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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 98 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 30 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.24% 1.17% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 3.14% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 5
Median daily rate £360 £380 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £285 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -50.00%
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
994 1146 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.14% 37.24% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 764 572
Median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.75 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £15.08 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 16 £360 -4.00% 3
South Yorkshire -9 7 £475 -5.00% 1
North Yorkshire +9 5 £300 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 71 (66.36%) Windows
2 50 (46.73%) Microsoft
3 45 (42.06%) VMware
4 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
5 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (30.84%) Puppet
7 33 (30.84%) Windows Server
8 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
9 30 (28.04%) Opscode Chef
10 29 (27.10%) .NET
11 27 (25.23%) SCCM
11 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (23.36%) DevOps
12 25 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
13 22 (20.56%) SCOM
14 21 (19.63%) SQL
15 19 (17.76%) IIS
16 18 (16.82%) Ansible
17 17 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (14.02%) Linux
19 14 (13.08%) Finance
19 14 (13.08%) TDD
20 13 (12.15%) Release Management
20 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
21 12 (11.21%) Visual Studio
21 12 (11.21%) Load Balancing
21 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2014
21 12 (11.21%) Server Building

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 19 (17.76%) IIS
2 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.87%) SAS
8 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) Apache
9 1 (0.93%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.93%) Confluence
9 1 (0.93%) Jetty
9 1 (0.93%) Liferay
9 1 (0.93%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.93%) nginx
9 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) InfoPath
2 5 (4.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.54%) Office 365
4 2 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.93%) Heroku
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) VPN
2 9 (8.41%) DNS
3 8 (7.48%) Firewall
4 7 (6.54%) Internet
5 5 (4.67%) Kerberos
5 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.74%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.80%) SAN
8 2 (1.87%) DMZ
8 2 (1.87%) NAS
8 2 (1.87%) Network Security
8 2 (1.87%) SSL
9 1 (0.93%) DHCP
9 1 (0.93%) FTP
9 1 (0.93%) Intranet
9 1 (0.93%) LAN
9 1 (0.93%) SMTP
9 1 (0.93%) SSH
9 1 (0.93%) VLAN
9 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.87%) MS Access
6 2 (1.87%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.93%) KNIME
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) Power BI
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.67%) Travis CI
6 4 (3.74%) JIRA
7 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.80%) ProC
8 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.87%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.87%) MSI
8 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) git-flow
9 1 (0.93%) GoCD
9 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Legal
3 2 (1.87%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Law
3 2 (1.87%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (20.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.02%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) PowerShell Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Consultant
5 8 (7.48%) DBA
5 8 (7.48%) Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Administrator
6 7 (6.54%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) SQL DBA
7 6 (5.61%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (3.74%) Active Directory Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.74%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) .NET
2 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.80%) Middleware
2 3 (2.80%) Web Services
3 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.87%) COM+
3 2 (1.87%) Node.js
3 2 (1.87%) React
3 2 (1.87%) REST
3 2 (1.87%) WSH
4 1 (0.93%) J2EE
4 1 (0.93%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Public Cloud
2 8 (7.48%) Replication
3 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.80%) Clustering
6 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.80%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Derivative
7 2 (1.87%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.87%) Statistics
8 1 (0.93%) Blog
8 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.93%) iSeries
8 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (66.36%) Windows
2 33 (30.84%) Windows Server
3 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (14.02%) Linux
6 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.87%) Solaris
9 2 (1.87%) SUSE
9 2 (1.87%) Unix
10 1 (0.93%) CentOS
10 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.93%) VMS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) DevOps
2 17 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (13.08%) TDD
4 13 (12.15%) Release Management
5 12 (11.21%) Load Balancing
5 12 (11.21%) Server Building
6 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.28%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (9.35%) Resource Management
8 9 (8.41%) High Availability
8 9 (8.41%) Migration
9 8 (7.48%) ITIL
9 8 (7.48%) Programme Management
9 8 (7.48%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.54%) Service Management
10 7 (6.54%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Server Virtualisation
12 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 9 (8.41%) Perl
3 7 (6.54%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.61%) Ruby
5 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.67%) C#
6 4 (3.74%) Python
6 4 (3.74%) VBScript
7 3 (2.80%) Java
7 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.87%) C++
8 2 (1.87%) PHP
8 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.87%) VB
8 2 (1.87%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) Go
9 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) CCA
1 4 (3.74%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (1.87%) MCAD
2 2 (1.87%) MCSD
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) CCNA
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
2 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.21%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (8.41%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.67%) BitLocker
6 5 (4.67%) VMware Server
6 5 (4.67%) vSphere
7 4 (3.74%) Docker
7 4 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.74%) XenApp
7 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.87%) Xen
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.93%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (30.84%) Puppet
2 30 (28.04%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (25.23%) SCCM
4 22 (20.56%) SCOM
5 18 (16.82%) Ansible
6 2 (1.87%) Salt
6 2 (1.87%) WSUS
7 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.93%) Packer
7 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.93%) Terraform
7 1 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (46.73%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.06%) VMware
3 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.54%) F5
5 4 (3.74%) AppSense
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco
5 4 (3.74%) Citrix
5 4 (3.74%) EMC
6 3 (2.80%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.87%) Alterian
7 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.87%) HP
7 2 (1.87%) IBM
7 2 (1.87%) IDERA
7 2 (1.87%) NetApp
7 2 (1.87%) RedGate
7 2 (1.87%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.87%) Symantec
7 2 (1.87%) Veritas
8 1 (0.93%) WSO2