Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 35 59
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24 +1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 170 173 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.43% 4.87% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.54% 16.08% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 107 116
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +16.53% +1.70%
10th Percentile £338 £253 £300
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.50 £23.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.59% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £23.14 £42.00
% change year-on-year +82.65% -44.90% +121.05%

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 1,613 1,076 1,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 42.04% 30.31% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,085 634 717
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £263
90th Percentile £563 £523 £513
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 50 70
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.06 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.66% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25.74 £19.34 £30.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.08 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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

PowerShell
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 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Hampshire

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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 17 December 2018. 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
Winchester +3 33 £420 +5.00% 3
Basingstoke -5 23 £413 -4.40% 2
Havant +8 17 £413 -
Portsmouth -14 17 £338 -10.00% 2
Southampton -37 15 £388 +24.00% 5
Farnborough -2 12 £450 - 5
Fareham 0 11 £525 +10.53% 2
Hook -3 10 £400 -14.89%
Andover -4 4 £408 -14.21%
Fleet - 2 £363 -
Aldershot - 1 £413 - 2
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 99 (58.24%) Windows
2 89 (52.35%) Microsoft
3 78 (45.88%) Active Directory
4 56 (32.94%) SCCM
5 55 (32.35%) Windows Server
6 53 (31.18%) DNS
7 51 (30.00%) VMware
8 49 (28.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 44 (25.88%) Office 365
10 43 (25.29%) SharePoint
11 41 (24.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 37 (21.76%) Firewall
12 37 (21.76%) Security Cleared
13 35 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (20.59%) Hyper-V
14 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (17.65%) Migration
15 30 (17.65%) DHCP
16 29 (17.06%) VMware ESXi
16 29 (17.06%) High Availability
16 29 (17.06%) Windows 10
17 28 (16.47%) ITIL
18 27 (15.88%) Clustering
19 26 (15.29%) SC Cleared
20 25 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
20 25 (14.71%) XenDesktop
21 24 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (14.12%) SAN
22 23 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
22 23 (13.53%) Citrix

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 43 (25.29%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.82%) IIS
2 15 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 10 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.12%) Apache
4 7 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.76%) Confluence
7 2 (1.18%) GemFire
7 2 (1.18%) nginx
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (28.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (25.88%) Office 365
3 22 (12.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (5.88%) Yammer
6 3 (1.76%) SaaS
7 2 (1.18%) GitHub
7 2 (1.18%) npm
7 2 (1.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.59%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.59%) IaaS
8 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 53 (31.18%) DNS
2 37 (21.76%) Firewall
3 30 (17.65%) DHCP
4 24 (14.12%) SAN
5 19 (11.18%) NetScaler
6 16 (9.41%) VLAN
7 15 (8.82%) Skype
8 13 (7.65%) iSCSI
9 12 (7.06%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (4.71%) SNMP
11 7 (4.12%) Internet
11 7 (4.12%) SSL
12 6 (3.53%) Kerberos
12 6 (3.53%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.94%) BIG-IP
14 4 (2.35%) SMTP
15 3 (1.76%) Network Security
15 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
16 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
16 2 (1.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.76%) MySQL
3 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.76%) Power BI
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.18%) DB2
4 2 (1.18%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) Big Data
5 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.59%) Redis
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.24%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.71%) MSI
4 8 (4.71%) Selenium
4 8 (4.71%) Vagrant
5 6 (3.53%) Fiddler
5 6 (3.53%) JMeter
5 6 (3.53%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.94%) MSTest
6 5 (2.94%) NUnit
6 5 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.76%) JIRA
8 2 (1.18%) AdminStudio
8 2 (1.18%) Ant
8 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.18%) Maven
8 2 (1.18%) Toad
General
1 7 (4.12%) Publishing
2 6 (3.53%) Finance
3 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.76%) Retail
4 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (15.88%) Developer
3 19 (11.18%) SharePoint Developer
4 17 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 13 (7.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.29%) Administrator
9 8 (4.71%) Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) SharePoint Administrator
9 8 (4.71%) Windows Specialist
10 7 (4.12%) Applications Packager
10 7 (4.12%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Consultant
10 7 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Architect
11 6 (3.53%) Test Analyst
12 5 (2.94%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.94%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.94%) HTML
1 22 (12.94%) jQuery
2 11 (6.47%) .NET
2 11 (6.47%) JSON
3 9 (5.29%) XML
4 6 (3.53%) REST
4 6 (3.53%) Web Services
5 5 (2.94%) CSS
5 5 (2.94%) React
6 4 (2.35%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.35%) WCF
7 3 (1.76%) Ajax
7 3 (1.76%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.76%) XSLT
8 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.18%) LDAP
9 1 (0.59%) Node.js
9 1 (0.59%) SAML
9 1 (0.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.88%) Clustering
2 16 (9.41%) Fat Client
2 16 (9.41%) Thin Client
3 15 (8.82%) PKI
4 13 (7.65%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.94%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.18%) CMDB
9 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.18%) NHS
9 2 (1.18%) Replication
10 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.59%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.59%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 99 (58.24%) Windows
2 55 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (17.06%) Windows 10
5 22 (12.94%) Linux
6 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 13 (7.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.29%) CentOS
10 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.35%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.76%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.18%) AIX
13 2 (1.18%) Unix
13 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (17.65%) Migration
3 29 (17.06%) High Availability
4 28 (16.47%) ITIL
5 24 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (11.76%) Application Packaging
7 18 (10.59%) DevOps
8 17 (10.00%) Server Building
9 13 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (7.65%) Security Hardening
9 13 (7.65%) Storage Management
10 12 (7.06%) Collaborative Working
10 12 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.47%) Business Transformation
12 10 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.88%) Validation
13 8 (4.71%) Analytics
13 8 (4.71%) Data Loss Prevention
13 8 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.76%) C#
2 18 (10.59%) Bash Shell
3 13 (7.65%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.88%) Python
5 8 (4.71%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.71%) SQL
6 6 (3.53%) C
6 6 (3.53%) VB
6 6 (3.53%) VBScript
7 5 (2.94%) Java
8 3 (1.76%) Ruby
9 2 (1.18%) Groovy
9 2 (1.18%) Perl
10 1 (0.59%) Korn
10 1 (0.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (21.76%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.47%) CCA
3 11 (6.47%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.53%) MCSE
6 4 (2.35%) Degree
7 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.18%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.18%) MCSA
8 2 (1.18%) VCAP
9 1 (0.59%) CCNA
9 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.59%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.59%) MCP
9 1 (0.59%) MCTS
9 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.59%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.47%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (45.88%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 35 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.06%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 25 (14.71%) XenDesktop
5 18 (10.59%) XenApp
6 15 (8.82%) XenServer
7 13 (7.65%) DFS Replication
8 10 (5.88%) vSphere
9 6 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (2.94%) Docker
11 4 (2.35%) Dovecot
11 4 (2.35%) Postfix
12 3 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
13 2 (1.18%) Xen
14 1 (0.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (32.94%) SCCM
2 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (12.35%) SCOM
4 13 (7.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 13 (7.65%) SCVMM
5 10 (5.88%) Packer
5 10 (5.88%) Puppet
6 9 (5.29%) PowerCLI
7 8 (4.71%) Ansible
7 8 (4.71%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (4.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (3.53%) vCenter Server
10 5 (2.94%) HAProxy
10 5 (2.94%) SCOrch
11 4 (2.35%) Kubernetes
11 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (1.76%) SCSM
12 3 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 89 (52.35%) Microsoft
2 51 (30.00%) VMware
3 23 (13.53%) Citrix
4 20 (11.76%) Dell
5 12 (7.06%) HP
6 11 (6.47%) Juniper
6 11 (6.47%) Remedy
6 11 (6.47%) SolarWinds
7 9 (5.29%) Cisco
8 7 (4.12%) F5
8 7 (4.12%) McAfee
8 7 (4.12%) Oracle
8 7 (4.12%) ServiceNow
9 6 (3.53%) Dell Compellent
9 6 (3.53%) EMC
9 6 (3.53%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.53%) Trend Micro
10 5 (2.94%) Veritas
11 4 (2.35%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.35%) Ivanti