The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.80% 2.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 6.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.20% 33.59% 37.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 32
Median daily rate £575 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £649 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Canary Wharf region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) WMI
3 3 (50.00%) WSUS
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (16.67%) Internet

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (50.00%) WMI
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) OPNET
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) HP