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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 76 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 77 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.40% 1.52% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.20% 4.62% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 19 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -16.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £207 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £380 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.36 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
PowerShell
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
1242 780 853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.75% 33.01% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 467 465
Average daily rate £350 £320 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -2 51 £350 - 9
South Yorkshire -4 15 £344 +17.02% 2
North Yorkshire -5 8 £400 +77.77% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 79 (50.00%) SQL
2 76 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 76 (48.10%) Windows
3 59 (37.34%) Microsoft
4 50 (31.65%) Oracle
4 50 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (31.01%) .NET
6 42 (26.58%) Linux
7 39 (24.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (24.05%) PL/SQL
9 37 (23.42%) IIS
9 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (23.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 36 (22.78%) VMware
10 36 (22.78%) SDLC
11 34 (21.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (21.52%) Data Mapping
11 34 (21.52%) NUnit
12 33 (20.89%) TDD
12 33 (20.89%) SCCM
12 33 (20.89%) Oracle Database
13 32 (20.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (20.25%) JavaScript
14 29 (18.35%) Data Modelling
14 29 (18.35%) Migration
14 29 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (17.72%) ITIL
16 27 (17.09%) T-SQL
16 27 (17.09%) Toad

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (23.42%) IIS
2 26 (16.46%) SharePoint
3 22 (13.92%) JBoss
4 14 (8.86%) MS Exchange
5 10 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.53%) Lync
9 4 (2.53%) Apache
10 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) Office 365
2 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.90%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.90%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.90%) IaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.27%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.39%) Firewall
2 13 (8.23%) DHCP
2 13 (8.23%) DNS
3 6 (3.80%) SSL
3 6 (3.80%) Skype
4 5 (3.16%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.16%) DMZ
5 4 (2.53%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.90%) SAN
6 3 (1.90%) HTTP
7 2 (1.27%) Intranet
7 2 (1.27%) Internet
8 1 (0.63%) SNMP
8 1 (0.63%) LAN
8 1 (0.63%) WAN
8 1 (0.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 39 (24.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (23.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (21.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (20.89%) Oracle Database
6 32 (20.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (8.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (5.70%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.43%) MySQL
10 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.27%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (21.52%) NUnit
2 27 (17.09%) Toad
3 13 (8.23%) Subversion
3 13 (8.23%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (5.70%) SpecFlow
5 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (4.43%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.16%) Maven
9 3 (1.90%) JIRA
9 3 (1.90%) MSI
9 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.27%) JUnit
10 2 (1.27%) Selenium
11 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
General
1 25 (15.82%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Back Office
3 3 (1.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Law
4 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (35.44%) Developer
2 28 (17.72%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.86%) Migration Engineer
4 14 (8.86%) SQL Developer
5 13 (8.23%) Database Developer
5 13 (8.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (5.70%) Consultant
7 7 (4.43%) Analyst
7 7 (4.43%) Applications Support
8 6 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (3.80%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (3.80%) SQL Database Developer
9 5 (3.16%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.16%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.16%) DBA
9 5 (3.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (2.53%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (31.01%) .NET
2 7 (4.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (4.43%) CSS
2 7 (4.43%) HTML
2 7 (4.43%) XML
3 6 (3.80%) jQuery
3 6 (3.80%) REST
4 5 (3.16%) CAML
5 4 (2.53%) HTML5
5 4 (2.53%) Web Services
5 4 (2.53%) XSLT
6 3 (1.90%) ADO
6 3 (1.90%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.27%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.27%) Ember.js
7 2 (1.27%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.27%) SOAP
7 2 (1.27%) Ajax
7 2 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.53%) Replication
3 4 (2.53%) Clustering
4 3 (1.90%) Wiki
4 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.27%) NHS
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.63%) IVR
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (48.10%) Windows
2 42 (26.58%) Linux
3 37 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (10.76%) Windows 2000
8 16 (10.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 14 (8.86%) UNIX
10 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.53%) Solaris
12 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (22.78%) SDLC
4 34 (21.52%) Data Mapping
5 33 (20.89%) TDD
6 29 (18.35%) Migration
6 29 (18.35%) Data Modelling
7 28 (17.72%) ITIL
8 24 (15.19%) DevOps
9 10 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (5.70%) BDD
10 9 (5.70%) Load Balancing
11 8 (5.06%) Identity Management
12 7 (4.43%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.43%) Scrum
13 6 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.80%) Project Management
13 6 (3.80%) Data Protection
14 5 (3.16%) Kanban
15 4 (2.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.00%) SQL
2 38 (24.05%) PL/SQL
3 32 (20.25%) JavaScript
4 27 (17.09%) T-SQL
5 25 (15.82%) VB
6 15 (9.49%) C#
7 14 (8.86%) Java
8 8 (5.06%) Perl
8 8 (5.06%) Python
9 7 (4.43%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.53%) Ruby
10 4 (2.53%) FQL
10 4 (2.53%) VBScript
11 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.90%) VBA
11 3 (1.90%) VB6
12 2 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.16%) MCITP
2 5 (3.16%) MCSE
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.27%) Degree
3 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (0.63%) CCEE
4 1 (0.63%) CCIA
4 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.63%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.56%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.96%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.16%) XenApp
6 4 (2.53%) XenServer
6 4 (2.53%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.90%) vSphere
7 3 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.27%) UAG
8 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.63%) Corosync
9 1 (0.63%) KVM
9 1 (0.63%) Varnish
9 1 (0.63%) Xen
9 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (20.89%) SCCM
2 20 (12.66%) Puppet
3 19 (12.03%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (10.13%) SCOM
5 12 (7.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 9 (5.70%) Foglight
7 6 (3.80%) SCVMM
8 5 (3.16%) Ansible
9 4 (2.53%) Pingdom
9 4 (2.53%) Nagios
10 3 (1.90%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.63%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 59 (37.34%) Microsoft
2 50 (31.65%) Oracle
3 36 (22.78%) VMware
4 20 (12.66%) Cisco
4 20 (12.66%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.76%) NetApp
6 15 (9.49%) EMC
7 13 (8.23%) New Relic
8 6 (3.80%) Google
8 6 (3.80%) Citrix
9 5 (3.16%) HP
9 5 (3.16%) AppSense
9 5 (3.16%) Altiris
10 4 (2.53%) Splunk
10 4 (2.53%) Software AG
10 4 (2.53%) webMethods
11 3 (1.90%) Symantec
11 3 (1.90%) Apple
11 3 (1.90%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.90%) SaltStack
East Riding
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Laptop & Phone
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago