Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 21 July 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 31 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.62% 3.15% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 8.57% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -70.00% +144.44% -24.37%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 121 105 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 37.46% 36.71% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 64 40
Portsmouth median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.69% -12.04%
10th Percentile £263 £266 £268
90th Percentile £488 £496 £391
Hampshire median daily rate £393 £370 £359
% change year-on-year +6.08% +3.14% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 7
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.87% -8.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £41.25 £15.44 £35.10
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £46.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -2.50%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft