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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 81 89 115
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 36 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 1.41% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 3.73% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.33% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £469 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £30.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.39% -12.06%
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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
785 830 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.90% 37.76% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 453 651
Average daily rate £320 £313 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 55 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £94.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +6 24 £350 -4.10% 5
North Yorkshire - 7 £225 - 1
South Yorkshire -3 3 £294 -26.56%
East Yorkshire - - - -
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England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) SharePoint
3 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
4 25 (40.32%) .NET
5 23 (37.10%) C#
5 23 (37.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
7 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
8 18 (29.03%) Visual Studio
8 18 (29.03%) Migration
8 18 (29.03%) WCF
9 17 (27.42%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (27.42%) Finance
10 16 (25.81%) SCCM
11 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
12 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
12 14 (22.58%) WF
13 13 (20.97%) Workflow
13 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (17.74%) SQL
14 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (14.52%) ITIL
16 8 (12.90%) IIS
16 8 (12.90%) DHCP
16 8 (12.90%) DNS
16 8 (12.90%) VMware
17 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
17 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
17 7 (11.29%) Citrix
17 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 30 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 23 (37.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (27.42%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
5 8 (12.90%) IIS
6 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (9.68%) CMS
7 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (4.84%) Lync
10 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (3.23%) Apache
11 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
11 2 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
11 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (1.61%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
1 7 (11.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) DHCP
1 8 (12.90%) DNS
2 6 (9.68%) Intranet
2 6 (9.68%) FTP
3 4 (6.45%) VPN
4 3 (4.84%) S/MIME
4 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (3.23%) VLAN
5 2 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) LDAP
5 2 (3.23%) VoIP
5 2 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) EDRMS
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) AdminStudio
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) Hudson
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Local Government
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) VB Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Senior VB Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 3 (4.84%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) .NET
2 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
3 18 (29.03%) WCF
4 14 (22.58%) WF
5 7 (11.29%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.84%) Web Services
6 3 (4.84%) ADO
7 1 (1.61%) COM
7 1 (1.61%) jQuery
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.61%) NHS
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Migration
2 13 (20.97%) Workflow
3 9 (14.52%) ITIL
4 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.84%) TDD
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) Validation
7 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.23%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.61%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) C#
2 11 (17.74%) SQL
3 5 (8.06%) VBScript
4 4 (6.45%) VB
4 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.84%) Python
5 3 (4.84%) Perl
5 3 (4.84%) VB6
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) CCNA
1 3 (4.84%) CCA
1 3 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (4.84%) CCEA
1 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) MCITP
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) MCP
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) XenDesktop
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.84%) VMware Server
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) XenApp
5 3 (4.84%) XenServer
6 2 (3.23%) vSphere
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.23%) Xen
6 2 (3.23%) qmail
Systems Management
1 16 (25.81%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.61%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) VMware
3 7 (11.29%) Citrix
4 6 (9.68%) Kofax
5 5 (8.06%) Symantec
6 4 (6.45%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 3 (4.84%) AppSense
7 3 (4.84%) Google
7 3 (4.84%) Postini
7 3 (4.84%) Wyse
8 2 (3.23%) Becrypt
8 2 (3.23%) Remedy
8 2 (3.23%) JBoss
8 2 (3.23%) Dell
8 2 (3.23%) BMC
8 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) Novell
9 1 (1.61%) McAfee
9 1 (1.61%) Sophos
West Yorkshire
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