Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 November 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 36 86
Rank change year-on-year -36 +50 -6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 21 149 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.44% 6.59% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.12% 16.50% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 134 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £360 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.54% +4.84%
10th Percentile £293 £272 £244
90th Percentile £424 £445 £411
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £360 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.54% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.76% - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.76% - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 295 903 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.22% 39.92% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 651 344
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -14.63% +14.69%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £275
90th Percentile £550 £513 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 33 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.15% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.33
90th Percentile £48.05 £41.80 £42.58
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.00
% change year-on-year +30.15% +20.94% -1.82%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Newcastle upon Tyne

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
4 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) .NET
6 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (38.10%) Office 365
7 8 (38.10%) OpenStack
7 8 (38.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (38.10%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
7 8 (38.10%) Migration
7 8 (38.10%) Skype
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (33.33%) MCSE
8 7 (33.33%) Brightmail
8 7 (33.33%) IronPort
8 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
3 8 (38.10%) OpenStack
3 8 (38.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
4 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (9.52%) Confluence
6 1 (4.76%) CMS
6 1 (4.76%) IIS
6 1 (4.76%) JBoss
6 1 (4.76%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Skype
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) SSH
5 1 (4.76%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.76%) GitLab
5 1 (4.76%) gulp
5 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Messaging Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Collaboration Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Collaboration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) Software Packaging
4 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) Debian
8 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Server Building
6 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (4.76%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Korn
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Brightmail
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.76%) PowerCLI
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) SafeCom
3 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) IronPort
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.76%) BEA
5 1 (4.76%) ThinPrint
5 1 (4.76%) Vyatta