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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 19 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.92% 0.95% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.88% 2.22% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -21.53%
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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
81 90 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 39.71% 42.65% 53.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 58
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +56.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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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

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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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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 2 July 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 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (23.53%) IIS
7 4 (23.53%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) VBScript
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
8 3 (17.65%) MCSE
8 3 (17.65%) Perl
8 3 (17.65%) vSphere

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DMZ
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) Extranet
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
3 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (11.76%) Bazaar
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
5 1 (5.88%) NuGet
5 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Build Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) XSL
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) Life Science
4 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Server Building
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) VBScript
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) XAML
5 2 (11.76%) Bourne shell
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) VCP4
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) vMotion
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Sybase
4 2 (11.76%) CommVault
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Intel