The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / Yorkshire
Rank 103 106 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 20 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% 1.12% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 3.00% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 4
Median daily rate £343 £375 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £323 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £29.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.02%

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
893 1067 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.34% 37.45% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 685 571
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +16 14 £360 +3.59% 11
North Yorkshire +12 3 £300 -7.69% 1
South Yorkshire -14 1 £700 +60.00% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) Microsoft
3 27 (38.03%) VMware
3 27 (38.03%) Windows Server
4 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
5 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
5 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (30.99%) Puppet
6 22 (30.99%) DevOps
7 21 (29.58%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (28.17%) SCCM
9 19 (26.76%) .NET
10 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (21.13%) SCOM
11 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (19.72%) SQL
13 12 (16.90%) IIS
13 12 (16.90%) Linux
14 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (12.68%) Release Management
15 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
15 9 (12.68%) DNS
15 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
15 9 (12.68%) Ansible
15 9 (12.68%) Server Building
15 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.90%) IIS
2 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.82%) SAS
6 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.41%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.41%) Confluence
7 1 (1.41%) Jetty
7 1 (1.41%) Liferay
7 1 (1.41%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.41%) nginx
7 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.63%) Office 365
4 2 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.41%) Heroku
5 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) DNS
2 8 (11.27%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) Internet
4 4 (5.63%) NetScaler
4 4 (5.63%) SMTP
4 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.63%) VPN
5 3 (4.23%) DHCP
5 3 (4.23%) HTTP
5 3 (4.23%) SAN
5 3 (4.23%) SSH
6 2 (2.82%) FTP
6 2 (2.82%) LDAP
6 2 (2.82%) NAS
6 2 (2.82%) SSL
7 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.41%) LAN
7 1 (1.41%) SNMP
7 1 (1.41%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.82%) MS Access
7 2 (2.82%) MySQL
8 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.41%) KNIME
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.63%) JIRA
5 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.23%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.82%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.82%) MSI
6 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.41%) git-flow
7 1 (1.41%) GoCD
7 1 (1.41%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
2 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Administrator
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) DBA
5 6 (8.45%) PowerShell Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) COM+
3 2 (2.82%) SOAP
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.41%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.41%) J2EE
4 1 (1.41%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
4 1 (1.41%) React
4 1 (1.41%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Replication
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.04%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.23%) Clustering
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.82%) Derivative
5 2 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.82%) PKI
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) iSeries
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 27 (38.03%) Windows Server
3 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (16.90%) Linux
6 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.63%) Unix
9 3 (4.23%) Solaris
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.82%) SUSE
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.41%) VMS
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) DevOps
2 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (12.68%) Release Management
3 9 (12.68%) Server Building
4 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (11.27%) High Availability
5 6 (8.45%) ITIL
5 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (7.04%) TDD
7 4 (5.63%) Application Packaging
7 4 (5.63%) Change Control
7 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.63%) Migration
7 4 (5.63%) Open Source
7 4 (5.63%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) C#
3 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) Perl
4 3 (4.23%) Python
4 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.23%) VBScript
5 2 (2.82%) C++
5 2 (2.82%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) Ruby
5 2 (2.82%) VB
5 2 (2.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) Go
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) CCA
1 4 (5.63%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) MCAD
3 2 (2.82%) MCSD
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.45%) vSphere
6 5 (7.04%) BitLocker
7 4 (5.63%) Docker
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (5.63%) XenApp
7 4 (5.63%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.23%) vCloud
8 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (2.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Xen
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.41%) NFS
10 1 (1.41%) Shibboleth
10 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) Puppet
2 21 (29.58%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (28.17%) SCCM
4 15 (21.13%) SCOM
5 9 (12.68%) Ansible
6 4 (5.63%) vRealize
7 2 (2.82%) Salt
7 2 (2.82%) WSUS
8 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.41%) Nagios
8 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.41%) Packer
8 1 (1.41%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.41%) RANCID
8 1 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.03%) VMware
3 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.63%) AppSense
4 4 (5.63%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) EMC
6 2 (2.82%) Alterian
6 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) IBM
6 2 (2.82%) IDERA
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 2 (2.82%) RedGate
6 2 (2.82%) Veritas
7 1 (1.41%) F5
7 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.41%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.41%) Tableau
7 1 (1.41%) WSO2