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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 66 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 76 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.55% 1.45% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.55% 4.08% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 20 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £210 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £376 £476
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 £22.50 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -26.15%
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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
1161 834 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.89% 35.58% 36.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 495 408
Average daily rate £338 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 44
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 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 3 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 +10 51 £328 -6.42% 14
South Yorkshire -1 14 £294 - 5
North Yorkshire -4 9 £400 +52.38% 3
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England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 (58.96%) SQL
2 75 (55.97%) SQL Server
3 58 (43.28%) Windows
4 53 (39.55%) Microsoft
5 48 (35.82%) Oracle
6 45 (33.58%) .NET
6 45 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (26.12%) PL/SQL
9 35 (26.12%) SDLC
10 34 (25.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (25.37%) Data Mapping
10 34 (25.37%) NUnit
11 33 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (24.63%) Oracle Database
12 32 (23.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (23.13%) IIS
14 29 (21.64%) Linux
14 29 (21.64%) Data Modelling
14 29 (21.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 28 (20.90%) TDD
15 28 (20.90%) VMware
16 27 (20.15%) Toad
16 27 (20.15%) T-SQL
16 27 (20.15%) Migration
17 26 (19.40%) ITIL
18 25 (18.66%) SCCM
19 24 (17.91%) Finance
20 23 (17.16%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 31 (23.13%) IIS
2 23 (17.16%) SharePoint
3 18 (13.43%) JBoss
4 10 (7.46%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.22%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.99%) Lync
9 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.24%) Apache
10 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.75%) nginx
11 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Office 365
2 3 (2.24%) IaaS
2 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.49%) SaaS
3 2 (1.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) Firewall
2 12 (8.96%) DHCP
2 12 (8.96%) DNS
3 5 (3.73%) DMZ
3 5 (3.73%) NetScaler
4 4 (2.99%) SAN
5 3 (2.24%) SSL
6 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.49%) Intranet
6 2 (1.49%) Skype
7 1 (0.75%) NAS
7 1 (0.75%) Internet
7 1 (0.75%) HTTP
7 1 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (55.97%) SQL Server
2 42 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (25.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (24.63%) Oracle Database
4 33 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (23.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.99%) MySQL
11 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.49%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (25.37%) NUnit
2 27 (20.15%) Toad
3 11 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.46%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.72%) SpecFlow
5 9 (6.72%) Maven
6 7 (5.22%) Subversion
7 5 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.24%) MSI
9 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.49%) JUnit
10 2 (1.49%) JIRA
10 2 (1.49%) Selenium
10 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.75%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
General
1 24 (17.91%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Back Office
3 3 (2.24%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (41.79%) Developer
2 28 (20.90%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (10.45%) SQL Developer
4 13 (9.70%) Database Developer
5 11 (8.21%) Migration Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.97%) DBA
7 8 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) SQL DBA
9 6 (4.48%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (4.48%) Consultant
9 6 (4.48%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.48%) Administrator
9 6 (4.48%) VB Developer
9 6 (4.48%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (4.48%) SQL Database Developer
9 6 (4.48%) VB6 Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Windows Administrator
10 5 (3.73%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.58%) .NET
2 7 (5.22%) ADO
3 4 (2.99%) Web Services
3 4 (2.99%) XML
3 4 (2.99%) REST
4 3 (2.24%) HTML
4 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.24%) CSS
5 2 (1.49%) SOAP
5 2 (1.49%) Middleware
5 2 (1.49%) Ajax
5 2 (1.49%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.49%) jQuery
5 2 (1.49%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.49%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.49%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.75%) CAML
6 1 (0.75%) WCF
6 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.48%) Replication
1 6 (4.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.24%) Wiki
3 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.49%) NHS
4 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (43.28%) Windows
2 29 (21.64%) Linux
2 29 (21.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (17.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (12.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 16 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (10.45%) Windows 2000
8 9 (6.72%) UNIX
9 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.75%) Solaris
11 1 (0.75%) Debian
11 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (26.12%) SDLC
4 34 (25.37%) Data Mapping
5 29 (21.64%) Data Modelling
6 28 (20.90%) TDD
7 27 (20.15%) Migration
8 26 (19.40%) ITIL
9 17 (12.69%) DevOps
10 9 (6.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (5.97%) BDD
12 7 (5.22%) Scrum
13 6 (4.48%) Load Balancing
13 6 (4.48%) Project Management
14 5 (3.73%) Kanban
15 4 (2.99%) Time Management
15 4 (2.99%) Server Hardening
15 4 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
15 4 (2.99%) Mentoring
15 4 (2.99%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (58.96%) SQL
2 35 (26.12%) PL/SQL
3 27 (20.15%) T-SQL
4 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.42%) VB
5 14 (10.45%) C#
6 7 (5.22%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.22%) VB6
7 5 (3.73%) Java
8 3 (2.24%) Perl
8 3 (2.24%) VBA
8 3 (2.24%) Python
8 3 (2.24%) VBScript
9 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.49%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (3.73%) MCSE
1 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (3.73%) MCITP
1 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.49%) MCP
2 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.75%) CCEA
3 1 (0.75%) Degree
3 1 (0.75%) CCEE
3 1 (0.75%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.46%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.69%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.73%) XenApp
6 4 (2.99%) XenServer
7 2 (1.49%) UAG
7 2 (1.49%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.75%) Varnish
8 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.75%) Corosync
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.75%) Xen
8 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (18.66%) SCCM
2 12 (8.96%) SCOM
2 12 (8.96%) Puppet
3 8 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (4.48%) Foglight
4 6 (4.48%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.49%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.49%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 53 (39.55%) Microsoft
2 48 (35.82%) Oracle
3 28 (20.90%) VMware
4 19 (14.18%) Cisco
5 17 (12.69%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.45%) NetApp
7 12 (8.96%) EMC
8 8 (5.97%) New Relic
9 6 (4.48%) Citrix
10 5 (3.73%) AppSense
10 5 (3.73%) Altiris
10 5 (3.73%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.24%) Splunk
11 3 (2.24%) Google
11 3 (2.24%) Apple
11 3 (2.24%) webMethods
11 3 (2.24%) Symantec
11 3 (2.24%) Software AG
11 3 (2.24%) HP
12 2 (1.49%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago