Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 23 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 47 92
Rank change year-on-year -25 +45 -6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 22 139 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.38% 5.89% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.92% 14.79% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 130 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% +4.42%
10th Percentile £249 £275 £243
90th Percentile £423 £445 £412
North East median daily rate £372 £330 £373
% change year-on-year +12.58% -11.41% +19.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.25 £28.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.70% - -
North East median hourly rate £32.50 £28.75 -
% change year-on-year +13.04% - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 318 940 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.45% 39.86% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 672 378
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £266 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £506 £561
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +20.37% -1.82%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.45
90th Percentile £48.05 £43.00 £41.30
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.17% +45.00% +31.15%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Tyne and Wear

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 22 £350 +2.94% 3
PowerShell
North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
5 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
8 9 (40.91%) .NET
8 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
8 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (36.36%) Skype for Business
9 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (36.36%) Office 365
9 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
9 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (36.36%) C#
9 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 8 (36.36%) Migration
9 8 (36.36%) Skype
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (31.82%) XML
10 7 (31.82%) MCSE
10 7 (31.82%) IronPort
10 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
10 7 (31.82%) Brightmail
10 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (40.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
3 8 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
5 2 (9.09%) Confluence
6 1 (4.55%) CMS
6 1 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (4.55%) JBoss
6 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Skype
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) VSAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.55%) GitLab
5 1 (4.55%) gulp
5 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Messaging Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Collaboration Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PMO
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) Software Packaging
4 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.55%) Debian
8 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Server Building
6 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (4.55%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Korn
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) MCSE
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Brightmail
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (4.55%) NFS
4 1 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.55%) PowerCLI
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) SafeCom
3 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) IronPort
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
5 2 (9.09%) McAfee
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.55%) BEA
6 1 (4.55%) ThinPrint
6 1 (4.55%) Vyatta