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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 24 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.74% 1.54% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £295 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £382 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
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
34 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.00% 43.85% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 28
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £46.50 £39.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +31.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 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 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) XenApp
6 1 (8.33%) Replication
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos
6 1 (8.33%) Windows

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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec