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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 24 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.12% 0.99% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
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
90 68 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.04% 33.50% 65.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 39 106
Average daily rate £380 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Release Management
7 5 (27.78%) Clustering
7 5 (27.78%) XAML
7 5 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) VBScript
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) IIS
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) SCCM
8 4 (22.22%) vSphere
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
9 3 (16.67%) MCITP
9 3 (16.67%) CruiseControl
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (16.67%) MCSE

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DMZ
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) Extranet
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.11%) Bazaar
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.56%) NuGet
4 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Build Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) XSL
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Release Management
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.11%) OOP
2 2 (11.11%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
2 2 (11.11%) Web Development
2 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) XAML
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Bourne shell
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCDBA
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) MCTS
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) VCP4
4 1 (5.56%) MOS
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) vMotion
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) CommVault
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix