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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 65 89 64
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 50 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.39% 1.22% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.48% 3.21% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 10
Average daily rate £338 £348 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £292 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £29.75 - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.47 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.96% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
772 654 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.92% 37.94% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 391 306
Average daily rate £328 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 60 87
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £18.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +23 9 £185 - 1
Southampton -6 8 £313 +4.16% 7
Andover - 6 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 4
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 43 (59.72%) Windows
3 34 (47.22%) Security Cleared
4 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (34.72%) Active Directory
6 24 (33.33%) VMware
7 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (31.94%) SQL
8 21 (29.17%) ITIL
9 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 19 (26.39%) IIS
10 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
10 19 (26.39%) SCCM
11 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
11 17 (23.61%) Internet
12 16 (22.22%) .NET
12 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (20.83%) Linux
14 14 (19.44%) VBScript
14 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
14 14 (19.44%) HP
14 14 (19.44%) SCOM
15 13 (18.06%) Windows XP
16 12 (16.67%) UNIX
16 12 (16.67%) JSP
16 12 (16.67%) XML
16 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (15.28%) DV Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (26.39%) IIS
2 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (13.89%) IBM Notes
4 10 (13.89%) Lotus Domino
4 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
5 8 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (9.72%) MS Project Server
7 6 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.78%) Apache
9 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.78%) Documentum
10 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.39%) Lync
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Project
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) Internet
2 11 (15.28%) Firewall
2 11 (15.28%) HTTP
2 11 (15.28%) DNS
3 9 (12.50%) X.400
3 9 (12.50%) X.500
4 8 (11.11%) SAN
4 8 (11.11%) SMTP
5 7 (9.72%) FTP
6 6 (8.33%) LAN
7 4 (5.56%) LDAP
7 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.17%) SSL
9 2 (2.78%) IPv4
9 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.78%) SNMP
9 2 (2.78%) DHCP
9 2 (2.78%) SMS
9 2 (2.78%) WAN
9 2 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) Hudson
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) MSI
2 2 (2.78%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.39%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (12.50%) Military
2 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (9.72%) Design Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Developer
3 6 (8.33%) Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) Build Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.56%) Test Specialist
6 3 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) JSP
2 12 (16.67%) XML
3 10 (13.89%) HTML
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.39%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.72%) Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (59.72%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
5 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (20.83%) Linux
7 13 (18.06%) Windows XP
8 12 (16.67%) UNIX
9 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.78%) HPUX
10 2 (2.78%) Solaris
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Data Protection
3 8 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 8 (11.11%) Workflow
4 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.33%) Project Management
4 6 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 5 (6.94%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.94%) OOP
5 5 (6.94%) OO
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.56%) Release Management
6 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.17%) SOA
7 3 (4.17%) Information Security
8 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.78%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) SQL
2 14 (19.44%) VBScript
3 9 (12.50%) VB
4 8 (11.11%) C#
5 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.72%) Python
6 6 (8.33%) Perl
6 6 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) Korn
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.28%) DV Cleared
3 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.33%) MCSE
5 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.94%) MCITP
5 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) CCNA
7 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (34.72%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.89%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (12.50%) XenApp
5 9 (12.50%) vSphere
6 6 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (6.94%) vCloud
8 3 (4.17%) XenServer
9 2 (2.78%) Samba
9 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (26.39%) SCCM
2 14 (19.44%) SCOM
3 11 (15.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (13.89%) SCVMM
4 10 (13.89%) SCDPM
5 5 (6.94%) AppDNA
5 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (5.56%) WSUS
7 3 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.78%) MIIS
8 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (19.44%) HP
4 11 (15.28%) Citrix
5 10 (13.89%) Lotus
6 8 (11.11%) Clearswift
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco
8 5 (6.94%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.56%) Oracle
10 2 (2.78%) NetApp
10 2 (2.78%) IBM
10 2 (2.78%) Sun
10 2 (2.78%) Dell
10 2 (2.78%) EMC
10 2 (2.78%) LogLogic
10 2 (2.78%) McAfee
10 2 (2.78%) Sophos
11 1 (1.39%) Altiris
11 1 (1.39%) Lumension
11 1 (1.39%) DataCore
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