Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 18 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 88 90
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +25
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 53 90 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.77% 2.48% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 5.57% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 61
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +15.67% -4.29%
10th Percentile £273 £284 £288
90th Percentile £500 £588 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £15.36
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1242 1617 1774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.41% 44.52% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 1130 1203
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £515
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £32.00 £12.90 £12.40
90th Percentile £40.40 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
% change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in West Yorkshire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Leeds -16 48 £425 +6.25% 7
Wakefield - 3 £375 - 2
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
3 22 (41.51%) SharePoint
3 22 (41.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (39.62%) SQL
5 19 (35.85%) Windows Server
6 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (32.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.19%) IIS
8 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
9 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
10 13 (24.53%) HTML
10 13 (24.53%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (22.64%) vSphere
12 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
12 11 (20.75%) ITIL
12 11 (20.75%) DNS
12 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (20.75%) Finance
12 11 (20.75%) VMware
13 10 (18.87%) MCSE
13 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (18.87%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (18.87%) SCOM
14 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (15.09%) LTE
14 8 (15.09%) Android

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 22 (41.51%) SharePoint
1 22 (41.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (30.19%) IIS
3 10 (18.87%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (13.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
2 8 (15.09%) 3G
2 8 (15.09%) GPRS
2 8 (15.09%) GSM
2 8 (15.09%) LAN
2 8 (15.09%) LTE
2 8 (15.09%) NetScaler
2 8 (15.09%) SGSN
2 8 (15.09%) WAN
2 8 (15.09%) Wireless
3 4 (7.55%) Firewall
4 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.89%) DMZ
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.89%) Power BI
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Chocolatey
4 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Electronics
2 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
2 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Administrator
2 13 (24.53%) SharePoint Administrator
3 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 8 (15.09%) Technical Support
4 7 (13.21%) Technical Leader
5 6 (11.32%) DBA
5 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning DBA
7 4 (7.55%) Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Lead Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) .NET Technical Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (9.43%) REST
2 5 (9.43%) WCF
3 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.89%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Windows Server
3 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.09%) Android
4 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
4 8 (15.09%) Mac OS X
4 8 (15.09%) Unix
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Phone
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.32%) Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Infrastructure Management
2 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.09%) Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps
5 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) Matrix Management
6 5 (9.43%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.66%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (5.66%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.89%) High Availability
9 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
3 8 (15.09%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) PHP
3 8 (15.09%) VB
4 5 (9.43%) C#
4 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) MCSE
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.64%) vSphere
3 8 (15.09%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.66%) Docker
5 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.66%) VMware NSX
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) SCOM
2 8 (15.09%) AirWatch
3 4 (7.55%) Puppet
4 3 (5.66%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) MobileIron
3 8 (15.09%) NetApp
3 8 (15.09%) SAP
4 3 (5.66%) F5
4 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.66%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) AppSense
6 1 (1.89%) Riverbed