.22%) SQL Server
3 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
4 37 (39.78%) Oracle
5 36 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (35.48%) PL/SQL
8 32 (34.41%) NUnit
8 32 (34.41%) Data Mapping
8 32 (34.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (33.33%) Oracle Database
10 30 (32.26%) SDLC
10 30 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 30 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (30.11%) Windows
12 27 (29.03%) Data Modelling
13 26 (27.96%) TDD
14 25 (26.88%) T-SQL
14 25 (26.88%) Toad
15 23 (24.73%) SCCM
16 21 (22.58%) .NET
17 19 (20.43%) Finance
18 18 (19.35%) VMware
19 14 (15.05%) Migration
19 14 (15.05%) Active Directory
20 13 (13.98%) ITIL
21 12 (12.90%) SCOM
21 12 (12.90%) DevOps
22 11 (11.83%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 11 (11.83%) IIS
1 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) DHCP
1 6 (6.45%) DNS
2 5 (5.38%) DMZ
3 3 (3.23%) SSL
4 2 (2.15%) SAN
4 2 (2.15%) Intranet
4 2 (2.15%) Firewall
4 2 (2.15%) Skype
5 1 (1.08%) NAS
5 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.08%) SNMP
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (60.22%) SQL Server
2 36 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (34.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 30 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.15%) SQLPlus
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) NUnit
2 25 (26.88%) Toad
3 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.68%) SpecFlow
5 8 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (7.53%) Maven
7 4 (4.30%) Subversion
8 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.08%) MSI
9 1 (1.08%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Back Office
3 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (53.76%) Developer
2 26 (27.96%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (15.05%) SQL Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Database Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) DBA
6 6 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Database Developer
6 6 (6.45%) VB6 Developer
6 6 (6.45%) VB Developer
6 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.38%) Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.58%) .NET
2 7 (7.53%) ADO
3 3 (3.23%) CSS
3 3 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (2.15%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.15%) XML
4 2 (2.15%) Middleware
5 1 (1.08%) OLE
5 1 (1.08%) OLE DB
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.08%) XSL
5 1 (1.08%) XSLT
5 1 (1.08%) ODBC
5 1 (1.08%) WCF
5 1 (1.08%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Replication
2 3 (3.23%) Wiki
2 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) PKI
3 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.15%) UNIX
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) Data Mapping
3 30 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (32.26%) SDLC
4 27 (29.03%) Data Modelling
5 26 (27.96%) TDD
6 14 (15.05%) Migration
7 13 (13.98%) ITIL
8 12 (12.90%) DevOps
9 8 (8.60%) BDD
10 5 (5.38%) Kanban
10 5 (5.38%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.38%) Scrum
11 4 (4.30%) Identity Management
11 4 (4.30%) Server Hardening
12 3 (3.23%) Server Building
12 3 (3.23%) CRM
12 3 (3.23%) Project Management
12 3 (3.23%) Change Management
12 3 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (64.52%) SQL
2 33 (35.48%) PL/SQL
3 25 (26.88%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.60%) C#
4 8 (8.60%) VB
5 7 (7.53%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.53%) VB6
6 3 (3.23%) VBA
6 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.23%) VBScript
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) MCITP
2 3 (3.23%) MCSE
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) CCEE
4 1 (1.08%) CCIA
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.08%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.15%) UAG
6 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) SCCM
2 12 (12.90%) SCOM
3 8 (8.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.23%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 37 (39.78%) Oracle
3 18 (19.35%) VMware
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco
5 5 (5.38%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.23%) Symantec
7 2 (2.15%) McAfee
7 2 (2.15%) Citrix
7 2 (2.15%) NetApp
8 1 (1.08%) Wyse
8 1 (1.08%) Unisys
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) IronPort
8 1 (1.08%) Veeam
8 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.08%) RightFax
8 1 (1.08%) AppSense
8 1 (1.08%) Altiris
8 1 (1.08%) LANDesk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago