The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / London
Rank 97 121 167
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +46
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 479 428 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.46% 2.02% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 4.79% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 286 217
Median daily rate £450 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £35.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.48% +58.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8866 8933 9023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.60% 42.23% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6625 6632 6653
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 42
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £17.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in London

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in London

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in London

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the London region.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in London

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 93 £450 +7.07% 23
Croydon - 7 £338 - 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Greenwich - 3 £425 -
Uxbridge +7 2 - -
Twickenham -4 2 £400 +14.28%
Hammersmith - 2 £525 -
Barnet - 2 £400 -
West End of London 0 1 - - 5
Docklands, London -3 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 540 (58.00%) Windows
2 312 (33.51%) Microsoft
3 285 (30.61%) Active Directory
4 284 (30.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 264 (28.36%) Windows Server
6 248 (26.64%) DevOps
7 238 (25.56%) SQL
8 237 (25.46%) Linux
9 232 (24.92%) VMware
10 221 (23.74%) SQL Server
11 212 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
12 209 (22.45%) Finance
13 197 (21.16%) .NET
14 163 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
15 160 (17.19%) C#
16 156 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
17 146 (15.68%) Migration
18 140 (15.04%) Puppet
19 138 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
20 133 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
21 128 (13.75%) IIS
21 128 (13.75%) DNS
22 125 (13.43%) Configuration Management
23 122 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
24 120 (12.89%) Bash Shell
25 119 (12.78%) Banking
26 118 (12.67%) Firewall
26 118 (12.67%) TeamCity
27 115 (12.35%) SharePoint
28 114 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 128 (13.75%) IIS
2 115 (12.35%) SharePoint
3 70 (7.52%) MS Exchange
4 44 (4.73%) Skype for Business
5 40 (4.30%) Apache
6 39 (4.19%) Tomcat
7 38 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 35 (3.76%) Confluence
9 33 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
11 25 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
12 22 (2.36%) WebSphere
13 21 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (1.72%) OpenStack
15 15 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.86%) WebLogic
17 7 (0.75%) CMS
17 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 63 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.97%) MS Office
3 6 (0.64%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Eikon
4 1 (0.11%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 284 (30.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (11.28%) Office 365
4 74 (7.95%) IaaS
5 48 (5.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 48 (5.16%) PaaS
6 29 (3.11%) GitHub
7 22 (2.36%) SaaS
8 19 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (1.61%) OneDrive
10 10 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.97%) Yammer
12 8 (0.86%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.86%) G Suite
12 8 (0.86%) Route 53
13 7 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 128 (13.75%) DNS
2 118 (12.67%) Firewall
3 71 (7.63%) SAN
4 48 (5.16%) TCP/IP
5 47 (5.05%) DHCP
6 40 (4.30%) HTTP
7 37 (3.97%) Internet
8 27 (2.90%) SSL
9 23 (2.47%) Skype
10 21 (2.26%) NAS
11 18 (1.93%) WAN
12 17 (1.83%) LAN
13 16 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (1.72%) NetScaler
13 16 (1.72%) Network Security
13 16 (1.72%) SSH
14 15 (1.61%) iSCSI
14 15 (1.61%) LDAP
14 15 (1.61%) VLAN
14 15 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 48 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (3.01%) Oracle Database
6 26 (2.79%) Relational Database
6 26 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
8 14 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (1.50%) Big Data
8 14 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.50%) MySQL
9 12 (1.29%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (1.07%) Power BI
11 9 (0.97%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.75%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 118 (12.67%) TeamCity
2 114 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 104 (11.17%) Git (software)
4 85 (9.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 68 (7.30%) Jenkins
6 58 (6.23%) JIRA
7 39 (4.19%) MSBuild
8 38 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 33 (3.54%) Visual Studio
10 31 (3.33%) Hudson
11 29 (3.11%) MSI
12 22 (2.36%) Subversion
13 19 (2.04%) Vagrant
14 15 (1.61%) Bitbucket
15 14 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
16 11 (1.18%) Maven
17 10 (1.07%) CruiseControl
18 9 (0.97%) Mercurial
18 9 (0.97%) NUnit
18 9 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 209 (22.45%) Finance
2 119 (12.78%) Banking
3 35 (3.76%) Front Office
4 29 (3.11%) Investment Banking
5 27 (2.90%) Back Office
6 20 (2.15%) Legal
6 20 (2.15%) Retail
7 19 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.61%) Advertising
9 8 (0.86%) Games
10 7 (0.75%) Law
11 6 (0.64%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.54%) Publishing
13 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.32%) Marketing
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Electronics
15 2 (0.21%) Local Government
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (17.19%) Developer
2 151 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 97 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
4 78 (8.38%) Analyst
5 73 (7.84%) Consultant
6 71 (7.63%) Administrator
7 69 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 61 (6.55%) PowerShell Engineer
9 57 (6.12%) Azure Engineer
10 46 (4.94%) Architect
11 44 (4.73%) SharePoint Developer
11 44 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
12 40 (4.30%) Azure DevOps
13 38 (4.08%) Support Engineer
14 35 (3.76%) Automation Engineer
14 35 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
15 34 (3.65%) AWS Engineer
16 33 (3.54%) AWS DevOps
16 33 (3.54%) VMware Engineer
17 32 (3.44%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (21.16%) .NET
2 89 (9.56%) HTML
3 70 (7.52%) CSS
4 63 (6.77%) Web Services
5 49 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 42 (4.51%) jQuery
6 42 (4.51%) XML
7 33 (3.54%) HTML5
8 28 (3.01%) AngularJS
9 27 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
10 26 (2.79%) JSON
11 22 (2.36%) .NET Framework
11 22 (2.36%) RESTful
12 17 (1.83%) REST
13 16 (1.72%) CSS3
13 16 (1.72%) WCF
14 15 (1.61%) Regular Expression
14 15 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (1.50%) LAMP
15 14 (1.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.55%) Data Centre
2 58 (6.23%) Clustering
3 49 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.15%) Replication
6 19 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (1.93%) User Experience
8 15 (1.61%) Derivative
9 13 (1.40%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.29%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.29%) Equities
10 12 (1.29%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.29%) Virtual Team
11 9 (0.97%) Fintech
11 9 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (0.97%) Online Banking
11 9 (0.97%) PKI
11 9 (0.97%) Taxonomies
12 8 (0.86%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 540 (58.00%) Windows
2 264 (28.36%) Windows Server
3 237 (25.46%) Linux
4 138 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 113 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (5.16%) Unix
8 47 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (4.19%) Windows 10
10 37 (3.97%) Windows 7
11 28 (3.01%) Ubuntu
12 23 (2.47%) CentOS
13 13 (1.40%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.07%) Android
15 8 (0.86%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.86%) Solaris
15 8 (0.86%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.43%) CoreOS
17 2 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (26.64%) DevOps
2 212 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (15.68%) Migration
4 125 (13.43%) Configuration Management
5 122 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (9.24%) ITIL
7 55 (5.91%) Scrum
8 50 (5.37%) Continuous Delivery
9 49 (5.26%) Load Balancing
10 44 (4.73%) Open Source
11 43 (4.62%) TDD
12 41 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 35 (3.76%) Software Engineering
14 34 (3.65%) Change Management
14 34 (3.65%) Workflow
15 33 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
16 32 (3.44%) Release Management
16 32 (3.44%) Service Delivery
17 29 (3.11%) Application Packaging
17 29 (3.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 238 (25.56%) SQL
2 160 (17.19%) C#
3 120 (12.89%) Bash Shell
4 113 (12.14%) Python
5 79 (8.49%) JavaScript
6 76 (8.16%) VBScript
7 70 (7.52%) Perl
7 70 (7.52%) T-SQL
8 59 (6.34%) Java
9 52 (5.59%) Ruby
10 43 (4.62%) VB
11 33 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 29 (3.11%) PHP
13 17 (1.83%) C
14 15 (1.61%) Go
15 11 (1.18%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.97%) VBA
17 8 (0.86%) AWK
17 8 (0.86%) C++
17 8 (0.86%) sed
Qualifications
1 84 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 66 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 42 (4.51%) MCSE
5 41 (4.40%) Degree
6 34 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (2.58%) CCNA
8 21 (2.26%) DV Cleared
9 20 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (1.93%) MCITP
11 17 (1.83%) MCP
12 14 (1.50%) CCNP
12 14 (1.50%) MCTS
13 10 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.07%) MCSA
14 7 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.75%) MCSD
15 6 (0.64%) MCDST
16 5 (0.54%) CISM
16 5 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.36%) QA
2 15 (1.61%) SLA
3 9 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) BS7799
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 285 (30.61%) Active Directory
2 156 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 53 (5.69%) XenApp
5 50 (5.37%) Docker
6 46 (4.94%) VMware ESX
7 37 (3.97%) vSphere
8 31 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
9 30 (3.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 24 (2.58%) XenDesktop
11 21 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (2.04%) vCloud
13 13 (1.40%) NFS
14 11 (1.18%) Terminal Services
15 10 (1.07%) Xen
16 9 (0.97%) BitLocker
17 6 (0.64%) DFS Replication
17 6 (0.64%) XenServer
18 4 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 4 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 140 (15.04%) Puppet
2 133 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 111 (11.92%) Ansible
4 109 (11.71%) SCCM
5 60 (6.44%) SCOM
6 50 (5.37%) Nagios
7 24 (2.58%) WMI
8 22 (2.36%) Microsoft Clustering
8 22 (2.36%) SCVMM
9 21 (2.26%) WSUS
10 20 (2.15%) vRealize
11 19 (2.04%) Control-M
12 17 (1.83%) NetBackup
13 16 (1.72%) SCOrch
14 15 (1.61%) logstash
15 13 (1.40%) Kubernetes
16 12 (1.29%) PowerCLI
16 12 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 10 (1.07%) Terraform
18 9 (0.97%) Packer
Vendors
1 312 (33.51%) Microsoft
2 232 (24.92%) VMware
3 103 (11.06%) Citrix
4 67 (7.20%) Oracle
5 61 (6.55%) Cisco
6 56 (6.02%) Red Hat
7 53 (5.69%) HP
8 35 (3.76%) Symantec
9 34 (3.65%) Splunk
10 32 (3.44%) Atlassian
10 32 (3.44%) ServiceNow
11 30 (3.22%) Dell
12 28 (3.01%) IBM
13 20 (2.15%) EMC
13 20 (2.15%) F5
14 18 (1.93%) AppSense
15 17 (1.83%) CheckPoint
15 17 (1.83%) NetApp
16 14 (1.50%) Google
16 14 (1.50%) SolarWinds
West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £175 - £200 per day + None
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 19 days ago