The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 26 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.23% 1.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.20% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
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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 Winchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 46.03% 32.76% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 8 13
Average daily rate £338 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £375 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Winchester region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Winchester region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) ComArch
3 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) IPv4
3 6 (75.00%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) SNMP
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Dependency Management
3 6 (75.00%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SNMP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) IPv4
1 6 (75.00%) IPv6
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (75.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (75.00%) Dependency Management
1 6 (75.00%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) ComArch
2 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix