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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 34 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.50% 3.94% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.86% 11.11% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
Median daily rate £425 £325 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +75.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -11.86%
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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
70 72 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.44% 35.47% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 61
Median daily rate £350 £336 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (100.00%) VBScript
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) VB
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
5 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
5 7 (53.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (46.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (46.15%) Borland
6 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
6 6 (46.15%) Open Source
6 6 (46.15%) StarTeam
6 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) Juniper
9 3 (23.08%) 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VBScript
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VCP4
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 7 (53.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (46.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) SCSM
5 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) Borland
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Juniper
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 1 (7.69%) CommVault
8 1 (7.69%) IBM