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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 79 75 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 18 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.52% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 4.23% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £406 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
- +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
595 544 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.10% 35.98% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 288 476
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £20.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +31.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
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 30 July 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
(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 -11 13 £335 -17.53% 6
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
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Yorkshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (42.50%) C#
6 15 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (27.50%) WCF
10 10 (25.00%) Migration
10 10 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
12 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.00%) SQL
12 8 (20.00%) Workflow
13 7 (17.50%) Finance
13 7 (17.50%) WF
13 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.50%) ITIL
14 6 (15.00%) Linux
14 6 (15.00%) Ruby
14 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
14 6 (15.00%) Validation
14 6 (15.00%) Capistrano
14 6 (15.00%) Puppet
14 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (15.00%) TeamCity
14 6 (15.00%) nginx
14 6 (15.00%) Windows 7

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (15.00%) nginx
6 5 (12.50%) IIS
7 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (10.00%) CMS
8 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (5.00%) LiveCycle
9 2 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (5.00%) Lync
9 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DHCP
1 5 (12.50%) Intranet
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) FTP
3 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.00%) S/MIME
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) EDRMS
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) AdminStudio
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Local Government
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 3 (7.50%) VB Developer
5 3 (7.50%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (27.50%) WCF
4 7 (17.50%) WF
5 3 (7.50%) ADO
5 3 (7.50%) HTML
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) Web Services
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Open Source
1 2 (5.00%) NHS
1 2 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (20.00%) Workflow
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Validation
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.00%) V-Model
7 2 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) DSDM
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Ruby
4 4 (10.00%) VB
4 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.50%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Capistrano
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
1 6 (15.00%) HAProxy
2 5 (12.50%) SCCM
3 3 (7.50%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.50%) ZENworks
5 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Splunk
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) Symantec
3 4 (10.00%) Kofax
4 2 (5.00%) Becrypt
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 2 (5.00%) NetApp
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) Postini
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) McAfee
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) Novell
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago