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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.91% 1.04% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +37.93%
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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
157 102 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 47.72% 35.42% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 69 29
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £186 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 10
Average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Heroku
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) IronPort
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) Websense
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
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