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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 32 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.08% 1.89% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 5.75% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate £313 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.24 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.81%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
141 87 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 36.72% 32.95% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 52 32
Average daily rate £315 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
PowerShell
Hampshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) IPv4
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) Sophos
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum
1 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
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