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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 66 81
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +15
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 101 43 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.70% 2.32% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.49% 6.30% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £211 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -4.27%
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
879 683 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.86% 36.82% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 381 256
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 49
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.50 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 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
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 27 February 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 +11 32 £375 +22.95% 8
Hook +10 19 £339 -5.24% 1
Basingstoke 0 11 £340 +51.11%
Farnborough - 4 £263 - 3
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Winchester - - - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 122 (71.76%) Security Cleared
2 114 (67.06%) Windows
3 84 (49.41%) Microsoft
4 76 (44.71%) Active Directory
5 68 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 62 (36.47%) VMware
7 60 (35.29%) SC Cleared
8 59 (34.71%) VBScript
9 57 (33.53%) Linux
10 49 (28.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 48 (28.24%) UNIX
12 47 (27.65%) HTML
13 46 (27.06%) HP
14 45 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (25.29%) MCITP
16 43 (25.29%) ITIL
16 43 (25.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 38 (22.35%) XML
18 35 (20.59%) SQL
19 33 (19.41%) Oracle
20 32 (18.82%) MS Excel
20 32 (18.82%) Configuration Management
21 31 (18.24%) Python
21 31 (18.24%) MCSA
22 30 (17.65%) Ruby
22 30 (17.65%) High Availability
23 29 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
23 29 (17.06%) Firewall
24 28 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (10.00%) IIS
2 13 (7.65%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.53%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.35%) Confluence
7 4 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.76%) Lync
9 2 (1.18%) MS Project Server
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.59%) Apache
10 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.12%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (8.82%) Heroku
4 7 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.06%) Firewall
2 18 (10.59%) SAN
3 17 (10.00%) X.400
3 17 (10.00%) X.500
4 14 (8.24%) SMTP
5 13 (7.65%) TCP/IP
6 11 (6.47%) DNS
7 9 (5.29%) FTP
7 9 (5.29%) HTTP
8 7 (4.12%) Internet
9 6 (3.53%) LDAP
10 5 (2.94%) LAN
10 5 (2.94%) SSL
10 5 (2.94%) WAN
10 5 (2.94%) BIG-IP
11 4 (2.35%) VLAN
12 3 (1.76%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.76%) DHCP
13 2 (1.18%) SMS
13 2 (1.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.29%) EDRMS
3 4 (2.35%) MySQL
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.18%) EDMS
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 23 (13.53%) Jenkins
2 19 (11.18%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.41%) MSI
4 9 (5.29%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.35%) Gerrit
6 4 (2.35%) StarTeam
6 4 (2.35%) JIRA
7 3 (1.76%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 15 (8.82%) Military
2 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (17.06%) Developer
2 25 (14.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 22 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (9.41%) Build Engineer
5 13 (7.65%) Integration Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) Test Specialist
7 10 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) Consultant
8 8 (4.71%) Storage Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Security Specialist
10 5 (2.94%) Architect
10 5 (2.94%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.35%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (2.35%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.35%) .NET Developer
12 3 (1.76%) Test Engineer
12 3 (1.76%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (1.76%) Exchange Engineer
12 3 (1.76%) Messaging Consultant
13 2 (1.18%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.65%) HTML
2 38 (22.35%) XML
3 25 (14.71%) .NET
4 18 (10.59%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (8.82%) JSP
7 5 (2.94%) Ajax
8 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.35%) SOAP
9 3 (1.76%) JSON
9 3 (1.76%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.76%) Software Packaging
9 3 (1.76%) WCF
10 2 (1.18%) jQuery
10 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (1.18%) HTML5
10 2 (1.18%) Web Services
10 2 (1.18%) XHTML
10 2 (1.18%) CSS
11 1 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.82%) PKI
3 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.53%) Open Source
4 5 (2.94%) Replication
5 4 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.18%) User Experience
7 2 (1.18%) Wiki
8 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 114 (67.06%) Windows
2 57 (33.53%) Linux
3 48 (28.24%) UNIX
4 45 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (13.53%) Mac OS X
7 17 (10.00%) Windows Vista
8 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (7.06%) Windows 7
10 9 (5.29%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.94%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.35%) SUSE
12 4 (2.35%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.35%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.18%) HPUX
13 2 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.29%) ITIL
2 32 (18.82%) Configuration Management
3 30 (17.65%) High Availability
4 29 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 18 (10.59%) Integration Testing
7 17 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.41%) Migration
9 14 (8.24%) Security Testing
9 14 (8.24%) Boundary Protection
10 12 (7.06%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (4.71%) Workflow
12 7 (4.12%) Validation
12 7 (4.12%) Project Management
12 7 (4.12%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.12%) Release Management
13 6 (3.53%) MVC
13 6 (3.53%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.94%) Coaching
15 4 (2.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.71%) VBScript
2 35 (20.59%) SQL
3 31 (18.24%) Python
4 30 (17.65%) Ruby
5 26 (15.29%) Shell Script
6 22 (12.94%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.06%) VB
8 8 (4.71%) C#
9 5 (2.94%) Perl
10 4 (2.35%) C
11 2 (1.18%) Korn
11 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.59%) Java
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
12 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (71.76%) Security Cleared
2 68 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 60 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 49 (28.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (25.29%) MCITP
6 31 (18.24%) MCSA
7 17 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (8.82%) ISTQB
8 15 (8.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (4.71%) ISEB
9 8 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (3.53%) VCP4
11 5 (2.94%) Degree
12 4 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.76%) RHCE
13 3 (1.76%) RHCA
13 3 (1.76%) CCNA
13 3 (1.76%) RHCSA
14 2 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (44.71%) Active Directory
2 44 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.41%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (8.82%) vSphere
5 12 (7.06%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.35%) XenApp
6 4 (2.35%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.35%) NFS
6 4 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.59%) Samba
8 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 43 (25.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 28 (16.47%) Puppet
3 12 (7.06%) SCCM
4 7 (4.12%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.35%) Unicenter
6 4 (2.35%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.35%) HP SIM
6 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.18%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.18%) SCOM
7 2 (1.18%) MIIS
7 2 (1.18%) WSUS
7 2 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.59%) AppManager
8 1 (0.59%) Nagios
8 1 (0.59%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 84 (49.41%) Microsoft
2 62 (36.47%) VMware
3 46 (27.06%) HP
4 33 (19.41%) Oracle
5 27 (15.88%) Lumension
6 22 (12.94%) McAfee
7 17 (10.00%) NetApp
8 16 (9.41%) Clearswift
9 15 (8.82%) Cisco
10 8 (4.71%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.12%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.12%) Brocade
12 5 (2.94%) Sun
13 4 (2.35%) Citrix
13 4 (2.35%) CA
13 4 (2.35%) Borland
14 3 (1.76%) F5
15 2 (1.18%) Nintex
15 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
15 2 (1.18%) Telerik
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £346 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago