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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South East / Hampshire
Rank 66 44 40
Rank change year-on-year -22 -4  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 50 97 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.69% 4.45% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.94% 13.20% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 69 41
Median daily rate £328 £418 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.55% +14.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -10.25% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.06% +172.22%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 630 735 828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.83% 33.73% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 494 429
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 41
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.65 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook -3 13 £325 -4.97% 2
Havant +1 6 £325 -26.13% 1
Portsmouth - 4 £344 -
Fareham - 3 £275 -
Winchester +6 2 £444 +47.91%
Basingstoke +3 2 - -
Southampton 0 2 £375 -10.17% 1
Farnborough - 2 £275 - 2
PowerShell
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 100 (81.30%) Windows
2 71 (57.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (56.91%) Windows Server
4 68 (55.28%) Security Cleared
5 66 (53.66%) VMware
6 65 (52.85%) Active Directory
7 60 (48.78%) Microsoft
8 49 (39.84%) SC Cleared
9 45 (36.59%) VBScript
10 39 (31.71%) Windows 7
11 36 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (25.20%) ITIL
12 31 (25.20%) Citrix
13 29 (23.58%) SQL Server
13 29 (23.58%) vSphere
13 29 (23.58%) Skype for Business
14 28 (22.76%) SCCM
15 27 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
16 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (20.33%) Firewall
17 24 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (18.70%) XML
19 22 (17.89%) SQL
20 21 (17.07%) XenServer
21 20 (16.26%) XenDesktop
22 18 (14.63%) MCITP
22 18 (14.63%) MCSA
23 17 (13.82%) Cisco
23 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange

PowerShell
Top Related 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 29 (23.58%) Skype for Business
2 17 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.44%) IBM Domino
4 3 (2.44%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Office 365
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.33%) Firewall
2 17 (13.82%) Skype
3 15 (12.20%) SAN
3 15 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.38%) NetScaler
5 13 (10.57%) VoIP
6 7 (5.69%) SNMP
6 7 (5.69%) SSL
7 4 (3.25%) DNS
8 3 (2.44%) LAN
8 3 (2.44%) WAN
9 2 (1.63%) HTTP
9 2 (1.63%) VPN
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.81%) DHCP
10 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.81%) LDAP
10 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.81%) Wireless
10 1 (0.81%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (8.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (8.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.50%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) MySQL
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MSI
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (8.13%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.25%) AdminStudio
6 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.25%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Electronics
2 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.44%) Marketing
2 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) Wintel Engineer
2 12 (9.76%) Developer
3 11 (8.94%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (8.13%) Designer
4 10 (8.13%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (7.32%) Server Engineer
5 9 (7.32%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (5.69%) Windows Specialist
8 6 (4.88%) Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Consultant
10 4 (3.25%) Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Applications Packager
10 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Wintel Specialist
11 3 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.70%) XML
2 15 (12.20%) CSS
3 14 (11.38%) HTML
4 11 (8.94%) jQuery
5 10 (8.13%) Ajax
6 3 (2.44%) .NET
6 3 (2.44%) SAML
7 2 (1.63%) REST
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.81%) OAuth
8 1 (0.81%) OpenID
8 1 (0.81%) WCF
8 1 (0.81%) Web Services
8 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) PKI
2 6 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.07%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.07%) Replication
3 5 (4.07%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.25%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
7 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 100 (81.30%) Windows
2 71 (57.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (56.91%) Windows Server
4 39 (31.71%) Windows 7
5 36 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.88%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.07%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.25%) Unix
10 2 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) ITIL
2 16 (13.01%) Customer Requirements
3 14 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.76%) Change Management
4 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (9.76%) Scrum
4 12 (9.76%) Software Deployment
4 12 (9.76%) TOGAF
4 12 (9.76%) Validation
5 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (8.94%) Migration
5 11 (8.94%) Service Design
6 10 (8.13%) Configuration Management
6 10 (8.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (6.50%) Test Scripting
7 8 (6.50%) Time Management
8 7 (5.69%) Integration Testing
8 7 (5.69%) Web Development
9 6 (4.88%) High Availability
10 5 (4.07%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.59%) VBScript
2 22 (17.89%) SQL
3 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
3 11 (8.94%) PL/SQL
3 11 (8.94%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.88%) VB
5 5 (4.07%) C#
6 2 (1.63%) Java
6 2 (1.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) C
7 1 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) Ruby
7 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (55.28%) Security Cleared
2 49 (39.84%) SC Cleared
3 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (14.63%) MCITP
4 18 (14.63%) MCSA
5 15 (12.20%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.07%) Degree
7 4 (3.25%) MCTS
8 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.63%) MCSE
8 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 65 (52.85%) Active Directory
2 36 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (23.58%) vSphere
4 27 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (17.07%) XenServer
6 20 (16.26%) XenDesktop
7 15 (12.20%) Hyper-V
8 13 (10.57%) VMware ESX
9 10 (8.13%) XenApp
10 8 (6.50%) Firmware
11 4 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.63%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.81%) Docker
13 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (22.76%) SCCM
2 15 (12.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.44%) Puppet
3 3 (2.44%) SCOM
3 3 (2.44%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.44%) WSUS
4 2 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.63%) PowerCLI
4 2 (1.63%) SCSM
5 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (53.66%) VMware
2 60 (48.78%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.20%) Citrix
4 17 (13.82%) Cisco
5 16 (13.01%) Oracle
6 14 (11.38%) NetApp
7 13 (10.57%) HP
8 11 (8.94%) Intel Security
9 5 (4.07%) Lumension
10 4 (3.25%) Altiris
11 3 (2.44%) Lotus
11 3 (2.44%) SAP
12 2 (1.63%) F5
12 2 (1.63%) Google
13 1 (0.81%) BMC
13 1 (0.81%) CA
13 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.81%) Palo Alto
13 1 (0.81%) Remedy
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