The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 38 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.31% 2.85% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 13.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £200 £111 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -10.25% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.06% +172.22%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 103 51 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 39.62% 20.73% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 32 48
Median daily rate £375 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £116 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £8.63 £112.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -92.33% +400.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Derbyshire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Derbyshire

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Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Chesterfield +8 3 £300 -14.28%
Derby -11 3 £125 +13.12% 2
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Aerospace
4 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
4 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) SaaS
4 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Business Process Improvement
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Tableau
4 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (35.71%) Data Lake
2 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) HDInsight
2 5 (35.71%) InfluxDB
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) OpenTSDB
2 5 (35.71%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Data Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 5 (35.71%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Business Process Improvement
1 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
1 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
1 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) R
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
2 5 (35.71%) Tableau
2 5 (35.71%) Talend
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Intel
4 3 (21.43%) LANDesk
4 3 (21.43%) Lotus
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks