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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 20 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.95% - 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -9.23%
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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
74 35 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.05% 31.53% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 23 120
Average daily rate £515 £595 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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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 2 June 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Marketing
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (60.00%) NAS
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) Apache
4 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (60.00%) LDAP
4 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (60.00%) NFS
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Sybase
6 3 (30.00%) DB2
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Informix
6 3 (30.00%) RDBMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
1 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) NAS
1 6 (60.00%) LDAP
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) Informix
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Solace
4 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse