The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 22 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.45% - 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% - 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £24.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.47% -10.00%
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
51 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 36.96% 18.28% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 13
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £276 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Average hourly rate £40.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £30.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MCAD
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft