Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 13 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 117 97
Rank change year-on-year +49 -20 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 136 72 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.77% 1.66% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.48% 4.34% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 41 77
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £270
90th Percentile £530 £550 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - -
England median hourly rate £41.53 £44.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -6.67% +57.52% +25.56%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,098 1,658 2,370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.72% 38.20% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,463 1,224 1,606
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £298 £283
90th Percentile £530 £533 £536
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 9 30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £35.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.16% +135.45% -27.49%
10th Percentile £14.56 £13.89 £12.70
90th Percentile £45.88 £42.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.48% +6.67% +1.35%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PowerShell in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
West Yorkshire +18 81 £448 +11.88% 37
South Yorkshire +15 36 £310 -43.64% 1
North Yorkshire +11 15 £400 - 9
East Yorkshire 0 1 - - 5
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 73 (53.68%) Windows
2 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 47 (34.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (33.82%) Active Directory
5 41 (30.15%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (27.94%) SQL
8 35 (25.74%) SCCM
9 32 (23.53%) ITIL
10 30 (22.06%) VMware
10 30 (22.06%) DevOps
11 27 (19.85%) Windows 7
12 26 (19.12%) Linux
13 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
14 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
15 23 (16.91%) VB
16 22 (16.18%) Python
17 20 (14.71%) Oracle
18 19 (13.97%) SAN
18 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
19 18 (13.24%) Bash Shell
20 17 (12.50%) Google
20 17 (12.50%) Finance
20 17 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 15 (11.03%) Self-Motivation
21 15 (11.03%) Office 365
21 15 (11.03%) EMC
21 15 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
22 14 (10.29%) Hadoop

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (6.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.21%) Confluence
3 3 (2.21%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.47%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 47 (34.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (30.15%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (11.03%) Office 365
4 12 (8.82%) PaaS
5 11 (8.09%) IaaS
6 9 (6.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (3.68%) SaaS
8 4 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.21%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.74%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.97%) SAN
2 14 (10.29%) DNS
3 8 (5.88%) DHCP
3 8 (5.88%) Firewall
4 7 (5.15%) NAS
5 6 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (3.68%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.94%) FCoE
7 4 (2.94%) SSL
7 4 (2.94%) VPN
7 4 (2.94%) VSAN
8 3 (2.21%) LAN
8 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.21%) VoIP
8 3 (2.21%) WAN
9 2 (1.47%) IPsec
9 2 (1.47%) Network Security
9 2 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.47%) Skype
9 2 (1.47%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (10.29%) Hadoop
3 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (9.56%) Big Data
5 9 (6.62%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.62%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.47%) Power BI
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.74%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.74%) Redis
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (6.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.15%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.41%) JIRA
6 5 (3.68%) MSTest
6 5 (3.68%) NUnit
6 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.68%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.74%) MSI
8 1 (0.74%) Selenium
8 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Japanese Language
3 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.21%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (14.71%) DBA
1 20 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 15 (11.03%) Azure Engineer
4 14 (10.29%) Technical Specialist
5 13 (9.56%) Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) NetBackup Engineer
7 10 (7.35%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (6.62%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Administrator
8 9 (6.62%) Consultant
9 8 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.88%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.29%) .NET
2 13 (9.56%) Web Services
3 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.88%) RESTful
5 5 (3.68%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (3.68%) JSON
5 5 (3.68%) WCF
6 4 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.94%) Flash
7 3 (2.21%) Angular 2
7 3 (2.21%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.47%) .NET Core
8 2 (1.47%) HTML
8 2 (1.47%) jQuery
8 2 (1.47%) LINQ
8 2 (1.47%) Node.js
8 2 (1.47%) WF
8 2 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (7.35%) Clustering
3 4 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) CMDB
6 1 (0.74%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) iSeries
6 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (53.68%) Windows
2 27 (19.85%) Windows 7
3 26 (19.12%) Linux
4 14 (10.29%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.09%) Windows 10
6 6 (4.41%) Unix
7 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) CentOS
8 1 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.74%) VMS
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.53%) ITIL
3 30 (22.06%) DevOps
4 17 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (8.09%) Mentoring
5 11 (8.09%) Scrum
6 10 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (7.35%) Migration
6 10 (7.35%) Software Engineering
6 10 (7.35%) TDD
7 9 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.62%) Service Management
8 7 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.41%) BDD
9 6 (4.41%) Microservices
9 6 (4.41%) Process Improvement
10 5 (3.68%) MVC
10 5 (3.68%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (2.94%) Change Management
11 4 (2.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.94%) SQL
2 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 23 (16.91%) VB
4 22 (16.18%) Python
5 18 (13.24%) Bash Shell
6 13 (9.56%) C#
6 13 (9.56%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.41%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.94%) Java
8 4 (2.94%) Perl
9 3 (2.21%) Groovy
9 3 (2.21%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) VBA
10 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) BC Cleared
4 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.21%) Degree
4 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.74%) MCP
5 1 (0.74%) MCSA
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 46 (33.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.82%) Docker
4 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.47%) Xen
6 2 (1.47%) XenApp
6 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (25.74%) SCCM
2 13 (9.56%) NetBackup
3 12 (8.82%) Kubernetes
3 12 (8.82%) Terraform
4 11 (8.09%) Puppet
5 4 (2.94%) Packer
6 3 (2.21%) Ansible
6 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.21%) SCOM
6 3 (2.21%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.47%) OpenView
7 2 (1.47%) SCSM
8 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.74%) vRealize
8 1 (0.74%) WMI
8 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.06%) VMware
3 20 (14.71%) Oracle
4 17 (12.50%) Google
5 15 (11.03%) EMC
6 14 (10.29%) Cisco
6 14 (10.29%) Citrix
6 14 (10.29%) IBM
6 14 (10.29%) NetApp
7 11 (8.09%) Dell
8 10 (7.35%) Intel
9 6 (4.41%) Atlassian
9 6 (4.41%) Veritas
10 5 (3.68%) CA
10 5 (3.68%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.21%) HP
11 3 (2.21%) Lotus
11 3 (2.21%) Trend Micro
12 2 (1.47%) Nintex
12 2 (1.47%) Red Hat