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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 37 62 96
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +34
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 100 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.47% 2.66% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.70% 6.95% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £185 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -17.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +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
730 777 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.62% 38.28% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 455 419
Average daily rate £363 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 65
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

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 4 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 May 2015. 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
Southampton +3 29 £400 +33.33% 7
Hook +9 19 £381 -10.29% 1
Farnborough - 6 £263 - 2
Basingstoke -6 5 £325 +75.67% 2
Havant - 2 £410 -
Portsmouth - 2 - - 1
Gosport +20 1 £405 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 118 (65.19%) Windows
2 114 (62.98%) Security Cleared
3 84 (46.41%) Microsoft
4 73 (40.33%) Linux
4 73 (40.33%) Active Directory
5 67 (37.02%) SC Cleared
6 63 (34.81%) UNIX
7 58 (32.04%) VMware
8 57 (31.49%) VBScript
9 56 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 55 (30.39%) HP
11 53 (29.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 51 (28.18%) HTML
12 51 (28.18%) DV Cleared
13 47 (25.97%) MCITP
14 44 (24.31%) Configuration Management
15 43 (23.76%) MS Excel
15 43 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 41 (22.65%) Ruby
16 41 (22.65%) Python
17 40 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (20.99%) Puppet
19 37 (20.44%) SQL
20 34 (18.78%) .NET
20 34 (18.78%) Shell Script
20 34 (18.78%) Jenkins
21 33 (18.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
21 33 (18.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 32 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (17.68%) Amazon AWS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 11 (6.08%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.31%) IIS
5 6 (3.31%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.31%) Lync
6 4 (2.21%) Confluence
7 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (23.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 32 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.60%) Heroku
3 9 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.66%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.02%) Firewall
2 12 (6.63%) X.400
2 12 (6.63%) X.500
3 10 (5.52%) SMTP
4 8 (4.42%) SAN
5 6 (3.31%) Internet
6 4 (2.21%) WAN
6 4 (2.21%) HTTP
6 4 (2.21%) LAN
6 4 (2.21%) DNS
7 3 (1.66%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.66%) Extranet
7 3 (1.66%) Intranet
7 3 (1.66%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.66%) SSL
7 3 (1.66%) FTP
7 3 (1.66%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.10%) SMS
9 1 (0.55%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.87%) MySQL
3 4 (2.21%) EDMS
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.55%) DB2
6 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (18.78%) Jenkins
2 33 (18.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 27 (14.92%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.29%) MSI
5 7 (3.87%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.76%) Wise Package Studio
7 5 (2.76%) StarTeam
8 4 (2.21%) JIRA
8 4 (2.21%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.10%) Bazaar
10 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.55%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.55%) Selenium
10 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.55%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (6.63%) Military
2 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.55%) Retail
3 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (20.99%) Developer
2 24 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (12.15%) Wintel Engineer
4 15 (8.29%) Build Engineer
5 13 (7.18%) Test Specialist
6 10 (5.52%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (3.87%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (3.31%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Exchange Engineer
9 6 (3.31%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (2.76%) Consultant
10 5 (2.76%) Architect
11 4 (2.21%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.21%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.21%) Test Engineer
11 4 (2.21%) Test Leader
12 3 (1.66%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (1.66%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.18%) HTML
2 34 (18.78%) .NET
3 26 (14.36%) ASP.NET
3 26 (14.36%) XML
4 25 (13.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 23 (12.71%) JSP
6 5 (2.76%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.21%) SOAP
7 4 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.66%) HTML5
8 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 3 (1.66%) jQuery
8 3 (1.66%) JSON
8 3 (1.66%) Ajax
8 3 (1.66%) CSS
8 3 (1.66%) XHTML
9 2 (1.10%) Software Packaging
9 2 (1.10%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.42%) Open Source
3 7 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.76%) PKI
5 3 (1.66%) User Experience
5 3 (1.66%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Replication
6 2 (1.10%) Clustering
6 2 (1.10%) Wiki
6 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) iSeries
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 118 (65.19%) Windows
2 73 (40.33%) Linux
3 63 (34.81%) UNIX
4 56 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (17.13%) Mac OS X
6 28 (15.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (11.60%) Windows 7
8 18 (9.94%) Windows Vista
8 18 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.97%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.76%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.21%) SUSE
11 4 (2.21%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.66%) Android
13 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.10%) HPUX
14 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.31%) Configuration Management
2 40 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.47%) ITIL
4 27 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (13.26%) High Availability
6 22 (12.15%) Security Testing
7 21 (11.60%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (11.05%) Migration
9 19 (10.50%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (7.73%) Test Scripting
11 12 (6.63%) Integration Testing
12 9 (4.97%) Boundary Protection
12 9 (4.97%) DevOps
12 9 (4.97%) Project Management
13 6 (3.31%) MVC
13 6 (3.31%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.31%) Unit Testing
14 5 (2.76%) Validation
14 5 (2.76%) Workflow
15 4 (2.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (31.49%) VBScript
2 41 (22.65%) Ruby
2 41 (22.65%) Python
3 37 (20.44%) SQL
4 34 (18.78%) Shell Script
5 32 (17.68%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.84%) Go
7 13 (7.18%) VB
8 9 (4.97%) Perl
9 8 (4.42%) C#
10 4 (2.21%) C
10 4 (2.21%) Java
11 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.10%) PHP
12 2 (1.10%) Korn
12 2 (1.10%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.55%) Groovy
13 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 114 (62.98%) Security Cleared
2 67 (37.02%) SC Cleared
3 53 (29.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (28.18%) DV Cleared
5 47 (25.97%) MCITP
6 26 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (13.26%) MCSA
8 23 (12.71%) ISTQB
9 22 (12.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 15 (8.29%) ISEB
11 13 (7.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (3.31%) Degree
13 5 (2.76%) CCNA
14 3 (1.66%) RHCSA
14 3 (1.66%) RHCA
14 3 (1.66%) RHCE
14 3 (1.66%) MCP
15 2 (1.10%) MCDBA
15 2 (1.10%) MCSE
15 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (40.33%) Active Directory
2 43 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.60%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.52%) Forefront TMG
4 10 (5.52%) vSphere
5 4 (2.21%) NFS
6 3 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.10%) XenApp
8 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (20.99%) Puppet
2 33 (18.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 20 (11.05%) SCCM
4 8 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (3.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (2.76%) SCOM
7 4 (2.21%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.21%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.66%) SCSM
9 2 (1.10%) ARCserve
9 2 (1.10%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.10%) WMI
9 2 (1.10%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.55%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.55%) AppManager
10 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (46.41%) Microsoft
2 58 (32.04%) VMware
3 55 (30.39%) HP
4 26 (14.36%) Oracle
4 26 (14.36%) Cisco
5 24 (13.26%) Lumension
6 20 (11.05%) McAfee
7 13 (7.18%) NetApp
8 11 (6.08%) Clearswift
9 8 (4.42%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.87%) Brocade
11 6 (3.31%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.21%) Sun
12 4 (2.21%) Borland
13 3 (1.66%) Nintex
13 3 (1.66%) F5
13 3 (1.66%) Telerik
13 3 (1.66%) Apple
14 2 (1.10%) Sybase
14 2 (1.10%) CA
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