Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 76 39
Rank change year-on-year +38 -37 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.45% 0.73% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 1.03% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
County Antrim median daily rate £525 £108 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +388.37% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £525 £108 -
% change year-on-year +388.37% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 186 390 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 54.07% 71.30% 56.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 314 101
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £420 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +9.09% +23.20%
10th Percentile £308 £311 £193
90th Percentile £525 £538 £550
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £416 £385
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.05% +21.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
County Antrim median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +57.89% -6.56%
10th Percentile £22.50 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £40.25 £42.50
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +88.89% +57.89% -6.56%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in County Antrim

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in County Antrim

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +38 5 £525 +388.37% 4
PowerShell
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Salt
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Salt