Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 June 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 73 74
Rank change year-on-year +23 +1 -28
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 29 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.05% 0.25% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.31% 0.62% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - £358
10th Percentile £340 - £320
90th Percentile £498 - £389
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - £23.50

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 349 322 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.70% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 199 306
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £268 £272 £260
90th Percentile £562 £525 £594
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £20.97 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -6.80% -30.77%
10th Percentile £18.03 £20.97 £11.80
90th Percentile £60.00 £20.97 £28.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PowerShell in South Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Sheffield +18 23 £450 - 5
Doncaster - 3 £450 -
Rotherham - 2 £400 -
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) SCCM
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco
4 8 (27.59%) Python
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
4 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
5 7 (24.14%) VB
5 7 (24.14%) Dell
6 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
6 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.69%) Internet
6 6 (20.69%) Symantec
6 6 (20.69%) Firewall
6 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
6 6 (20.69%) ProxySG
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Service Design
7 5 (17.24%) Ansible
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.24%) Release Management
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.24%) F5
7 5 (17.24%) Splunk
7 5 (17.24%) Change Control
7 5 (17.24%) Email Migration
7 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) SMS
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Python Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Python Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) OAuth
2 2 (6.90%) OAuth2
2 2 (6.90%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) SPML
2 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Change Control
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Email Migration
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Release Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Design
4 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
5 3 (10.34%) Task Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) API Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Python
2 7 (24.14%) VB
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCA
1 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.45%) MCTS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) ProxySG
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.34%) XenServer
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.90%) QRadar
4 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Dell
4 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Symantec
5 5 (17.24%) EMC
5 5 (17.24%) F5
5 5 (17.24%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) Intel
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) Splunk
6 3 (10.34%) BMC
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) Ivanti
7 2 (6.90%) CyberArk
7 2 (6.90%) MuleSoft
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) Sybase