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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 24 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.96% 2.04% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 6.52% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 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 £344 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £32.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-23.22% +15.12%
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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
51 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 49.04% 31.29% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 43
Average daily rate £425 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £382 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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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 24 April 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix