Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 75 51
Rank change year-on-year +19 -24 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 15 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.81% 0.91% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.34% 2.20% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 16
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £538 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +40.98% +29.79%
10th Percentile £380 £441 £263
90th Percentile £600 £663 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +11.67% +7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £15.36

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 281 501 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 33.86% 41.51% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 372 229
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £262
90th Percentile £597 £563 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.55% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
% change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in South Yorkshire

PowerShell
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 22 November 2017. 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 +25 15 £550 +4.76%
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Sybase
3 8 (53.33%) DB2
3 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (33.33%) Ansible
6 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
6 4 (26.67%) VMware NSX
6 4 (26.67%) DataStage
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) vRealize
8 2 (13.33%) Docker
8 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes

PowerShell
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 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) DataStage
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
1 8 (53.33%) Perl
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) VMware NSX
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) PowerCLI
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Sybase
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
5 1 (6.67%) xMatters