Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 118 134
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -8
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 39 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.17% 1.04% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 2.30% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 21
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £348 £273 £308
90th Percentile £552 £588 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - -

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 1,569 1,263 1,664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 46.88% 45.46% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,110 894 1,126
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 22
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.75 £15.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.77% +30.34% -54.51%
10th Percentile £34.95 £11.38 £13.11
90th Percentile £43.80 £39.20 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +77.78% +9.76% -41.43%

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

PowerShell
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 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in West Yorkshire

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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 24 April 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
Leeds -2 36 £413 +10.00% 14
Wakefield 0 3 £413 +26.92% 4
PowerShell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) DevOps
4 15 (38.46%) TeamCity
5 10 (25.64%) Windows
5 10 (25.64%) Migration
6 9 (23.08%) Psake
7 8 (20.51%) C#
7 8 (20.51%) .NET
8 7 (17.95%) Firewall
8 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
8 7 (17.95%) IaaS
8 7 (17.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (17.95%) Terraform
9 6 (15.38%) PaaS
9 6 (15.38%) Subversion
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 6 (15.38%) SQL
9 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.82%) Python
10 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
10 5 (12.82%) DNS
10 5 (12.82%) SCCM
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (10.26%) Ansible
11 4 (10.26%) Docker
11 4 (10.26%) Windows 10

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 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.95%) IaaS
3 6 (15.38%) PaaS
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.56%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) SMS
4 2 (5.13%) AMQP
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) SMTP
5 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) Power BI
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) TeamCity
2 9 (23.08%) Psake
3 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (15.38%) Subversion
5 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.26%) Chocolatey
7 3 (7.69%) MSI
7 3 (7.69%) MSTest
7 3 (7.69%) NUnit
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Packager
7 3 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Data Centre Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.69%) RESTful
4 3 (7.69%) SOAP
4 3 (7.69%) WCF
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Core
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) LINQ
5 2 (5.13%) WF
5 2 (5.13%) WPF
6 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) DevOps
3 10 (25.64%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) OO
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (5.13%) DSDM
6 2 (5.13%) MVC
6 2 (5.13%) Runbook
6 2 (5.13%) RUP
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Docker
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) vCloud
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Xen
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Terraform
2 5 (12.82%) SCCM
3 4 (10.26%) Ansible
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
4 3 (7.69%) Nagios
5 2 (5.13%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.13%) SCOM
5 2 (5.13%) SCOrch
5 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.56%) Graphite
6 1 (2.56%) Opsview
6 1 (2.56%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.56%) vRealize
6 1 (2.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Splunk
3 3 (7.69%) CA
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) F5
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Ivanti