Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 38 71
Rank change year-on-year -20 +33 +7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 35 44 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.05% 4.45% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.56% 11.64% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £325
90th Percentile £500 £484 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £24.92 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.38% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £29.71 -
% change year-on-year -7.43% - -

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 463 378 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 40.33% 38.26% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 256 196
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +8.55% +1.33%
10th Percentile £309 £268 £281
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.81% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £24.92 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.38% +18.81% -10.77%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.08 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -44.79% +8.11% +76.19%

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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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 -27 28 £428 +6.88% 2
Barnsley - 2 £388 -
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 (82.86%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) Swagger
3 15 (42.86%) GitHub
3 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 15 (42.86%) Ansible
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) MuleSoft
5 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) DB2
5 12 (34.29%) Oracle
5 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) Change Management
5 12 (34.29%) JSON
6 11 (31.43%) JIRA
6 11 (31.43%) Web Development
6 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
6 11 (31.43%) PHP
6 11 (31.43%) SAP
6 11 (31.43%) Apache
6 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
6 11 (31.43%) Confluence
6 11 (31.43%) Database Security
6 11 (31.43%) jQuery
7 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
7 10 (28.57%) WMI
8 9 (25.71%) Active Directory

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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 11 (31.43%) Apache
1 11 (31.43%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Anypoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) GitHub
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) NAS
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 11 (31.43%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (2.86%) InstallShield
5 1 (2.86%) MSI
5 1 (2.86%) MSTest
5 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (22.86%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Publishing
4 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Packager
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Swagger
2 12 (34.29%) JSON
3 11 (31.43%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) NHS
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Blog
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (34.29%) Change Management
3 11 (31.43%) Database Security
3 11 (31.43%) Web Development
4 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) DevOps
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.29%) Data Management
8 5 (14.29%) Email Migration
8 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 5 (14.29%) Open Source
8 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 5 (14.29%) Release Management
9 4 (11.43%) Business Change Management
9 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure as Code
9 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
9 4 (11.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) PHP
3 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
3 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Go
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) Docker
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Ansible
2 10 (28.57%) WMI
3 4 (11.43%) Perfmon
3 4 (11.43%) Puppet
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Automic
5 1 (2.86%) Consul
5 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.86%) Terraform
5 1 (2.86%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
1 13 (37.14%) MuleSoft
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle
3 11 (31.43%) SAP
4 8 (22.86%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) EMC
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) BMC
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk