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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 77 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 40 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.99% 1.24% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 2.93% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
-3.71% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% +15.12%
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
874 751 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.48% 42.45% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 532 234
Average daily rate £338 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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
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 April 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 +3 27 £325 +8.33% 11
Bradford - 9 £320 -
Pudsey +4 1 - -
Halifax +1 1 - -
Wakefield 0 1 - -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
3 22 (46.81%) Windows
4 17 (36.17%) VMware
4 17 (36.17%) .NET
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle
5 13 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
7 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
8 10 (21.28%) Finance
8 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
8 10 (21.28%) C#
8 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
9 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (17.02%) NUnit
10 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
10 8 (17.02%) Toad
11 7 (14.89%) VB
11 7 (14.89%) ITIL
11 7 (14.89%) IIS
11 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (12.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (12.77%) DevOps
12 6 (12.77%) ADO

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.89%) IIS
3 6 (12.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.26%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.13%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) DNS
1 5 (10.64%) DHCP
2 3 (6.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
7 1 (2.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Toad
1 8 (17.02%) NUnit
2 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) VB Developer
4 5 (10.64%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SQL DBA
5 4 (8.51%) DBA
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) ADO
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.51%) WCF
4 3 (6.38%) WF
5 2 (4.26%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.13%) CAML
6 1 (2.13%) CSS
6 1 (2.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Replication
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
3 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.77%) DevOps
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) System Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Time Management
10 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
3 10 (21.28%) C#
4 7 (14.89%) VB
5 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.77%) VB6
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) CCEE
2 1 (2.13%) CCIA
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CCEA
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCITP
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.26%) UAG
5 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
1 17 (36.17%) VMware
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) SonicWALL
5 4 (8.51%) NetApp
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Unisys
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) McAfee
7 1 (2.13%) Wyse
7 1 (2.13%) Kofax
7 1 (2.13%) IronPort
7 1 (2.13%) RightFax
7 1 (2.13%) AppSense
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