The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 65 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 75 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.61% 1.53% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.75% 3.80% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 21 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -21.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1111 922 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.63% 40.23% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 563 407
Average daily rate £325 £320 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +11.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 33
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Yorkshire region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Yorkshire region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
West Yorkshire +8 47 £325 -7.14% 11
South Yorkshire +7 20 £283 -3.82% 3
North Yorkshire -9 6 £400 +31.14% 2
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England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 72 (62.61%) SQL
2 71 (61.74%) SQL Server
3 50 (43.48%) Windows
4 49 (42.61%) Microsoft
5 47 (40.87%) Oracle
6 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (37.39%) .NET
8 40 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (29.57%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (29.57%) PL/SQL
10 33 (28.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (28.70%) Oracle Database
11 32 (27.83%) Data Mapping
11 32 (27.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (27.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 32 (27.83%) NUnit
12 31 (26.96%) SDLC
13 29 (25.22%) Data Modelling
14 28 (24.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (23.48%) TDD
15 27 (23.48%) VMware
15 27 (23.48%) Toad
16 25 (21.74%) IIS
16 25 (21.74%) Linux
17 23 (20.00%) T-SQL
17 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (19.13%) VB
18 22 (19.13%) SharePoint
19 20 (17.39%) Finance
19 20 (17.39%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (21.74%) IIS
2 22 (19.13%) SharePoint
3 15 (13.04%) JBoss
4 10 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (6.09%) MS Exchange
6 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.48%) Lync
9 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.61%) Apache
10 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.87%) nginx
11 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.87%) CMS
11 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) IaaS
2 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) PaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Office 365
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) Firewall
2 11 (9.57%) DHCP
2 11 (9.57%) DNS
3 5 (4.35%) DMZ
3 5 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 4 (3.48%) SAN
5 3 (2.61%) Intranet
6 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.87%) Internet
7 1 (0.87%) NAS
7 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (61.74%) SQL Server
2 40 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (28.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (28.70%) Oracle Database
4 32 (27.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (27.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.61%) MySQL
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.74%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.87%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 32 (27.83%) NUnit
2 27 (23.48%) Toad
3 11 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.83%) SpecFlow
5 9 (7.83%) Maven
6 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.22%) Subversion
7 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.61%) MSI
8 2 (1.74%) JUnit
8 2 (1.74%) JIRA
8 2 (1.74%) Selenium
9 1 (0.87%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.87%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Back Office
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (49.57%) Developer
2 28 (24.35%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (11.30%) SQL Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Database Developer
5 11 (9.57%) Migration Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) DBA
7 8 (6.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) SQL DBA
9 6 (5.22%) VB Developer
9 6 (5.22%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Administrator
9 6 (5.22%) VB6 Developer
9 6 (5.22%) SQL Database Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
10 5 (4.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.39%) .NET
2 7 (6.09%) ADO
3 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.48%) Web Services
4 4 (3.48%) WCF
4 4 (3.48%) REST
5 3 (2.61%) WF
5 3 (2.61%) HTML
5 3 (2.61%) CSS
6 2 (1.74%) SOAP
6 2 (1.74%) XML
6 2 (1.74%) Middleware
6 2 (1.74%) Ajax
6 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
6 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.74%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.74%) jQuery
6 2 (1.74%) Ember.js
6 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.87%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) Replication
2 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.74%) PKI
4 2 (1.74%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.87%) Clustering
5 1 (0.87%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.48%) Windows
2 28 (24.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.74%) Linux
4 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (14.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 16 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (12.17%) Windows 2000
9 7 (6.09%) UNIX
10 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.87%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (27.83%) Data Mapping
4 31 (26.96%) SDLC
5 29 (25.22%) Data Modelling
6 27 (23.48%) TDD
7 20 (17.39%) Migration
8 17 (14.78%) ITIL
9 15 (13.04%) DevOps
10 7 (6.09%) BDD
11 6 (5.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (5.22%) Scrum
11 6 (5.22%) Load Balancing
12 5 (4.35%) Project Management
13 4 (3.48%) Change Management
13 4 (3.48%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.48%) Kanban
13 4 (3.48%) Server Hardening
13 4 (3.48%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (62.61%) SQL
2 34 (29.57%) PL/SQL
3 23 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 22 (19.13%) VB
5 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
6 17 (14.78%) C#
7 7 (6.09%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.09%) VB6
8 3 (2.61%) VBA
9 2 (1.74%) PHP
9 2 (1.74%) VBScript
10 1 (0.87%) Ruby
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) MCSE
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (4.35%) MCITP
1 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.74%) MCP
3 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.87%) CCEA
3 1 (0.87%) CCEE
3 1 (0.87%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.35%) XenApp
6 4 (3.48%) XenServer
7 2 (1.74%) UAG
7 2 (1.74%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.87%) Varnish
8 1 (0.87%) Corosync
8 1 (0.87%) KVM
8 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.87%) Xen
8 1 (0.87%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.17%) SCCM
2 9 (7.83%) Puppet
3 6 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.22%) Foglight
4 5 (4.35%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.74%) SCOM
6 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (42.61%) Microsoft
2 47 (40.87%) Oracle
3 27 (23.48%) VMware
4 19 (16.52%) Cisco
5 17 (14.78%) Red Hat
6 14 (12.17%) NetApp
7 12 (10.43%) EMC
8 6 (5.22%) Citrix
8 6 (5.22%) New Relic
9 5 (4.35%) SonicWALL
9 5 (4.35%) AppSense
9 5 (4.35%) Altiris
10 3 (2.61%) Apple
10 3 (2.61%) Symantec
11 2 (1.74%) McAfee
11 2 (1.74%) HP
12 1 (0.87%) Unisys
12 1 (0.87%) Wyse
12 1 (0.87%) Kofax
12 1 (0.87%) LANDesk
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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