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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 28 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 19 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.26% 0.90% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.93% 2.52% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 1
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£381 £305 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -21.53%
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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
147 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.72% 35.63% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 80 47
Average daily rate £350 £330 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £441 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £29.58 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Linux
3 33 (64.71%) UNIX
4 26 (50.98%) Configuration Management
5 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
6 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (43.14%) Ruby
8 21 (41.18%) Python
9 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (37.25%) Puppet
10 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
11 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
12 16 (31.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (31.37%) SC Cleared
12 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
12 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
12 16 (31.37%) Mac OS X
13 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
13 14 (27.45%) HP
13 14 (27.45%) HTML
13 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
13 14 (27.45%) VMware
14 13 (25.49%) .NET
14 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
14 13 (25.49%) Cisco
15 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (13.73%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) DNS
1 5 (9.80%) SAN
1 5 (9.80%) FCoE
1 5 (9.80%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
2 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) Extranet
3 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (31.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.96%) MSI
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Test Specialist
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Database Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Installations Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (21.57%) JSP
4 2 (3.92%) XHTML
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) YAML
5 1 (1.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Linux
3 33 (64.71%) UNIX
4 16 (31.37%) Mac OS X
5 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.92%) Android
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Configuration Management
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Knowledge Management
3 11 (21.57%) Security Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 7 (13.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) DevOps
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
9 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Workflow
9 2 (3.92%) Content Management
9 2 (3.92%) Project Management
9 2 (3.92%) CMMI
10 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.96%) Change Management
10 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 1 (1.96%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Ruby
2 21 (41.18%) Python
3 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 6 (11.76%) VBScript
7 3 (5.88%) Go
8 2 (3.92%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 2 (3.92%) C#
8 2 (3.92%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (31.37%) SC Cleared
2 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (21.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 11 (21.57%) MCITP
4 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
4 11 (21.57%) ISEB
5 9 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (9.80%) VCP4
6 5 (9.80%) MCSE
6 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) CCNA
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 7 (13.73%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) XenServer
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Puppet
2 6 (11.76%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) SCOM
3 5 (9.80%) vMotion
4 2 (3.92%) WMI
4 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) HP
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.92%) Lumension
6 2 (3.92%) Nintex
6 2 (3.92%) Telerik
6 2 (3.92%) Apple
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