The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 42 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.57% 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 2.08% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£290 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 96 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 36.93% 30.87% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 50 45
Average daily rate £350 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.63 £12.45 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Sophos
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Korn
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
1 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Korn
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Sophos
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle