Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 66 71
Rank change year-on-year +34 +5 -24
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 36 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.23% 0.51% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.78% 1.43% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -34.88% +79.17%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £486
90th Percentile £450 £375 £593
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +19.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.71 - £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 368 279 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 43.19% 35.54% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 187 365
South Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £410 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.22% +2.37% +14.43%
10th Percentile £268 £304 £294
90th Percentile £563 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.96 - £38.75
10th Percentile £22.42 - £13.83
90th Percentile £81.75 - £47.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +13.25% +46.67% -34.35%

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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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +35 31 £350 - 2
Rotherham - 2 £400 -
Doncaster - 1 £450 -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
3 26 (72.22%) SCCM
4 25 (69.44%) VB
4 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
5 23 (63.89%) Windows 7
6 20 (55.56%) ITIL
7 18 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (38.89%) Intel
9 13 (36.11%) Dell
10 10 (27.78%) Process Improvement
11 7 (19.44%) VMware
12 6 (16.67%) Finance
12 6 (16.67%) SAN
12 6 (16.67%) Japanese Language
13 5 (13.89%) EMC
13 5 (13.89%) NetApp
13 5 (13.89%) Cisco
13 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
14 4 (11.11%) IBM
14 4 (11.11%) Google
14 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
14 4 (11.11%) Change Management
14 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
15 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
15 3 (8.33%) PaaS
15 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
15 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
15 3 (8.33%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) IaaS
2 3 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) FCoE
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) VSAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
1 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
1 6 (16.67%) Japanese Language
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) NetBackup Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Wintel Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.78%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Process Improvement
3 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (5.56%) Email Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.56%) Release Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Design
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (2.78%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) VB
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCA
1 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.78%) MCTS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (72.22%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) Intel
3 13 (36.11%) Dell
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 5 (13.89%) NetApp
6 4 (11.11%) Google
6 4 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
7 3 (8.33%) Veritas
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix
8 2 (5.56%) HP
9 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.78%) BMC
9 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.78%) F5
9 1 (2.78%) Ivanti
9 1 (2.78%) McAfee
9 1 (2.78%) Symantec