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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 103 120 170
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +50
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 503 443 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.33% 1.89% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 4.48% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 305 230
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £539 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +2.94%
PowerShell
England

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
9356 9885 9741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.34% 42.21% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7107 7227 7102
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 88 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £17.96 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.00 £52.19 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +22 82 £475 +26.66% 31
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £475 - 2
Bromley - 3 £225 - 3
Docklands, London +4 1 £550 +22.22%
Canary Wharf -5 1 £525 +75.00%
Croydon -15 1 £310 -4.61%
Uxbridge - 1 £600 -
Osterley - 1 £503 -
Hammersmith - 1 £550 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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.

1 617 (63.61%) Windows
2 401 (41.34%) Microsoft
3 305 (31.44%) Windows Server
4 304 (31.34%) Active Directory
5 294 (30.31%) SQL Server
6 286 (29.48%) SQL
7 276 (28.45%) Linux
8 271 (27.94%) Finance
9 267 (27.53%) .NET
10 263 (27.11%) VMware
11 230 (23.71%) C#
12 223 (22.99%) DevOps
13 217 (22.37%) Python
14 211 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
15 180 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
16 164 (16.91%) Amazon AWS
17 162 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
17 162 (16.70%) Migration
18 159 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 158 (16.29%) Puppet
20 153 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
21 150 (15.46%) Perl
22 149 (15.36%) Configuration Management
23 147 (15.15%) Java
23 147 (15.15%) ITIL
24 140 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
25 139 (14.33%) Windows Server 2012
25 139 (14.33%) Ansible
26 137 (14.12%) MS Excel
26 137 (14.12%) DNS

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
1 116 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 115 (11.86%) IIS
3 83 (8.56%) MS Exchange
4 51 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 37 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 35 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 35 (3.61%) Tomcat
7 32 (3.30%) Apache
8 31 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 31 (3.20%) OpenStack
9 27 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (1.75%) Confluence
12 15 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (1.13%) nginx
13 11 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
14 10 (1.03%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.93%) CMS
15 9 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 137 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 50 (5.15%) MS Office
3 8 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.41%) MS Project
6 2 (0.21%) Mingle
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.52%) assyst
3 5 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.41%) Eikon
4 4 (0.41%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.10%) Movex
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 180 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 164 (16.91%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (9.07%) Office 365
4 31 (3.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 29 (2.99%) PaaS
6 19 (1.96%) IaaS
7 18 (1.86%) OneDrive
8 17 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (1.44%) GitHub
10 13 (1.34%) Yammer
11 12 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (1.24%) SaaS
12 11 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.62%) AWS OpsWorks
14 6 (0.62%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.41%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 137 (14.12%) DNS
2 79 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 75 (7.73%) Firewall
4 55 (5.67%) DHCP
5 52 (5.36%) SAN
6 49 (5.05%) Internet
7 46 (4.74%) LDAP
8 32 (3.30%) NetScaler
9 31 (3.20%) WAN
10 30 (3.09%) Skype
11 29 (2.99%) HTTP
11 29 (2.99%) LAN
12 25 (2.58%) SSL
13 21 (2.16%) Kerberos
14 18 (1.86%) Intranet
15 14 (1.44%) Network Security
16 11 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (1.13%) VLAN
17 10 (1.03%) NAS
17 10 (1.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (30.31%) SQL Server
2 67 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 40 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 36 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (3.20%) MongoDB
8 28 (2.89%) Oracle Database
9 27 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (2.58%) NoSQL
10 25 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (2.27%) MySQL
11 22 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (2.06%) DB2
12 20 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (1.03%) Redis
14 10 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (0.93%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 130 (13.40%) Jenkins
2 105 (10.82%) Git (software)
3 100 (10.31%) TeamCity
4 76 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (6.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 49 (5.05%) Subversion
7 40 (4.12%) JIRA
8 33 (3.40%) MSBuild
9 32 (3.30%) Visual Studio
10 30 (3.09%) Maven
11 27 (2.78%) Artifactory
12 19 (1.96%) MSI
12 19 (1.96%) Vagrant
13 15 (1.55%) Hudson
14 14 (1.44%) Selenium
15 12 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (1.24%) SpecFlow
16 11 (1.13%) Ant
16 11 (1.13%) NuGet
17 10 (1.03%) InstallShield
General
1 271 (27.94%) Finance
2 131 (13.51%) Banking
3 46 (4.74%) Financial Institution
4 33 (3.40%) Investment Banking
5 32 (3.30%) Back Office
6 28 (2.89%) Front Office
7 26 (2.68%) Law
8 19 (1.96%) Retail
9 15 (1.55%) Marketing
10 13 (1.34%) Advertising
10 13 (1.34%) Legal
11 12 (1.24%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.93%) Billing
13 6 (0.62%) Publishing
14 4 (0.41%) Electronics
15 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.21%) Games
16 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.10%) French Language
17 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 140 (14.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 135 (13.92%) Developer
3 111 (11.44%) Administrator
4 108 (11.13%) Windows Engineer
5 98 (10.10%) Analyst
6 78 (8.04%) PowerShell Engineer
7 72 (7.42%) Systems Administrator
8 56 (5.77%) Architect
9 53 (5.46%) Systems Engineer
10 47 (4.85%) Windows Administrator
11 43 (4.43%) Consultant
12 41 (4.23%) C# Developer
13 40 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 37 (3.81%) Automation Engineer
14 37 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
15 36 (3.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
16 35 (3.61%) DBA
17 34 (3.51%) .NET Developer
18 33 (3.40%) Citrix Engineer
19 31 (3.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (27.53%) .NET
2 102 (10.52%) HTML
3 70 (7.22%) ASP.NET
4 67 (6.91%) Web Services
5 43 (4.43%) jQuery
6 40 (4.12%) CSS
7 30 (3.09%) .NET Framework
7 30 (3.09%) AngularJS
7 30 (3.09%) Node.js
8 29 (2.99%) HTML5
8 29 (2.99%) XML
9 27 (2.78%) WCF
10 23 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (2.06%) REST
12 17 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (1.55%) ELK Stack
13 15 (1.55%) JSON
13 15 (1.55%) Sensu
14 14 (1.44%) LAMP
14 14 (1.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (4.54%) Clustering
2 39 (4.02%) Hedge funds
3 36 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 30 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.89%) Fixed Income
7 27 (2.78%) Public Cloud
8 24 (2.47%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.96%) Replication
10 18 (1.86%) Blackberry
11 17 (1.75%) Equities
11 17 (1.75%) Private Cloud
12 16 (1.65%) Derivative
13 13 (1.34%) Visualisation
14 11 (1.13%) Fintech
14 11 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
15 10 (1.03%) PKI
16 9 (0.93%) Device Driver
17 8 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 617 (63.61%) Windows
2 305 (31.44%) Windows Server
3 276 (28.45%) Linux
4 153 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (14.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 113 (11.65%) Unix
7 79 (8.14%) Windows 7
8 36 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (3.09%) Windows 10
10 28 (2.89%) Windows 8
11 20 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.55%) CentOS
12 15 (1.55%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.24%) Android
13 12 (1.24%) VMS
14 11 (1.13%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.93%) AIX
15 9 (0.93%) Solaris
15 9 (0.93%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.82%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (22.99%) DevOps
2 211 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
3 162 (16.70%) Migration
4 149 (15.36%) Configuration Management
5 147 (15.15%) ITIL
6 71 (7.32%) Open Source
7 61 (6.29%) Release Management
8 46 (4.74%) Service Management
9 45 (4.64%) Change Management
10 44 (4.54%) High Availability
11 43 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 42 (4.33%) Scrum
13 41 (4.23%) Project Management
13 41 (4.23%) Workflow
14 38 (3.92%) OO
15 37 (3.81%) Continuous Delivery
15 37 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
16 35 (3.61%) MVC
16 35 (3.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 286 (29.48%) SQL
2 230 (23.71%) C#
3 217 (22.37%) Python
4 150 (15.46%) Perl
5 147 (15.15%) Java
6 132 (13.61%) Bash Shell
7 111 (11.44%) Ruby
8 93 (9.59%) VBScript
9 91 (9.38%) JavaScript
10 65 (6.70%) T-SQL
11 57 (5.88%) C++
12 56 (5.77%) VB
13 30 (3.09%) Shell Script
14 29 (2.99%) Korn
15 27 (2.78%) PHP
16 25 (2.58%) VBA
17 18 (1.86%) Bourne shell
18 16 (1.65%) C
19 11 (1.13%) PL/SQL
20 7 (0.72%) FQL
Qualifications
1 65 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (5.57%) MCSE
3 40 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 34 (3.51%) Degree
5 31 (3.20%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.27%) MCSA
7 15 (1.55%) MCITP
8 14 (1.44%) AWS Certification
8 14 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (1.13%) CCA
10 11 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.13%) CISSP
11 10 (1.03%) CISA
11 10 (1.03%) CISM
12 9 (0.93%) CCNA
12 9 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.82%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.82%) MCTS
14 7 (0.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.30%) QA
2 7 (0.72%) SLA
3 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.31%) WAI
5 3 (0.31%) WCAG
6 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.10%) EMIR
System Software
1 304 (31.34%) Active Directory
2 159 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (7.32%) Docker
4 67 (6.91%) XenApp
5 63 (6.49%) Hyper-V
6 59 (6.08%) vSphere
7 43 (4.43%) XenDesktop
8 34 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 31 (3.20%) VMware ESX
10 21 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (1.86%) BitLocker
12 16 (1.65%) NFS
13 14 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (1.13%) Xen
15 10 (1.03%) vCloud
15 10 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.82%) GlusterFS
17 7 (0.72%) Terminal Services
18 6 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 158 (16.29%) Puppet
2 140 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
3 139 (14.33%) Ansible
4 127 (13.09%) SCCM
5 93 (9.59%) SCOM
6 55 (5.67%) Nagios
7 32 (3.30%) logstash
8 30 (3.09%) WSUS
9 28 (2.89%) Kibana
10 25 (2.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 20 (2.06%) SCOrch
12 19 (1.96%) Grafana
12 19 (1.96%) Salt
13 18 (1.86%) Control-M
14 16 (1.65%) HP SIM
15 15 (1.55%) HAProxy
15 15 (1.55%) Uchiwa
16 13 (1.34%) Kubernetes
16 13 (1.34%) ZABBIX
17 10 (1.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 401 (41.34%) Microsoft
2 263 (27.11%) VMware
3 136 (14.02%) Citrix
4 93 (9.59%) Oracle
5 86 (8.87%) HP
6 59 (6.08%) Cisco
7 46 (4.74%) Dell
8 44 (4.54%) Splunk
9 32 (3.30%) Red Hat
9 32 (3.30%) Symantec
10 28 (2.89%) IBM
10 28 (2.89%) NetApp
11 27 (2.78%) Google
12 26 (2.68%) Bloomberg
13 25 (2.58%) AppSense
14 23 (2.37%) ServiceNow
14 23 (2.37%) Sitecore
14 23 (2.37%) TOWER Software
15 19 (1.96%) Atlassian
16 17 (1.75%) Intel Security
London
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Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nakama
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £60,000 to £67,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Initial Contract to 31st December 2016
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
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