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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 29 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.08% - 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£381 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
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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
82 29 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.32% 24.79% 51.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 16 82
Average daily rate £500 £550 £615
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (61.54%) NAS
4 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (61.54%) Marketing
4 8 (61.54%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 8 (61.54%) IIS
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) JBoss
4 8 (61.54%) Apache
4 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
4 8 (61.54%) LDAP
4 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 8 (61.54%) NFS
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
4 8 (61.54%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) Sybase
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Informix
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) IIS
1 8 (61.54%) JBoss
1 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LDAP
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
1 8 (61.54%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) Informix
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (46.15%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Equities
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
2 8 (61.54%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) NFS
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Sybase
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) DataSynapse
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) ScanSafe
4 1 (7.69%) Solace
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee