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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 56 83 98
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +15
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 61 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.96% 1.37% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.76% 3.37% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 9
Average daily rate
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£349 £405 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% +18.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -14.28%
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
786 742 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.17% 40.72% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 426 404
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £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 38 57 60
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Hook +14 24 £363 -11.15% 1
Farnborough -7 2 £313 -6.71% 3
Southampton -11 2 £295 -3.27%
Basingstoke - 2 - - 2
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 74 (67.89%) Security Cleared
2 63 (57.80%) Windows
3 62 (56.88%) VBScript
4 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
5 42 (38.53%) DV Cleared
6 38 (34.86%) Active Directory
7 35 (32.11%) VMware
8 34 (31.19%) HP
9 33 (30.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (30.28%) UNIX
10 32 (29.36%) SC Cleared
11 30 (27.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (26.61%) Linux
12 29 (26.61%) Cisco
12 29 (26.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 28 (25.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (25.69%) MCITP
14 26 (23.85%) MS Exchange
15 25 (22.94%) HTML
15 25 (22.94%) ITIL
16 24 (22.02%) Firewall
17 22 (20.18%) Cisco Certification
17 22 (20.18%) ISTQB
18 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
18 21 (19.27%) X.400
18 21 (19.27%) X.500
19 19 (17.43%) JSP
19 19 (17.43%) JavaScript
19 19 (17.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
20 18 (16.51%) Integration Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.60%) IIS
3 16 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.93%) Lync
5 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.59%) Documentum
8 4 (3.67%) IBM Notes
8 4 (3.67%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) Firewall
2 21 (19.27%) X.400
2 21 (19.27%) X.500
3 18 (16.51%) SAN
4 14 (12.84%) Internet
5 12 (11.01%) SMTP
6 10 (9.17%) HTTP
7 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.34%) FTP
9 7 (6.42%) LAN
10 6 (5.50%) WAN
10 6 (5.50%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.59%) SSL
12 4 (3.67%) Network Security
13 3 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.75%) NAS
13 3 (2.75%) Reverse Proxy
13 3 (2.75%) IPsec
13 3 (2.75%) IPv4
13 3 (2.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.50%) EDMS
2 5 (4.59%) EDRMS
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MSI
2 2 (1.83%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.92%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 15 (13.76%) Military
2 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (14.68%) Consultant
2 12 (11.01%) Design Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.26%) Test Specialist
4 9 (8.26%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Build Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Test Project Leader
9 3 (2.75%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Tester
9 3 (2.75%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Project Leader
9 3 (2.75%) Migration Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) HTML
2 19 (17.43%) JSP
3 18 (16.51%) .NET
3 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET
4 17 (15.60%) XML
5 2 (1.83%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.92%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) PKI
2 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 63 (57.80%) Windows
2 33 (30.28%) UNIX
3 30 (27.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (26.61%) Linux
5 28 (25.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.94%) ITIL
2 18 (16.51%) Integration Testing
3 15 (13.76%) Test Scripting
4 12 (11.01%) Migration
4 12 (11.01%) Security Testing
5 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
6 9 (8.26%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.26%) Validation
7 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.50%) High Availability
8 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.50%) Release Management
9 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.67%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.67%) Project Management
10 4 (3.67%) Change Management
10 4 (3.67%) DevOps
11 3 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.75%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.88%) VBScript
2 19 (17.43%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.76%) VB
4 14 (12.84%) SQL
5 7 (6.42%) Python
6 5 (4.59%) Perl
6 5 (4.59%) Ruby
7 3 (2.75%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) Korn
8 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (67.89%) Security Cleared
2 42 (38.53%) DV Cleared
3 33 (30.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (29.36%) SC Cleared
5 28 (25.69%) MCITP
6 22 (20.18%) ISTQB
6 22 (20.18%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (17.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (7.34%) MCSE
9 6 (5.50%) MCSA
10 3 (2.75%) ISEB
10 3 (2.75%) Degree
11 2 (1.83%) CCNA
11 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.92%) MCTS
12 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.92%) MCP
12 1 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (34.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.68%) Forefront TMG
3 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.34%) XenApp
4 8 (7.34%) vSphere
5 6 (5.50%) XenServer
6 5 (4.59%) vCloud
7 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.67%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (26.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (6.42%) SCCM
2 7 (6.42%) SCOM
3 5 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (3.67%) SCDPM
4 4 (3.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.67%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.83%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.92%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.92%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.92%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.11%) VMware
3 34 (31.19%) HP
4 29 (26.61%) Cisco
5 16 (14.68%) Clearswift
6 14 (12.84%) Oracle
7 8 (7.34%) Citrix
8 6 (5.50%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.59%) Avaya
9 5 (4.59%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.59%) NetApp
10 4 (3.67%) Lotus
11 3 (2.75%) Nokia
11 3 (2.75%) Websense
11 3 (2.75%) Juniper
11 3 (2.75%) CA
11 3 (2.75%) SAP
11 3 (2.75%) EMC
11 3 (2.75%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.75%) Lumension
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £347 per day
Posted: 6 days ago