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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 39 35 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 94 105 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.36% 4.69% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.86% 13.93% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 27
Average daily rate £368 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £32.24
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.44%
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
678 754 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.45% 33.68% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 426 447
Average daily rate £360 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 41
Average hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% -6.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £32.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 34 £344 -14.00%
Southampton -5 11 £390 -2.50% 4
Basingstoke -7 8 £425 +30.76% 1
Gosport -6 7 £405 -
Winchester - 4 £300 -
Portsmouth +2 2 £419 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 102 (68.00%) Windows
2 92 (61.33%) Microsoft
3 84 (56.00%) Security Cleared
4 78 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 66 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (40.67%) SC Cleared
7 60 (40.00%) SQL
8 59 (39.33%) VBScript
8 59 (39.33%) SQL Server
9 54 (36.00%) VMware
10 52 (34.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 50 (33.33%) Windows Server
12 39 (26.00%) .NET
13 38 (25.33%) Citrix
14 36 (24.00%) HP
14 36 (24.00%) SharePoint
15 34 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (22.00%) Configuration Management
17 29 (19.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (19.33%) Cisco
17 29 (19.33%) Linux
17 29 (19.33%) XenApp
18 28 (18.67%) SCCM
18 28 (18.67%) MS Excel
19 27 (18.00%) C#
20 24 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (15.33%) Unix
21 23 (15.33%) XenServer
22 22 (14.67%) Visual Studio
22 22 (14.67%) Oracle

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 36 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (13.33%) IIS
3 11 (7.33%) Skype for Business
4 9 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.67%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) IaaS
1 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.33%) Office 365
2 4 (2.67%) PaaS
3 2 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.33%) Heroku
3 2 (1.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.67%) DNS
2 17 (11.33%) DHCP
3 13 (8.67%) SAN
4 10 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 8 (5.33%) Firewall
6 5 (3.33%) WAN
7 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.00%) LAN
9 2 (1.33%) VPN
10 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.67%) Internet
10 1 (0.67%) IPsec
10 1 (0.67%) Network Security
10 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.67%) Skype
10 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.33%) Big Data
9 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.67%) MySQL
10 1 (0.67%) OLTP
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.33%) Vagrant
5 5 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (3.33%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.33%) MSI
5 5 (3.33%) Selenium
5 5 (3.33%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.67%) StarTeam
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.33%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.67%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (5.33%) Military
2 2 (1.33%) Finance
3 1 (0.67%) Advertising
3 1 (0.67%) Electronics
3 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.67%) Marketing
3 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (11.33%) Developer
2 15 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 10 (6.67%) Administrator
3 10 (6.67%) Consultant
3 10 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (6.67%) SharePoint Engineer
3 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (5.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (4.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (4.67%) Network Engineer
5 7 (4.67%) Test Specialist
6 6 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.00%) Citrix Support
6 6 (4.00%) DBA
6 6 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 6 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.00%) .NET
2 16 (10.67%) HTML
3 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (5.33%) jQuery
6 5 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.33%) Ajax
6 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.33%) Breeze.js
6 5 (3.33%) Durandal
6 5 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 5 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (3.33%) OAuth2
6 5 (3.33%) OpenID
6 5 (3.33%) React
6 5 (3.33%) SAML
6 5 (3.33%) Web Services
6 5 (3.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 5 (3.33%) XML
7 4 (2.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.33%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.67%) PKI
5 3 (2.00%) Clustering
5 3 (2.00%) Replication
6 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.33%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.67%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 102 (68.00%) Windows
2 66 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (34.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 29 (19.33%) Linux
5 29 (19.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (15.33%) Unix
7 18 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (8.00%) Mac OS X
10 8 (5.33%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (4.67%) Windows 10
12 5 (3.33%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.33%) VMS
14 1 (0.67%) AIX
14 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.00%) Configuration Management
2 21 (14.00%) ITIL
3 19 (12.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (12.00%) Change Management
5 16 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (9.33%) Migration
7 13 (8.67%) DevOps
8 11 (7.33%) Security Testing
9 10 (6.67%) Test Scripting
10 9 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.00%) Validation
11 8 (5.33%) Scrum
12 7 (4.67%) Defect Management
12 7 (4.67%) Network Management
13 6 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (4.00%) CRM
13 6 (4.00%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.00%) Web Development
14 5 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (3.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.00%) SQL
2 59 (39.33%) VBScript
3 27 (18.00%) C#
4 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.33%) VB
5 15 (10.00%) Python
5 15 (10.00%) Ruby
6 10 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.00%) Perl
8 8 (5.33%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.67%) C
9 7 (4.67%) Tcl
10 5 (3.33%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.33%) PHP
14 1 (0.67%) C++
14 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 84 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 61 (40.67%) SC Cleared
3 24 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (14.00%) DV Cleared
5 17 (11.33%) MCITP
6 12 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (8.00%) ISTQB
7 11 (7.33%) Degree
7 11 (7.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 11 (7.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (6.67%) ISEB
9 7 (4.67%) MCSE
10 5 (3.33%) MCSA
11 4 (2.67%) MCTS
12 3 (2.00%) MCAD
12 3 (2.00%) MCSD
13 2 (1.33%) CCNA
13 2 (1.33%) CCNP
13 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 78 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (19.33%) XenApp
4 23 (15.33%) XenServer
5 22 (14.67%) Hyper-V
6 21 (14.00%) vSphere
7 15 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 12 (8.00%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.33%) Firmware
13 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (18.67%) SCCM
2 12 (8.00%) Puppet
2 12 (8.00%) SCOM
3 10 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (6.67%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.67%) Netcool
4 7 (4.67%) SCDPM
4 7 (4.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (4.67%) Tivoli
5 6 (4.00%) SCSM
6 4 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.67%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.67%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 92 (61.33%) Microsoft
2 54 (36.00%) VMware
3 38 (25.33%) Citrix
4 36 (24.00%) HP
5 29 (19.33%) Cisco
6 22 (14.67%) Oracle
7 15 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.33%) IBM
9 7 (4.67%) Blue Coat
9 7 (4.67%) Intel Security
9 7 (4.67%) Lumension
9 7 (4.67%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.67%) Splunk
10 6 (4.00%) Aruba
10 6 (4.00%) Riverbed
10 6 (4.00%) Serena
11 5 (3.33%) Borland
11 5 (3.33%) Symantec
12 4 (2.67%) Juniper
13 3 (2.00%) EMC
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