The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 25 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 27 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.59% 1.98% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.77% 5.43% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £280 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% +15.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
161 129 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.27% 36.44% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 98 50
Average daily rate £375 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 39 (79.59%) Linux
2 38 (77.55%) UNIX
3 35 (71.43%) Windows
4 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (59.18%) Ruby
6 28 (57.14%) Python
6 28 (57.14%) Configuration Management
7 26 (53.06%) Puppet
8 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
8 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (48.98%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (46.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (46.94%) Mac OS X
9 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
10 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
11 17 (34.69%) Ruby on Rails
12 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
13 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
13 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
14 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
14 13 (26.53%) Heroku
14 13 (26.53%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (24.49%) HTML
15 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
15 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (22.45%) .NET
16 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
16 11 (22.45%) Cisco
17 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (48.98%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.53%) Heroku
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Intranet
3 2 (4.08%) Extranet
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
2 23 (46.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.04%) MSI
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Test Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Database Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (24.49%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) .NET
3 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
4 9 (18.37%) JSP
5 2 (4.08%) XHTML
5 2 (4.08%) HTML5
5 2 (4.08%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (2.04%) YAML
6 1 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) GIS
3 1 (2.04%) PKI
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Linux
2 38 (77.55%) UNIX
3 35 (71.43%) Windows
4 23 (46.94%) Mac OS X
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.08%) Android
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (26.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (18.37%) Knowledge Management
5 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
6 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
8 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
8 2 (4.08%) Content Management
9 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.04%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) CMMI
9 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
9 1 (2.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Ruby
2 28 (57.14%) Python
3 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
4 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) Go
6 3 (6.12%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (18.37%) ISEB
4 9 (18.37%) MCITP
4 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
4 9 (18.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 8 (16.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (53.06%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.08%) WMI
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) Cisco
3 9 (18.37%) HP
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Telerik
5 2 (4.08%) Lumension
5 2 (4.08%) Nintex
5 2 (4.08%) Apple
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