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 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 43 50
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 49 77 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.79% 3.92% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.12% 12.34% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 52
Median daily rate £390 £405 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +144.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +35.84%  

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 537 624 763
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.56% 31.79% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 390 487
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 34
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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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 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 +1 15 £341 +0.29%
Basingstoke -3 11 £447 +43.04% 1
Winchester +8 2 £403 -8.00% 1
Portsmouth -5 1 - - 1
Southampton -7 1 £400 -8.57%
Havant - 1 - -
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South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 64 (64.65%) VMware
3 54 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 51 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (50.51%) Microsoft
5 50 (50.51%) Windows Server
6 40 (40.40%) Active Directory
7 37 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (35.35%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (33.33%) Firewall
10 31 (31.31%) SC Cleared
11 29 (29.29%) Skype for Business
11 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (27.27%) Citrix
13 25 (25.25%) VBScript
14 23 (23.23%) Windows 7
15 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
16 20 (20.20%) ITIL
16 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (20.20%) XenServer
17 19 (19.19%) XenDesktop
17 19 (19.19%) Hyper-V
17 19 (19.19%) NetScaler
18 18 (18.18%) DV Cleared
18 18 (18.18%) TOGAF
19 17 (17.17%) XML
20 16 (16.16%) SAN
20 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (16.16%) HP
20 16 (16.16%) McAfee

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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 29 (29.29%) Skype for Business
2 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.05%) IIS
4 4 (4.04%) Documentum
4 4 (4.04%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.03%) IBM Domino
5 3 (3.03%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.12%) Office 365
2 8 (8.08%) IaaS
2 8 (8.08%) PaaS
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.33%) Firewall
2 19 (19.19%) NetScaler
3 16 (16.16%) SAN
4 11 (11.11%) Skype
5 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.08%) VoIP
7 6 (6.06%) DNS
8 3 (3.03%) VSAN
9 2 (2.02%) HTTP
9 2 (2.02%) LAN
9 2 (2.02%) SSL
9 2 (2.02%) VPN
9 2 (2.02%) WAN
10 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.01%) DHCP
10 1 (1.01%) DMZ
10 1 (1.01%) Extranet
10 1 (1.01%) Intranet
10 1 (1.01%) SNMP
10 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.01%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MSI
2 5 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.04%) AdminStudio
4 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.01%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (20.20%) Wintel Engineer
2 16 (16.16%) Designer
2 16 (16.16%) Solutions Designer
3 10 (10.10%) Architect
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Citrix Designer
5 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (5.05%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Specialist
6 4 (4.04%) Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) Applications Packager
6 4 (4.04%) Lead Architect
6 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Specialist
6 4 (4.04%) VMware Architect
6 4 (4.04%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) VMware Specialist
7 3 (3.03%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) XML
2 7 (7.07%) CSS
3 5 (5.05%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) jQuery
4 4 (4.04%) XSLT
5 3 (3.03%) SAML
6 2 (2.02%) Middleware
6 2 (2.02%) REST
7 1 (1.01%) Ajax
7 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.01%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) PKI
3 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.05%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.04%) Clustering
5 4 (4.04%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (3.03%) Replication
7 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 51 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (50.51%) Windows Server
4 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (23.23%) Windows 7
6 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.07%) Windows 10
7 7 (7.07%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.04%) Unix
9 3 (3.03%) Linux
10 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) ITIL
2 18 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 14 (14.14%) Migration
4 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.12%) Release Management
6 11 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 10 (10.10%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.08%) DevOps
8 8 (8.08%) Validation
9 7 (7.07%) High Availability
9 7 (7.07%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.05%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (4.04%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (4.04%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (4.04%) Software Deployment
11 4 (4.04%) Task Automation
11 4 (4.04%) Time Management
11 4 (4.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) VBScript
2 11 (11.11%) Python
3 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.07%) SQL
5 5 (5.05%) C#
5 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.02%) VB
7 1 (1.01%) Perl
7 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Ruby
7 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (31.31%) SC Cleared
3 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (10.10%) MCITP
6 9 (9.09%) MCSA
7 8 (8.08%) Degree
8 6 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (6.06%) MCSE
9 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.02%) MCTS
9 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (40.40%) Active Directory
2 37 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (35.35%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (20.20%) XenServer
5 19 (19.19%) Hyper-V
5 19 (19.19%) XenDesktop
6 16 (16.16%) vSphere
7 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.03%) XenApp
9 2 (2.02%) Docker
9 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 15 (15.15%) SCCM
2 6 (6.06%) vCenter Server
3 4 (4.04%) Ansible
3 4 (4.04%) SCOM
3 4 (4.04%) WSUS
4 3 (3.03%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.02%) Puppet
5 2 (2.02%) vRealize
6 1 (1.01%) Icinga
6 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Nagios
6 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.01%) WMI
Vendors
1 64 (64.65%) VMware
2 50 (50.51%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.27%) Citrix
4 16 (16.16%) HP
4 16 (16.16%) McAfee
5 13 (13.13%) Lumension
6 12 (12.12%) Cisco
7 9 (9.09%) NetApp
8 6 (6.06%) Oracle
9 4 (4.04%) Altiris
9 4 (4.04%) Nintex
9 4 (4.04%) Sophos
10 3 (3.03%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.03%) Lotus
11 2 (2.02%) Google
11 2 (2.02%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.02%) Veritas
12 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
12 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £385 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago