The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Hampshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 66 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 48 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.36% 1.73% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 4.31% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 3
Average daily rate
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£336 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £288 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
780 696 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.27% 40.09% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 390 303
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 64 68
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £17.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Hampshire region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Hampshire region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +11 12 £327 -19.16%
Southampton -6 2 £290 - 1
Farnborough -9 2 £313 -6.71%
Basingstoke +9 1 £425 +6.25%
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
2 60 (61.22%) Security Cleared
3 56 (57.14%) Windows
4 44 (44.90%) VBScript
5 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (31.63%) SC Cleared
6 31 (31.63%) DV Cleared
7 30 (30.61%) MS Exchange
7 30 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (27.55%) Active Directory
9 26 (26.53%) UNIX
9 26 (26.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 25 (25.51%) ITIL
11 24 (24.49%) Cisco
11 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (24.49%) VMware
12 23 (23.47%) Linux
12 23 (23.47%) HP
13 22 (22.45%) Firewall
14 21 (21.43%) JSP
14 21 (21.43%) Internet
15 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
16 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (19.39%) X.400
16 19 (19.39%) X.500
16 19 (19.39%) MCITP
16 19 (19.39%) ISTQB
17 18 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (17.35%) JavaScript

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (30.61%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (16.33%) IIS
4 15 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (10.20%) IBM Notes
5 10 (10.20%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 6 (6.12%) Lync
9 5 (5.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (5.10%) Documentum
10 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (2.04%) MS Project Server
12 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Firewall
2 21 (21.43%) Internet
3 19 (19.39%) X.400
3 19 (19.39%) X.500
4 11 (11.22%) HTTP
5 10 (10.20%) SMTP
6 9 (9.18%) FTP
7 8 (8.16%) LAN
7 8 (8.16%) SAN
8 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.10%) DNS
9 4 (4.08%) WAN
10 3 (3.06%) IPv4
11 2 (2.04%) SSL
11 2 (2.04%) LDAP
11 2 (2.04%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.04%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.04%) Network Security
12 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.10%) EDMS
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MSI
2 2 (2.04%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.02%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (13.27%) Military
2 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.16%) Test Specialist
4 5 (5.10%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (5.10%) Build Engineer
5 4 (4.08%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (4.08%) Consultant
5 4 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (3.06%) Project Leader
6 3 (3.06%) Test Project Leader
6 3 (3.06%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (2.04%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) JSP
2 17 (17.35%) .NET
3 16 (16.33%) HTML
4 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.20%) XML
6 2 (2.04%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Replication
3 5 (5.10%) PKI
4 3 (3.06%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 56 (57.14%) Windows
2 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (26.53%) UNIX
5 23 (23.47%) Linux
6 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (16.33%) Windows 7
8 13 (13.27%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) ITIL
2 12 (12.24%) Migration
3 11 (11.22%) Unit Testing
3 11 (11.22%) Integration Testing
4 10 (10.20%) Data Protection
5 9 (9.18%) Security Testing
5 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.12%) Validation
8 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.10%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (5.10%) Software Distribution
9 4 (4.08%) DevOps
10 3 (3.06%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.06%) Release Management
10 3 (3.06%) Document Management
10 3 (3.06%) Information Security
10 3 (3.06%) SOA
10 3 (3.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.90%) VBScript
2 17 (17.35%) JavaScript
2 17 (17.35%) SQL
3 15 (15.31%) VB
4 7 (7.14%) Python
5 5 (5.10%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) Perl
5 5 (5.10%) Ruby
6 2 (2.04%) Korn
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (61.22%) Security Cleared
2 31 (31.63%) SC Cleared
2 31 (31.63%) DV Cleared
3 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (19.39%) MCITP
4 19 (19.39%) ISTQB
4 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (16.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 8 (8.16%) MCSE
7 3 (3.06%) ISEB
8 2 (2.04%) CCNA
9 1 (1.02%) MCP
9 1 (1.02%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.02%) MCTS
9 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (27.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.31%) Forefront TMG
4 10 (10.20%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.16%) XenApp
6 6 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.10%) vCloud
8 3 (3.06%) vSphere
9 2 (2.04%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.04%) XenServer
10 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (26.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (17.35%) SCCM
3 11 (11.22%) SCOM
4 10 (10.20%) SCVMM
4 10 (10.20%) SCDPM
5 7 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (5.10%) AppDNA
6 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (3.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (2.04%) MIIS
9 2 (2.04%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
10 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
10 1 (1.02%) ARCserve
10 1 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.49%) Cisco
2 24 (24.49%) VMware
3 23 (23.47%) HP
4 13 (13.27%) Clearswift
5 10 (10.20%) Citrix
5 10 (10.20%) Lotus
6 6 (6.12%) Oracle
7 4 (4.08%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.06%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.06%) Lumension
8 3 (3.06%) EMC
8 3 (3.06%) Avaya
8 3 (3.06%) CA
8 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.04%) Sophos
9 2 (2.04%) Borland
9 2 (2.04%) Altiris
9 2 (2.04%) Huawei
9 2 (2.04%) NetApp
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Rate: £300 per day
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Rate: £300 - £330 per day
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