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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 97 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 45 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.55% 1.18% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 2.78% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £323 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £244 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £400 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-23.22% +15.12%
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England

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
1221 1078 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.05% 42.46% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 730 382
Average daily rate £335 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 30
Average hourly rate £38.00 £29.00 £15.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +87.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £15.03 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.25
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 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
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 24 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
West Yorkshire +3 36 £325 +1.56% 13
South Yorkshire -4 6 £288 +35.29% 4
North Yorkshire -5 1 £375 -3.22%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) SQL
3 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.18%) .NET
5 18 (32.73%) Oracle
5 18 (32.73%) VMware
6 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
7 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (25.45%) ITIL
8 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
8 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (21.82%) IIS
11 11 (20.00%) VB
11 11 (20.00%) Linux
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (18.18%) C#
12 10 (18.18%) Cisco
13 9 (16.36%) PL/SQL
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (14.55%) Migration
14 8 (14.55%) Maven
14 8 (14.55%) NetApp
14 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
14 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (12.73%) DNS
15 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (10.91%) JBoss
3 6 (10.91%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.64%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.82%) CMS
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) Firewall
4 3 (5.45%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.64%) MySQL
8 1 (1.82%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.82%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Maven
2 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.91%) Toad
3 6 (10.91%) NUnit
4 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) MSI
5 2 (3.64%) JIRA
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) VB Developer
4 5 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Administrator
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) DBA
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) SQL DBA
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) ADO
3 4 (7.27%) WCF
3 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.45%) WF
5 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (1.82%) XSL
6 1 (1.82%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Replication
2 2 (3.64%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Linux
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.27%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
3 7 (12.73%) Data Mapping
3 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps
5 5 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Service Management
6 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.64%) System Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Code Coverage
7 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) SQL
2 11 (20.00%) VB
3 10 (18.18%) C#
4 9 (16.36%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.91%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.91%) VB6
6 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) VBScript
9 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.64%) CCA
3 1 (1.82%) MCITP
3 1 (1.82%) CCEA
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) CCEE
3 1 (1.82%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.27%) UAG
4 3 (5.45%) XenApp
5 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.64%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Foglight
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
1 3 (5.45%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
1 18 (32.73%) VMware
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) NetApp
5 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.09%) SonicWALL
7 4 (7.27%) EMC
7 4 (7.27%) Citrix
8 3 (5.45%) New Relic
9 1 (1.82%) AppSense
9 1 (1.82%) Wyse
9 1 (1.82%) Kofax
9 1 (1.82%) Symantec
9 1 (1.82%) McAfee
9 1 (1.82%) Unisys
9 1 (1.82%) IronPort
9 1 (1.82%) RightFax
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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