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 26 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.76% - 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.49% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £125 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 91 59 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 32.04% 29.80% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 41 43
Median daily rate £400 £313 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -13.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £207 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £448 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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

PowerShell
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
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 26 June 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
Derby - 5 £125 - 1
PowerShell
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 7 (63.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Lotus
2 7 (63.64%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VBScript
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) IBM Notes
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
2 7 (63.64%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
3 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco

PowerShell
Co-occurring 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 7 (63.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (63.64%) IBM Notes
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
1 7 (63.64%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
2 3 (27.27%) VLAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Help Desk Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
2 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
1 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) Lotus
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) Intel
2 3 (27.27%) LANDesk
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle