The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows PowerShell
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 19 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.06% 4.73% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 11.86% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +35.84%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 59 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 26.60% 39.86% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 59
Median daily rate £348 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.77% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Bradford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Telnet
4 4 (57.14%) SMTP
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) FTP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
4 4 (57.14%) SSL
4 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
1 4 (57.14%) SMTP
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat