The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 45 50
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.82% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.13% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £423 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.47 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.96% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 141 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 36.71% 38.52% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 112 150
Average daily rate £625 £590 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PowerShell
London

PowerShell
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

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 21 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft