The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 30 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.

Windows PowerShell
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 1.52% 2.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £444 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.91% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £80.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -47.50% +255.55%  

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 Winchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49 68 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 37.12% 34.52% 37.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 51 16
Median daily rate £435 £330 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.81% +13.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Winchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Winchester region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) XenServer
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 4 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security