The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 26 53 21
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.59% 0.41% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.64% 0.88% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £185 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 113 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 43.12% 46.89% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 71 41
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PowerShell
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) Lotus
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
3 9 (64.29%) IBM Notes
3 9 (64.29%) Lotus Domino
3 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) SCDPM
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (64.29%) SCCM
3 9 (64.29%) SCOM
3 9 (64.29%) SCVMM
3 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) .NET

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) IBM Notes
1 9 (64.29%) Lotus Domino
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
1 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Extranet
3 1 (7.14%) DMZ
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Build Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Build Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCDPM
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
1 9 (64.29%) SCOM
1 9 (64.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Intel
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
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