The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 18 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.37% 0.93% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 2.50% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £520 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -21.53%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 37.58% 37.38% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 43
Average daily rate £475 £575 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +28.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £625 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) LDAP
4 3 (37.50%) NFS
4 3 (37.50%) NAS
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) OO

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCDST
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (12.50%) WMI
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft