Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 172 135 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.91% 3.49% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.03% 10.70% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 130 98
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £343 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.08% +0.96% -2.86%
10th Percentile £254 £300 £260
90th Percentile £515 £475 £441
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.14 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.93% +182.05% -51.25%
10th Percentile £17.19 £52.50 £14.83
90th Percentile £24.42 £57.50 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £43.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -46.80% +128.95% -59.36%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1073 1262 1616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.63% 32.67% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 770 997
Hampshire median daily rate £398 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £487
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 79 88
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.03
90th Percentile £50.68 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Hampshire

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +26 39 £313 - 2
Hook -3 23 £462 +35.88%
Winchester +25 21 £380 -15.56% 1
Basingstoke -11 21 £432 +35.37% 3
Portsmouth -2 11 £375 -6.25%
Fareham +3 4 £405 +21.80% 1
Andover +12 2 £475 +9.83%
Farnborough +6 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £313 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 101 (58.72%) Windows
2 90 (52.33%) Microsoft
3 80 (46.51%) VMware
4 57 (33.14%) Security Cleared
5 55 (31.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (31.98%) Windows Server
6 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
7 43 (25.00%) Firewall
7 43 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (22.67%) Hyper-V
9 38 (22.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (21.51%) Citrix
11 36 (20.93%) XenDesktop
11 36 (20.93%) NetScaler
12 35 (20.35%) Skype for Business
13 34 (19.77%) XenServer
14 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (19.19%) Office 365
14 33 (19.19%) TOGAF
15 30 (17.44%) SC Cleared
15 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
16 27 (15.70%) Python
16 27 (15.70%) PaaS
17 25 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (14.53%) MSI
18 24 (13.95%) Lumension
18 24 (13.95%) DV Cleared
19 23 (13.37%) McAfee
20 22 (12.79%) Visual Studio Team System
20 22 (12.79%) SCCM

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 35 (20.35%) Skype for Business
2 14 (8.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.33%) Documentum
4 3 (1.74%) IIS
4 3 (1.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.58%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.58%) JBoss
5 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (19.19%) Office 365
2 27 (15.70%) PaaS
3 21 (12.21%) IaaS
4 8 (4.65%) OneDrive
5 5 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (25.00%) Firewall
2 36 (20.93%) NetScaler
3 10 (5.81%) DNS
4 9 (5.23%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.49%) SAN
6 5 (2.91%) VSAN
7 4 (2.33%) LAN
7 4 (2.33%) WAN
8 3 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.74%) DHCP
8 3 (1.74%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.74%) LDAP
9 1 (0.58%) DMZ
9 1 (0.58%) Extranet
9 1 (0.58%) Intranet
9 1 (0.58%) Skype
9 1 (0.58%) SSL
9 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) GIS
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (14.53%) MSI
2 22 (12.79%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.23%) AdminStudio
5 5 (2.91%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.33%) Moq
6 4 (2.33%) MSTest
6 4 (2.33%) Selenium
6 4 (2.33%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.33%) webpack
7 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.58%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 5 (2.91%) Finance
2 2 (1.16%) Publishing
2 2 (1.16%) Retail
3 1 (0.58%) Advertising
3 1 (0.58%) Electronics
3 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.58%) Marketing
3 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (15.70%) Designer
1 27 (15.70%) Solutions Designer
2 25 (14.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (11.05%) Azure Engineer
4 17 (9.88%) Administrator
5 16 (9.30%) Analyst
5 16 (9.30%) Architect
5 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Engineer
6 11 (6.40%) Consultant
7 10 (5.81%) Developer
7 10 (5.81%) SharePoint Administrator
8 9 (5.23%) Citrix Designer
9 8 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.07%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (2.91%) Applications Packager
11 5 (2.91%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.91%) VMware Architect
11 5 (2.91%) Windows Specialist
12 4 (2.33%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.07%) XML
2 6 (3.49%) Web Services
3 5 (2.91%) .NET
3 5 (2.91%) Ajax
3 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.91%) REST
4 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.33%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (2.33%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.33%) OAuth2
4 4 (2.33%) OpenID
4 4 (2.33%) React
4 4 (2.33%) Redux
4 4 (2.33%) Swagger
4 4 (2.33%) WCF
4 4 (2.33%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.74%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.91%) Minimum Viable Product
3 4 (2.33%) Replication
3 4 (2.33%) User Experience
4 2 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.58%) PKI
5 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (58.72%) Windows
2 55 (31.98%) Windows Server
2 55 (31.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (12.21%) Windows 10
5 18 (10.47%) Windows Vista
6 16 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.07%) Unix
8 4 (2.33%) AIX
9 3 (1.74%) Linux
10 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.19%) TOGAF
2 21 (12.21%) Migration
3 19 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.56%) Release Management
4 13 (7.56%) Test Automation
5 10 (5.81%) DevOps
6 9 (5.23%) Compatibility Testing
6 9 (5.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (5.23%) Validation
7 8 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.65%) ETL
8 7 (4.07%) Application Packaging
8 7 (4.07%) Information Security
8 7 (4.07%) ITIL
8 7 (4.07%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.07%) Test Scripting
9 6 (3.49%) Integration Testing
10 5 (2.91%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.91%) Data Protection
10 5 (2.91%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.70%) Python
2 20 (11.63%) SQL
3 14 (8.14%) VBScript
4 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.23%) C#
4 9 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.33%) ES6
5 4 (2.33%) F#
5 4 (2.33%) Java
5 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.33%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.74%) Perl
6 3 (1.74%) Ruby
7 1 (0.58%) Groovy
7 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (33.14%) Security Cleared
2 30 (17.44%) SC Cleared
3 24 (13.95%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
2 43 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 39 (22.67%) Hyper-V
4 38 (22.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (20.93%) XenDesktop
6 34 (19.77%) XenServer
7 17 (9.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (8.72%) vSphere
9 8 (4.65%) XenApp
10 4 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) SCCM
2 19 (11.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.91%) WSUS
4 4 (2.33%) Ansible
4 4 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.33%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (1.16%) PowerCLI
6 2 (1.16%) SCOM
6 2 (1.16%) vRealize
7 1 (0.58%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 90 (52.33%) Microsoft
2 80 (46.51%) VMware
3 37 (21.51%) Citrix
4 24 (13.95%) Lumension
5 23 (13.37%) McAfee
6 20 (11.63%) HP
7 16 (9.30%) Oracle
8 8 (4.65%) Cisco
9 4 (2.33%) Altiris
9 4 (2.33%) ESRI
9 4 (2.33%) Sophos
9 4 (2.33%) Tableau
9 4 (2.33%) Veeam
10 3 (1.74%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.74%) AppSense
10 3 (1.74%) Borland
10 3 (1.74%) CyberArk
10 3 (1.74%) Lieberman
10 3 (1.74%) NetApp
10 3 (1.74%) Thycotic