Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 88 78
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +23
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 53 48 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.24% 2.16% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 4.52% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 46
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +21.67%
10th Percentile £325 £299 £270
90th Percentile £538 £500 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £445 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +11.25% +3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.50 - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,124 1,063 1,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.45% 47.86% 49.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 825 920
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £296
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 7
Leeds median hourly rate £17.91 £40.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.23% +196.30% -28.00%
10th Percentile £14.50 £39.60 £12.90
90th Percentile £37.50 £40.40 £32.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.91 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -55.23% +196.30% -30.77%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Leeds

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Leeds

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
6 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (24.53%) T-SQL
8 13 (24.53%) Oracle
8 13 (24.53%) DevOps
9 12 (22.64%) Windows
9 12 (22.64%) .NET
10 11 (20.75%) C#
10 11 (20.75%) ITIL
10 11 (20.75%) Python
10 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
13 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
13 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
13 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
14 7 (13.21%) Service Management
14 7 (13.21%) Migration
14 7 (13.21%) Scrum
14 7 (13.21%) Finance
14 7 (13.21%) VMware
14 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
15 6 (11.32%) AWS CloudFormation

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (11.32%) PaaS
4 5 (9.43%) IaaS
4 5 (9.43%) Office 365
4 5 (9.43%) SaaS
5 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.77%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) DNS
2 3 (5.66%) Skype
3 1 (1.89%) Broadband
3 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.89%) NAS
3 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (5.66%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) Power BI
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
4 3 (5.66%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) MSTest
4 3 (5.66%) NUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Azure Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) DBA
3 10 (18.87%) Developer
3 10 (18.87%) SQL DBA
4 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.66%) Angular 2
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.66%) RESTful
5 3 (5.66%) WCF
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Core
6 2 (3.77%) Node.js
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) LINQ
7 1 (1.89%) Pandas
7 1 (1.89%) PySpark
7 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.89%) WF
7 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) CMDB
3 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.32%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) DevOps
3 11 (20.75%) ITIL
4 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.21%) Migration
7 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) Service Management
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) TDD
10 4 (7.55%) Analytics
10 4 (7.55%) MVC
10 4 (7.55%) Runbook
11 3 (5.66%) BDD
11 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.66%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
11 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.77%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) T-SQL
3 11 (20.75%) C#
3 11 (20.75%) Python
4 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.55%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Terraform
3 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.89%) Packer
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.89%) vRealize
5 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.66%) CA
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) IronPort
7 1 (1.89%) Nintex
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) RedGate
7 1 (1.89%) Remedy
7 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.89%) Tableau
7 1 (1.89%) Veeam