The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 29 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 7 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.47% 5.68% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.21% 13.14% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 1
Median daily rate £350 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £382 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
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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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 137 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.86% 43.22% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 80 79
Median daily rate £425 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £405 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 6
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £27.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +34.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.77 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £48.23 £38.75
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 Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

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 10 December 2016.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 5 (31.25%) SCOM
5 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) Clustering
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
5 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
1 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
1 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
1 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) DatAdvantage
2 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Varonis
5 2 (12.50%) Wyse
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec