The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.23% 3.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.63% 10.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £319 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -8.16%
PowerShell
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 88 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 22.04% 35.63% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 59 36
Median daily rate £325 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Basingstoke region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) VBScript
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) VB
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) Oracle
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (60.00%) SCCM
6 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
7 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (53.33%) Linux
7 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (53.33%) Windows 10
8 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (46.67%) Open Source
8 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
9 6 (40.00%) Borland
9 6 (40.00%) StarTeam
10 5 (33.33%) Cisco
11 4 (26.67%) Juniper
11 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (6.67%) MSI
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Application Packager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 10
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) VBScript
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VCP4
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (13.33%) SCSM
4 1 (6.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) Borland
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 2 (13.33%) Proofpoint
8 1 (6.67%) AppSense
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) CommVault
8 1 (6.67%) HP