Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 57 80
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23 -22
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 34 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.63% 1.84% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.35% 5.41% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.64% +2.33% +26.47%
10th Percentile £289 £387 £441
90th Percentile £412 £600 £663
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £455 £375
% change year-on-year -12.09% +21.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 407 296 510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 43.44% 34.06% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 209 382
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £269 £312 £300
90th Percentile £550 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.94% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £23.00 - £13.79
90th Percentile £73.00 - £48.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -49.39% +169.09% -23.77%

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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 18 December 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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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 18 December 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 29 £310 -43.64% 3
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 18 (52.94%) VB
3 18 (52.94%) SCCM
3 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 16 (47.06%) SAN
5 15 (44.12%) VMware
5 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) ITIL
5 15 (44.12%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (41.18%) IBM
6 14 (41.18%) EMC
6 14 (41.18%) NetApp
6 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (41.18%) Google
7 12 (35.29%) NetBackup
8 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
9 10 (29.41%) Dell
9 10 (29.41%) Linux
10 9 (26.47%) Intel
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
11 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
11 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
11 7 (20.59%) Big Data

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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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) IaaS
2 6 (17.65%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) FCoE
3 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 4 (11.76%) VSAN
4 2 (5.88%) WebEx
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
1 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
1 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Japanese Language
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Technical Specialist
2 11 (32.35%) NetBackup Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) NAS Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) SAN Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.94%) iSeries
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 10 (29.41%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) VMS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.94%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) VB
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) SCCM
2 12 (35.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) EMC
3 14 (41.18%) Google
3 14 (41.18%) IBM
3 14 (41.18%) NetApp
4 10 (29.41%) Dell
5 9 (26.47%) Cisco
5 9 (26.47%) Intel
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
7 6 (17.65%) Veritas
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix