The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 25 24 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.00% 5.56% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.26% 12.50% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £185 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +0.81%
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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
78 80 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 39.00% 44.44% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 54 70
Average daily rate £365 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £201 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) VBScript
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) VB
7 6 (31.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (21.05%) MySQL
9 4 (21.05%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) EDRMS
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) StarTeam
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) Bazaar
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) PKI
4 2 (10.53%) Replication
4 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Software Distribution
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) VBScript
3 6 (31.58%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) RHCE
3 3 (15.79%) RHCA
4 2 (10.53%) MCTS
4 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCP
4 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Borland
6 1 (5.26%) Sybase
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