The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 21 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.01% 1.98% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £419 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -12.60%
PowerShell
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 42.86% 35.64% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 9
Median daily rate £375 £330 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 10
Median hourly rate £44.50 £39.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% +81.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £38.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £48.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Portsmouth region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Portsmouth region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) OSGi
3 2 (40.00%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Military
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) OSGi
2 2 (40.00%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Microservices
1 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCAD
3 1 (20.00%) MCSD
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP