Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 69 81
Rank change year-on-year +31 +12 -41
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 43 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.56% 0.49% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.32% 1.31% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -34.88% +79.17%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £423
90th Percentile £475 £375 £593
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 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 380 306 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 40.25% 37.18% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 213 368
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £297 £297
90th Percentile £560 £543 £591
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 12
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - £23.50
10th Percentile £17.54 - £13.13
90th Percentile £60.00 - £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £39.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -14.10% +151.61% -55.71%

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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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +33 38 £364 +3.93% 1
Rotherham - 2 £400 -
Doncaster - 2 £450 -
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 27 (62.79%) SCCM
4 25 (58.14%) VB
5 23 (53.49%) Windows 7
6 20 (46.51%) ITIL
7 18 (41.86%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (39.53%) Dell
9 14 (32.56%) Intel
10 10 (23.26%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) Process Improvement
11 8 (18.60%) Python
12 7 (16.28%) Cisco
12 7 (16.28%) VMware
13 6 (13.95%) Japanese Language
13 6 (13.95%) Symantec
13 6 (13.95%) Firewall
13 6 (13.95%) Blue Coat
13 6 (13.95%) ProxySG
13 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
13 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
13 6 (13.95%) Internet
14 5 (11.63%) NetApp
14 5 (11.63%) EMC
14 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
14 5 (11.63%) .NET
14 5 (11.63%) Migration
14 5 (11.63%) Change Management
14 5 (11.63%) Change Control

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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 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Japanese Language
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Specialist
3 6 (13.95%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Python Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) OAuth
2 2 (4.65%) OAuth2
2 2 (4.65%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) SPML
2 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Process Improvement
3 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.63%) Change Control
4 5 (11.63%) Change Management
4 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Email Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Release Management
5 4 (9.30%) Service Design
6 3 (6.98%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Open Source
6 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.65%) API Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.65%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) VB
2 8 (18.60%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CCA
1 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.33%) MCTS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.65%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (62.79%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) Ansible
3 3 (6.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.65%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) Dell
3 14 (32.56%) Intel
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) Blue Coat
5 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.95%) Symantec
6 5 (11.63%) EMC
6 5 (11.63%) F5
6 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 5 (11.63%) Splunk
7 4 (9.30%) HP
8 2 (4.65%) BMC
8 2 (4.65%) Citrix
8 2 (4.65%) CyberArk
8 2 (4.65%) Ivanti
8 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle
8 2 (4.65%) Sybase