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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 25 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.35% 6.70% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.49% 13.16% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Average daily rate £418 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 190 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 28.06% 50.94% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 105 79
Average daily rate £388 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 16
Average hourly rate £32.75 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £9.70 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 11 February 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Unix
3 14 (58.33%) Python
3 14 (58.33%) Mac OS X
3 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
3 14 (58.33%) Ruby
3 14 (58.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 14 (58.33%) Puppet
3 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (58.33%) Vagrant
4 9 (37.50%) DevOps
4 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) Serena
5 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
6 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 14 (58.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Build Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Deployment Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Security Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Unix
3 14 (58.33%) Mac OS X
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (37.50%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Python
1 14 (58.33%) Ruby
1 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
2 3 (12.50%) XenServer
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Serena
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (4.17%) Varonis
6 1 (4.17%) Wyse
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago