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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / London
Rank 102 117 164
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +47
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 472 410 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.43% 1.99% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 4.62% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 260 208
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £48.92 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.40% +18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%

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
8827 8865 8857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.37% 42.94% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6569 6575 6639
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 72 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.19 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.05% -13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £17.18 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +11 94 £450 +5.88% 29
Croydon -4 8 £325 -7.14%
New Malden - 6 - -
Greenwich - 3 £425 -
Uxbridge 0 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 2 £475 +35.71% 5
Twickenham - 2 £400 -
Hammersmith - 2 £525 -
Barnet - 2 £400 -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £500 +17.64%
Bromley - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 577 (61.58%) Windows
2 338 (36.07%) Microsoft
3 301 (32.12%) Active Directory
4 275 (29.35%) Windows Server
5 263 (28.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 256 (27.32%) DevOps
7 252 (26.89%) Linux
8 246 (26.25%) VMware
9 230 (24.55%) SQL
10 225 (24.01%) SQL Server
11 207 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
12 196 (20.92%) Finance
13 189 (20.17%) .NET
14 158 (16.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 155 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
16 151 (16.12%) Puppet
17 150 (16.01%) Migration
18 149 (15.90%) DNS
19 147 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
20 144 (15.37%) Windows Server 2012
21 139 (14.83%) C#
21 139 (14.83%) IIS
22 132 (14.09%) Bash Shell
23 128 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
24 127 (13.55%) Office 365
25 125 (13.34%) Python
26 124 (13.23%) Banking
27 122 (13.02%) Ansible
28 119 (12.70%) SharePoint
28 119 (12.70%) Firewall

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
1 139 (14.83%) IIS
2 119 (12.70%) SharePoint
3 84 (8.96%) MS Exchange
4 53 (5.66%) Apache
5 49 (5.23%) Tomcat
6 45 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 37 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 37 (3.95%) Skype for Business
8 33 (3.52%) Confluence
9 27 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (2.13%) WebSphere
12 19 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (1.81%) JBoss
13 17 (1.81%) OpenStack
14 16 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
16 11 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.75%) WebLogic
18 4 (0.43%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 83 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.59%) MS Office
3 6 (0.64%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Mingle
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.11%) Eikon
3 1 (0.11%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 263 (28.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
3 127 (13.55%) Office 365
4 69 (7.36%) IaaS
5 54 (5.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 43 (4.59%) PaaS
7 29 (3.09%) OneDrive
8 28 (2.99%) GitHub
9 23 (2.45%) SaaS
10 20 (2.13%) Yammer
11 19 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (0.85%) G Suite
14 7 (0.75%) Route 53
15 6 (0.64%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.43%) Akamai
17 4 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 149 (15.90%) DNS
2 119 (12.70%) Firewall
3 82 (8.75%) SAN
4 59 (6.30%) DHCP
4 59 (6.30%) TCP/IP
5 39 (4.16%) Internet
6 33 (3.52%) Skype
7 27 (2.88%) NAS
8 26 (2.77%) SSL
9 24 (2.56%) HTTP
10 21 (2.24%) LDAP
10 21 (2.24%) WAN
11 20 (2.13%) LAN
11 20 (2.13%) NetScaler
12 18 (1.92%) Network Security
12 18 (1.92%) SSH
12 18 (1.92%) VLAN
13 17 (1.81%) iSCSI
14 15 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (1.60%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (24.01%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 46 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 21 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (1.60%) Big Data
7 15 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.96%) MySQL
9 9 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (0.85%) Power BI
10 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 104 (11.10%) TeamCity
2 103 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (9.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 80 (8.54%) Git (software)
5 76 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 62 (6.62%) JIRA
7 49 (5.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 45 (4.80%) MSBuild
9 39 (4.16%) Hudson
10 24 (2.56%) MSI
10 24 (2.56%) Visual Studio
11 22 (2.35%) Subversion
12 21 (2.24%) Vagrant
13 20 (2.13%) Maven
14 18 (1.92%) Bitbucket
14 18 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (1.39%) Ant
16 12 (1.28%) Mercurial
17 11 (1.17%) Artifactory
17 11 (1.17%) Selenium
General
1 196 (20.92%) Finance
2 124 (13.23%) Banking
3 32 (3.42%) Front Office
4 28 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 20 (2.13%) Retail
6 19 (2.03%) Back Office
7 16 (1.71%) Advertising
8 15 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.39%) Legal
10 10 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.64%) Games
12 5 (0.53%) Publishing
13 4 (0.43%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.32%) Marketing
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Local Government
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.11%) Electronics
16 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 129 (13.77%) Developer
3 96 (10.25%) Administrator
4 89 (9.50%) Windows Engineer
5 69 (7.36%) Consultant
6 68 (7.26%) Analyst
7 63 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 63 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
8 54 (5.76%) PowerShell Engineer
9 48 (5.12%) Support Engineer
10 46 (4.91%) Azure Engineer
11 45 (4.80%) Automation Engineer
12 43 (4.59%) Architect
13 37 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
14 36 (3.84%) Cloud Engineer
15 33 (3.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 32 (3.42%) AWS DevOps
17 31 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
18 29 (3.09%) VMware Engineer
19 28 (2.99%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (20.17%) .NET
2 70 (7.47%) HTML
3 47 (5.02%) ASP.NET
4 44 (4.70%) CSS
5 40 (4.27%) Web Services
6 34 (3.63%) jQuery
6 34 (3.63%) XML
7 23 (2.45%) ELK Stack
8 22 (2.35%) HTML5
9 18 (1.92%) JSON
9 18 (1.92%) Node.js
9 18 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (1.81%) .NET Framework
10 17 (1.81%) REST
10 17 (1.81%) RESTful
11 16 (1.71%) AngularJS
11 16 (1.71%) LAMP
12 15 (1.60%) WCF
13 14 (1.49%) Regular Expression
14 13 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.66%) Clustering
1 53 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 48 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 18 (1.92%) Replication
5 17 (1.81%) Derivative
6 16 (1.71%) Public Cloud
6 16 (1.71%) User Experience
7 15 (1.60%) EMC VNX
8 13 (1.39%) Equities
8 13 (1.39%) Fixed Income
9 12 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (1.28%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.17%) CMDB
11 10 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (0.96%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.96%) PKI
12 9 (0.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 577 (61.58%) Windows
2 275 (29.35%) Windows Server
3 252 (26.89%) Linux
4 144 (15.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 108 (11.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 64 (6.83%) Unix
8 55 (5.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (3.84%) Windows 10
9 36 (3.84%) Windows 7
10 22 (2.35%) CentOS
11 18 (1.92%) Ubuntu
12 13 (1.39%) Windows 8
13 12 (1.28%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.28%) Solaris
14 9 (0.96%) Android
15 7 (0.75%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.53%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.43%) SUSE
17 4 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (27.32%) DevOps
2 207 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (16.01%) Migration
4 128 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
5 100 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 84 (8.96%) ITIL
7 63 (6.72%) Scrum
8 60 (6.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 53 (5.66%) TDD
10 49 (5.23%) Load Balancing
11 47 (5.02%) Open Source
12 45 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 42 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (4.48%) Release Management
14 38 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
15 36 (3.84%) Change Management
16 32 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (3.20%) Service Delivery
17 30 (3.20%) Software Engineering
18 27 (2.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (24.55%) SQL
2 139 (14.83%) C#
3 132 (14.09%) Bash Shell
4 125 (13.34%) Python
5 87 (9.28%) Perl
6 73 (7.79%) JavaScript
7 72 (7.68%) Java
8 66 (7.04%) VBScript
9 56 (5.98%) T-SQL
10 52 (5.55%) Ruby
11 40 (4.27%) VB
12 37 (3.95%) PHP
13 35 (3.74%) Shell Script
14 21 (2.24%) C
15 12 (1.28%) Go
15 12 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.17%) VBA
17 10 (1.07%) AWK
17 10 (1.07%) sed
18 6 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 54 (5.76%) SC Cleared
3 52 (5.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (4.38%) Degree
5 34 (3.63%) MCSE
6 32 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (3.09%) DV Cleared
8 26 (2.77%) CCNA
9 15 (1.60%) MCP
10 14 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.39%) CCNP
12 12 (1.28%) MCITP
13 11 (1.17%) MCTS
14 10 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.96%) MCSA
16 6 (0.64%) CISSP
16 6 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.64%) MCSD
17 5 (0.53%) CISM
17 5 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.13%) QA
2 16 (1.71%) SLA
3 13 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) BS7799
7 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 301 (32.12%) Active Directory
2 158 (16.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 52 (5.55%) Docker
5 50 (5.34%) XenApp
6 46 (4.91%) VMware ESX
7 39 (4.16%) vSphere
8 36 (3.84%) Virtual Machines
9 26 (2.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (2.03%) XenDesktop
12 18 (1.92%) vCloud
13 16 (1.71%) NFS
14 13 (1.39%) Terminal Services
15 10 (1.07%) DFS Replication
16 9 (0.96%) BitLocker
16 9 (0.96%) Xen
17 6 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 6 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 6 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 151 (16.12%) Puppet
2 147 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (13.02%) Ansible
4 102 (10.89%) SCCM
5 61 (6.51%) Nagios
6 56 (5.98%) SCOM
7 30 (3.20%) WSUS
8 25 (2.67%) WMI
9 21 (2.24%) SCVMM
9 21 (2.24%) vRealize
10 18 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
11 16 (1.71%) logstash
12 15 (1.60%) Terraform
13 14 (1.49%) NetBackup
13 14 (1.49%) SCOrch
14 13 (1.39%) Control-M
15 12 (1.28%) PowerCLI
16 9 (0.96%) CA Single Sign-On
16 9 (0.96%) SELinux
17 8 (0.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 338 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 246 (26.25%) VMware
3 100 (10.67%) Citrix
4 65 (6.94%) Cisco
5 64 (6.83%) Oracle
6 59 (6.30%) HP
7 58 (6.19%) Red Hat
8 33 (3.52%) Dell
9 27 (2.88%) Atlassian
10 26 (2.77%) EMC
10 26 (2.77%) Splunk
11 25 (2.67%) IBM
12 24 (2.56%) ServiceNow
12 24 (2.56%) Symantec
13 21 (2.24%) F5
14 20 (2.13%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.03%) NetApp
16 15 (1.60%) Google
17 14 (1.49%) AppSense
17 14 (1.49%) Sybase
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