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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 21 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.08% 7.42% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 20.00% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 7
Median daily rate £438 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.11% -11.86%
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
88 125 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.92% 37.09% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 95 86
Median daily rate £375 £373 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +18.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £437 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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

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 25 May 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 15 (71.43%) Puppet
2 15 (71.43%) Ruby
2 15 (71.43%) Python
3 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) Unix
4 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
5 12 (57.14%) Mac OS X
5 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 12 (57.14%) Vagrant
5 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 12 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 10 (47.62%) WebLogic
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
7 8 (38.10%) Scrum
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) Serena
9 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) IIS
11 4 (19.05%) VMware
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003

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 10 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
1 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 12 (57.14%) Vagrant
2 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix Support
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Unix
3 12 (57.14%) Mac OS X
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) VMS
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Budget Control
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
1 15 (71.43%) Ruby
2 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCSE
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
2 3 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
1 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Serena
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.76%) IronPort
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
Southampton, Hampshire
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