The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 56 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +13
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 67 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.20% 1.28% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.74% 3.24% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 12 10
Average daily rate
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£364 £412 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.65% +18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £307 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -27.63%
PowerShell
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
767 680 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.61% 39.63% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 387 419
Average daily rate £360 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 56
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.34 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Southampton -11 1 £315 +3.27% 2
Fareham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (72.57%) Security Cleared
2 65 (57.52%) VBScript
3 63 (55.75%) Microsoft
4 62 (54.87%) Windows
5 48 (42.48%) DV Cleared
6 46 (40.71%) Active Directory
7 36 (31.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (30.97%) VMware
9 34 (30.09%) SC Cleared
10 33 (29.20%) HP
11 31 (27.43%) UNIX
11 31 (27.43%) MCITP
12 30 (26.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 28 (24.78%) HTML
14 27 (23.89%) Linux
14 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (23.89%) Cisco
14 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
15 26 (23.01%) Firewall
16 24 (21.24%) ITIL
17 23 (20.35%) IIS
17 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
17 23 (20.35%) X.400
17 23 (20.35%) X.500
18 22 (19.47%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (19.47%) ISTQB
19 21 (18.58%) XML
20 20 (17.70%) Integration Testing
21 19 (16.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (23.01%) MS Exchange
2 23 (20.35%) IIS
3 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.50%) Lync
5 11 (9.73%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.42%) Documentum
8 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.01%) Firewall
2 23 (20.35%) X.400
2 23 (20.35%) X.500
3 19 (16.81%) SAN
4 14 (12.39%) SMTP
5 11 (9.73%) Internet
6 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
6 9 (7.96%) FTP
6 9 (7.96%) HTTP
7 6 (5.31%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.42%) SSL
8 5 (4.42%) LAN
8 5 (4.42%) WAN
8 5 (4.42%) NAS
9 3 (2.65%) IPsec
9 3 (2.65%) VPN
9 3 (2.65%) DNS
9 3 (2.65%) LDAP
9 3 (2.65%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (2.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) EDRMS
1 6 (5.31%) EDMS
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MSI
2 3 (2.65%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.77%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.88%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (15.04%) Military
2 3 (2.65%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (15.93%) Consultant
2 11 (9.73%) Design Engineer
3 10 (8.85%) Integration Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Test Specialist
4 9 (7.96%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Build Engineer
6 6 (5.31%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (5.31%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (3.54%) Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (2.65%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (2.65%) Project Leader
8 3 (2.65%) Tester
8 3 (2.65%) Architect
8 3 (2.65%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Test Project Leader
9 2 (1.77%) Designer
9 2 (1.77%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.78%) HTML
2 21 (18.58%) XML
3 19 (16.81%) .NET
4 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET
4 18 (15.93%) JSP
5 4 (3.54%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.65%) Software Packaging
7 2 (1.77%) Web Services
8 1 (0.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.96%) PKI
3 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.65%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.77%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.88%) Firmware
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (54.87%) Windows
2 31 (27.43%) UNIX
3 27 (23.89%) Linux
3 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.42%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) ITIL
2 20 (17.70%) Integration Testing
3 16 (14.16%) Test Scripting
4 13 (11.50%) Unit Testing
5 12 (10.62%) Security Testing
5 12 (10.62%) Migration
6 10 (8.85%) Validation
7 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
7 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.96%) High Availability
8 6 (5.31%) Release Management
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.54%) Project Management
9 4 (3.54%) Change Management
9 4 (3.54%) Workflow
10 3 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.65%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (2.65%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.65%) DevOps
10 3 (2.65%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.52%) VBScript
2 19 (16.81%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.16%) VB
4 13 (11.50%) SQL
5 4 (3.54%) C#
6 3 (2.65%) Python
7 2 (1.77%) Ruby
7 2 (1.77%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 82 (72.57%) Security Cleared
2 48 (42.48%) DV Cleared
3 36 (31.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (30.09%) SC Cleared
5 31 (27.43%) MCITP
6 22 (19.47%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (19.47%) ISTQB
7 19 (16.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (7.96%) MCSA
9 8 (7.08%) MCSE
10 5 (4.42%) Degree
11 3 (2.65%) ISEB
12 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.77%) CCNA
13 1 (0.88%) MCP
13 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.88%) MCTS
13 1 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (40.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.93%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.85%) XenApp
3 10 (8.85%) vSphere
4 6 (5.31%) XenServer
5 4 (3.54%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.65%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.77%) vCloud
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (26.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (6.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (4.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.54%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.65%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.65%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.65%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.65%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.65%) SCCM
5 3 (2.65%) SCOM
6 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.77%) MIIS
7 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 63 (55.75%) Microsoft
2 35 (30.97%) VMware
3 33 (29.20%) HP
4 27 (23.89%) Cisco
5 18 (15.93%) Clearswift
6 16 (14.16%) Oracle
7 10 (8.85%) Citrix
8 7 (6.19%) NetApp
9 5 (4.42%) CA
9 5 (4.42%) Avaya
9 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.42%) SAP
9 5 (4.42%) Lumension
10 4 (3.54%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.65%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.65%) Websense
11 3 (2.65%) Juniper
11 3 (2.65%) Nokia
11 3 (2.65%) EMC
11 3 (2.65%) ArcSight
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