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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 71 65
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 16 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.12% 2.51% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 5.45% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 47
Median daily rate £356 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £313 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +0.67% +6.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +35.84%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 624 936 830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 43.82% 46.13% 39.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 658 579
Median daily rate £400 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 £14.88 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.18% -66.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 13 £338 -10.00% 9
Wakefield - 2 £375 - 1
Bradford +1 1 - - 4
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) DevOps
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) HTML
5 10 (30.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (27.27%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 9 (27.27%) ITIL
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
7 8 (24.24%) Marketing
7 8 (24.24%) SGSN
7 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (24.24%) Android
7 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (24.24%) LTE
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
7 8 (24.24%) Unix
7 8 (24.24%) GPRS
7 8 (24.24%) GSM
7 8 (24.24%) LAN
7 8 (24.24%) WAN
7 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (24.24%) VB
7 8 (24.24%) PHP

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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 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) 3G
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
1 8 (24.24%) GPRS
1 8 (24.24%) GSM
1 8 (24.24%) LAN
1 8 (24.24%) LTE
1 8 (24.24%) SGSN
1 8 (24.24%) WAN
1 8 (24.24%) Wireless
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 7 (21.21%) SMTP
3 4 (12.12%) DHCP
3 4 (12.12%) FTP
3 4 (12.12%) HTTPS
3 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) SSL
3 4 (12.12%) Telnet
4 3 (9.09%) LDAP
4 3 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (15.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.06%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) Power BI
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.06%) Gatling
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Electronics
2 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
2 8 (24.24%) Marketing
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 8 (24.24%) Technical Support
2 5 (15.15%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) JSON
2 3 (9.09%) REST
2 3 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
1 4 (12.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Android
3 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
3 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
3 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Phone
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow Development
7 3 (9.09%) Change Control
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Open Source
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) PHP
2 8 (24.24%) VB
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.06%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) vCloud
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Docker
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (24.24%) AirWatch
3 6 (18.18%) Puppet
4 4 (12.12%) vRealize
5 2 (6.06%) Ansible
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
6 1 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) MobileIron
2 8 (24.24%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
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