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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 119 93 139
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +46
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 493 547 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.14% 2.30% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.86% 5.40% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 369 257
Median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% +0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.30 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% +48.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -8.16%
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
10146 10130 10062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.07% 42.66% 41.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7574 7424 7111
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 73 64
Median hourly rate £35.27 £27.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.94% -18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £16.00 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £51.30 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -9 94 £450 +5.88% 36
Croydon -12 6 £360 +10.76%
Canary Wharf +3 4 £325 -18.75%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £475 - 2
Westminster - 3 - -
Docklands, London +6 2 £550 +57.14%
Bromley 0 1 £225 -
Harrow - 1 £488 -
Teddington - 1 £550 -
Uxbridge - 1 £600 -
Osterley - 1 £503 -
Southwark - 1 £475 -
Hammersmith - 1 £450 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 669 (65.27%) Windows
2 435 (42.44%) Microsoft
3 364 (35.51%) Active Directory
4 323 (31.51%) Windows Server
5 313 (30.54%) Linux
6 277 (27.02%) VMware
7 275 (26.83%) SQL Server
8 261 (25.46%) SQL
9 255 (24.88%) Finance
10 240 (23.41%) .NET
11 234 (22.83%) DevOps
12 216 (21.07%) Python
13 212 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
14 199 (19.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 194 (18.93%) C#
16 178 (17.37%) Migration
17 171 (16.68%) VMware Infrastructure
18 170 (16.59%) Puppet
19 169 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
20 168 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
21 162 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
22 161 (15.71%) DNS
23 160 (15.61%) Bash Shell
24 158 (15.41%) Configuration Management
25 156 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
26 155 (15.12%) Ansible
27 153 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
28 149 (14.54%) MS Excel
29 147 (14.34%) Perl
29 147 (14.34%) IIS

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
1 147 (14.34%) IIS
2 138 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 96 (9.37%) MS Exchange
4 54 (5.27%) Tomcat
5 48 (4.68%) Apache
5 48 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 42 (4.10%) Skype for Business
7 41 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 34 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (3.22%) OpenStack
10 25 (2.44%) Confluence
11 24 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 21 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
13 19 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (1.46%) JBoss
15 14 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.98%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 149 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.98%) MS Office
3 7 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.29%) Mingle
7 2 (0.20%) MS Project
8 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.49%) assyst
4 4 (0.39%) Eikon
4 4 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.20%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.098%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.098%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 199 (19.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 156 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (10.73%) Office 365
4 47 (4.59%) PaaS
5 42 (4.10%) IaaS
6 40 (3.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 29 (2.83%) OneDrive
8 21 (2.05%) Yammer
9 20 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (1.46%) SaaS
11 14 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.68%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.39%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.39%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 161 (15.71%) DNS
2 105 (10.24%) Firewall
3 79 (7.71%) TCP/IP
4 67 (6.54%) SAN
5 63 (6.15%) DHCP
6 50 (4.88%) LDAP
7 49 (4.78%) Internet
8 38 (3.71%) Skype
9 36 (3.51%) WAN
10 34 (3.32%) LAN
11 28 (2.73%) SSL
12 24 (2.34%) HTTP
13 23 (2.24%) NetScaler
14 22 (2.15%) Kerberos
15 17 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (1.56%) Intranet
16 16 (1.56%) Network Security
16 16 (1.56%) VLAN
17 15 (1.46%) NAS
18 14 (1.37%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (2.44%) DB2
5 25 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 25 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 25 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (2.05%) MongoDB
7 21 (2.05%) NoSQL
8 19 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (1.66%) MySQL
10 15 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (0.98%) Sybase ASE
12 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (0.78%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 127 (12.39%) Jenkins
2 118 (11.51%) TeamCity
3 91 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 87 (8.49%) Git (software)
5 85 (8.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 50 (4.88%) JIRA
7 44 (4.29%) Subversion
8 42 (4.10%) MSBuild
9 38 (3.71%) Visual Studio
10 34 (3.32%) Maven
11 28 (2.73%) Artifactory
11 28 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (2.34%) Vagrant
13 22 (2.15%) Hudson
14 14 (1.37%) SonarQube
15 13 (1.27%) Ant
15 13 (1.27%) MSI
15 13 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (1.27%) Travis CI
16 12 (1.17%) Selenium
General
1 255 (24.88%) Finance
2 121 (11.80%) Banking
3 36 (3.51%) Back Office
4 35 (3.41%) Financial Institution
5 29 (2.83%) Law
6 27 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 24 (2.34%) Retail
8 21 (2.05%) Front Office
9 15 (1.46%) Marketing
10 14 (1.37%) Legal
11 13 (1.27%) Advertising
12 12 (1.17%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.68%) Billing
14 6 (0.59%) Publishing
15 3 (0.29%) Electronics
15 3 (0.29%) Games
15 3 (0.29%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.098%) French Language
16 1 (0.098%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.098%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (14.24%) Administrator
2 144 (14.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 140 (13.66%) Developer
4 114 (11.12%) Windows Engineer
5 101 (9.85%) Systems Administrator
6 84 (8.20%) Analyst
7 67 (6.54%) PowerShell Engineer
8 60 (5.85%) Windows Administrator
9 57 (5.56%) Consultant
10 52 (5.07%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 46 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
12 44 (4.29%) Cloud Engineer
13 43 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 42 (4.10%) Architect
15 41 (4.00%) Support Engineer
15 41 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
16 33 (3.22%) Active Directory Engineer
17 32 (3.12%) VMware Engineer
18 30 (2.93%) C# Developer
19 29 (2.83%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (23.41%) .NET
2 102 (9.95%) HTML
3 61 (5.95%) ASP.NET
3 61 (5.95%) Web Services
4 53 (5.17%) jQuery
5 42 (4.10%) CSS
6 34 (3.32%) XML
7 28 (2.73%) WCF
8 23 (2.24%) AngularJS
8 23 (2.24%) HTML5
9 22 (2.15%) JSON
10 21 (2.05%) .NET Framework
10 21 (2.05%) Node.js
10 21 (2.05%) REST
11 18 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (1.66%) Middleware
13 16 (1.56%) ELK Stack
13 16 (1.56%) LAMP
14 15 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (1.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.37%) Clustering
2 45 (4.39%) Data Centre
3 43 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (3.51%) Public Cloud
5 29 (2.83%) Fixed Income
5 29 (2.83%) Hedge funds
6 28 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 23 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.76%) Private Cloud
10 17 (1.66%) Derivative
10 17 (1.66%) Equities
11 15 (1.46%) Blackberry
12 13 (1.27%) Replication
13 12 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (1.07%) PKI
15 10 (0.98%) CMDB
15 10 (0.98%) Device Driver
16 8 (0.78%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 669 (65.27%) Windows
2 323 (31.51%) Windows Server
3 313 (30.54%) Linux
4 169 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 162 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 119 (11.61%) Unix
7 79 (7.71%) Windows 7
8 44 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (3.71%) Windows 10
11 30 (2.93%) Windows 8
12 16 (1.56%) CentOS
12 16 (1.56%) Windows XP
13 14 (1.37%) Solaris
14 13 (1.27%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.98%) Android
15 10 (0.98%) VMS
16 9 (0.88%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.78%) AIX
18 7 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (22.83%) DevOps
2 212 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (17.37%) Migration
4 168 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
5 158 (15.41%) Configuration Management
6 144 (14.05%) ITIL
7 69 (6.73%) Open Source
8 66 (6.44%) Release Management
9 56 (5.46%) Scrum
10 54 (5.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 49 (4.78%) Service Management
12 46 (4.49%) Change Management
12 46 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 46 (4.49%) High Availability
13 45 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
14 43 (4.20%) Workflow
15 41 (4.00%) TDD
16 35 (3.41%) SDLC
17 34 (3.32%) Project Management
17 34 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 261 (25.46%) SQL
2 216 (21.07%) Python
3 194 (18.93%) C#
4 160 (15.61%) Bash Shell
5 147 (14.34%) Perl
6 137 (13.37%) Java
7 105 (10.24%) JavaScript
8 88 (8.59%) Ruby
9 84 (8.20%) VBScript
10 53 (5.17%) VB
11 47 (4.59%) PHP
12 43 (4.20%) T-SQL
13 41 (4.00%) C++
14 37 (3.61%) Shell Script
15 28 (2.73%) Korn
16 24 (2.34%) C
17 19 (1.85%) VBA
18 18 (1.76%) Bourne shell
19 13 (1.27%) PL/SQL
20 7 (0.68%) FQL
Qualifications
1 69 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 48 (4.68%) MCSE
4 37 (3.61%) Degree
5 33 (3.22%) SC Cleared
6 27 (2.63%) MCSA
7 25 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (2.24%) CCNA
8 23 (2.24%) MCP
9 20 (1.95%) DV Cleared
10 18 (1.76%) MCITP
11 15 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (1.07%) CCA
13 11 (1.07%) CISSP
14 10 (0.98%) CISA
14 10 (0.98%) CISM
15 9 (0.88%) MCTS
15 9 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.02%) QA
2 12 (1.17%) SLA
3 7 (0.68%) WCAG
4 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) WAI
6 1 (0.098%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 364 (35.51%) Active Directory
2 171 (16.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (6.05%) Hyper-V
4 59 (5.76%) Docker
4 59 (5.76%) vSphere
4 59 (5.76%) XenApp
5 41 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 33 (3.22%) VMware ESX
7 27 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 23 (2.24%) BitLocker
10 15 (1.46%) NFS
10 15 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.88%) VMware Server
12 9 (0.88%) Xen
13 8 (0.78%) ISA Server
13 8 (0.78%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.68%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 170 (16.59%) Puppet
2 155 (15.12%) Ansible
3 153 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
4 136 (13.27%) SCCM
5 103 (10.05%) SCOM
6 75 (7.32%) Nagios
7 48 (4.68%) WSUS
8 19 (1.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 18 (1.76%) SCOrch
10 16 (1.56%) logstash
10 16 (1.56%) Terraform
11 14 (1.37%) WMI
11 14 (1.37%) ZABBIX
12 13 (1.27%) Control-M
13 12 (1.17%) Kibana
14 11 (1.07%) HP SIM
15 10 (0.98%) BladeLogic
15 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
16 8 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 8 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 435 (42.44%) Microsoft
2 277 (27.02%) VMware
3 123 (12.00%) Citrix
4 87 (8.49%) Oracle
5 83 (8.10%) HP
6 73 (7.12%) Cisco
7 49 (4.78%) Red Hat
8 45 (4.39%) Dell
8 45 (4.39%) Splunk
9 40 (3.90%) Symantec
10 33 (3.22%) CheckPoint
10 33 (3.22%) NetApp
11 28 (2.73%) ServiceNow
11 28 (2.73%) Sybase
12 23 (2.24%) Atlassian
12 23 (2.24%) IBM
13 21 (2.05%) Google
14 20 (1.95%) TOWER Software
15 19 (1.85%) Bloomberg
16 17 (1.66%) AppSense
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael James Lee Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Excellent working environment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £443.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £600 Per Day Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago