The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 76 84 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +33
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 34 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.45% 1.48% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 4.09% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
- +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
849 758 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.13% 36.10% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 406 608
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 28
Average hourly rate £23.25 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +1 17 £350 -3.44% 5
North Yorkshire - 10 £281 - 2
South Yorkshire 0 5 £294 -26.56% 1
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England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.63%) SharePoint
4 25 (39.06%) .NET
5 21 (32.81%) C#
6 19 (29.69%) Finance
6 19 (29.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
8 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
9 16 (25.00%) Migration
10 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
10 15 (23.44%) SCCM
11 13 (20.31%) SQL
12 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (17.19%) WCF
13 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio
13 11 (17.19%) MS Exchange
13 11 (17.19%) Workflow
14 10 (15.63%) VMware
14 10 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
15 9 (14.06%) Linux
15 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
15 9 (14.06%) Citrix
15 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
15 9 (14.06%) Application Packaging
15 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (12.50%) XenDesktop
16 8 (12.50%) ITIL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 26 (40.63%) SharePoint
2 19 (29.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (17.19%) MS Exchange
4 10 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (12.50%) IIS
6 7 (10.94%) nginx
7 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (6.25%) CMS
8 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.69%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (4.69%) LiveCycle
10 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
10 2 (3.13%) Apache
10 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.56%) Tuxedo
11 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) DHCP
1 7 (10.94%) DNS
2 6 (9.38%) FTP
3 5 (7.81%) Intranet
4 4 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) LDAP
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
5 2 (3.13%) HTTP
5 2 (3.13%) VLAN
5 2 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.56%) Firewall
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) S/MIME
6 1 (1.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) EDRMS
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
3 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.69%) AdminStudio
4 3 (4.69%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.13%) Subversion
5 2 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Local Government
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) VB Developer
7 3 (4.69%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.69%) Senior VB Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Data Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
3 11 (17.19%) WCF
4 9 (14.06%) Application Packaging
5 7 (10.94%) WF
6 4 (6.25%) HTML
6 4 (6.25%) CSS
7 3 (4.69%) Web Services
7 3 (4.69%) ADO
8 1 (1.56%) COM
8 1 (1.56%) Middleware
8 1 (1.56%) jQuery
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Open Source
2 2 (3.13%) NHS
2 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
3 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.06%) Linux
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.94%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Migration
2 11 (17.19%) Workflow
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) Validation
4 6 (9.38%) TDD
5 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.69%) V-Model
6 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.69%) Scrum
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.69%) DSDM
6 3 (4.69%) Project Management
7 2 (3.13%) Service Management
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 2 (3.13%) CRM
7 2 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) C#
2 13 (20.31%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) VBScript
3 7 (10.94%) Ruby
4 5 (7.81%) Java
5 4 (6.25%) VB
5 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.69%) VB6
6 3 (4.69%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) CCNA
1 5 (7.81%) CCA
1 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (7.81%) CCEA
1 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) MCITP
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
3 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.81%) VMware Server
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (7.81%) XenApp
4 5 (7.81%) XenServer
5 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.13%) Xen
7 2 (3.13%) qmail
7 2 (3.13%) vSphere
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) SCCM
2 7 (10.94%) Capistrano
2 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 7 (10.94%) HAProxy
3 3 (4.69%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.13%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.56%) ZENworks
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) VMware
3 9 (14.06%) Citrix
4 6 (9.38%) Splunk
5 5 (7.81%) AppSense
5 5 (7.81%) Wyse
6 4 (6.25%) Kofax
6 4 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) Symantec
7 3 (4.69%) Adobe
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco
8 2 (3.13%) Becrypt
8 2 (3.13%) JBoss
8 2 (3.13%) BMC
8 2 (3.13%) NetApp
8 2 (3.13%) Remedy
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) McAfee
9 1 (1.56%) Sophos
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