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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 93 132 197
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +65
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 544 392 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.50% 1.71% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.72% 4.10% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 275 197
Median daily rate £450 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £261 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% -16.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -11.86%
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
9503 9568 9488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.69% 41.65% 41.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7247 6947 7018
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 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 74 64
Median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £19.21 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +31 96 £475 +29.07% 33
Bromley -8 5 £225 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £475 - 4
Twickenham +5 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Croydon -11 3 £325 -
Hammersmith - 2 £550 -
Docklands, London +6 1 £550 +22.22%
Canary Wharf -2 1 £525 +75.00%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (63.02%) Windows
2 384 (39.22%) Microsoft
3 309 (31.56%) Windows Server
4 306 (31.26%) SQL
5 296 (30.23%) SQL Server
6 287 (29.32%) Finance
7 286 (29.21%) Active Directory
8 272 (27.78%) Linux
9 258 (26.35%) VMware
10 253 (25.84%) .NET
11 231 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
12 230 (23.49%) C#
13 220 (22.47%) DevOps
14 199 (20.33%) Python
15 178 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
16 170 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
17 169 (17.26%) Amazon AWS
18 162 (16.55%) ITIL
19 158 (16.14%) VMware Infrastructure
20 157 (16.04%) Configuration Management
21 154 (15.73%) Puppet
22 148 (15.12%) Migration
23 147 (15.02%) Banking
24 146 (14.91%) Perl
25 144 (14.71%) Java
25 144 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
26 135 (13.79%) MS Excel
27 133 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
28 132 (13.48%) Ansible
29 129 (13.18%) Opscode Chef

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
1 113 (11.54%) IIS
2 104 (10.62%) SharePoint
3 72 (7.35%) MS Exchange
4 50 (5.11%) Skype for Business
5 38 (3.88%) Tomcat
6 35 (3.58%) Node.js
7 31 (3.17%) OpenStack
7 31 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 30 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (2.96%) Apache
10 28 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (2.15%) Confluence
13 19 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (1.12%) nginx
17 10 (1.02%) CMS
18 9 (0.92%) WebSphere
19 8 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 135 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.90%) MS Office
3 9 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.31%) MS Project
5 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Mingle
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.31%) Eikon
4 3 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 170 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (17.26%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (7.25%) Office 365
4 28 (2.86%) PaaS
5 25 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (1.84%) IaaS
7 15 (1.53%) OneDrive
8 14 (1.43%) GitHub
9 12 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (1.12%) SaaS
10 11 (1.12%) Yammer
11 8 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.51%) AWS OpsWorks
14 4 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 121 (12.36%) DNS
2 83 (8.48%) TCP/IP
3 66 (6.74%) Firewall
4 56 (5.72%) SAN
5 46 (4.70%) Internet
6 40 (4.09%) DHCP
7 36 (3.68%) LDAP
8 34 (3.47%) NetScaler
9 30 (3.06%) WAN
10 28 (2.86%) LAN
11 26 (2.66%) Skype
12 25 (2.55%) SSL
13 22 (2.25%) HTTP
14 19 (1.94%) Intranet
15 15 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (1.43%) NAS
16 14 (1.43%) Network Security
17 11 (1.12%) Kerberos
17 11 (1.12%) VLAN
17 11 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 74 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (3.78%) MongoDB
8 32 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (2.45%) NoSQL
10 24 (2.45%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.94%) MySQL
12 18 (1.84%) DB2
13 17 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (1.53%) Redis
15 11 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 128 (13.07%) Jenkins
2 114 (11.64%) Git (software)
3 106 (10.83%) TeamCity
4 83 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 65 (6.64%) Octopus Deploy
6 47 (4.80%) JIRA
7 45 (4.60%) Subversion
8 35 (3.58%) MSBuild
9 29 (2.96%) Maven
9 29 (2.96%) Visual Studio
10 27 (2.76%) Artifactory
11 24 (2.45%) MSI
12 16 (1.63%) InstallShield
12 16 (1.63%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.53%) Selenium
14 14 (1.43%) NUnit
15 13 (1.33%) Vagrant
16 12 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (1.23%) Hudson
17 10 (1.02%) FitNesse
General
1 287 (29.32%) Finance
2 147 (15.02%) Banking
3 48 (4.90%) Financial Institution
4 42 (4.29%) Front Office
5 40 (4.09%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.96%) Back Office
6 29 (2.96%) Law
7 18 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.63%) Retail
9 13 (1.33%) Advertising
9 13 (1.33%) Marketing
10 11 (1.12%) Legal
11 9 (0.92%) Billing
12 5 (0.51%) Publishing
13 3 (0.31%) Electronics
13 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.20%) Games
14 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
15 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 139 (14.20%) Developer
2 138 (14.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 112 (11.44%) Administrator
4 102 (10.42%) Analyst
4 102 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
5 80 (8.17%) PowerShell Engineer
6 70 (7.15%) Systems Administrator
7 57 (5.82%) Architect
8 50 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
9 47 (4.80%) DBA
10 44 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 42 (4.29%) C# Developer
12 41 (4.19%) Consultant
12 41 (4.19%) Windows Administrator
13 38 (3.88%) SQL DBA
14 37 (3.78%) .NET Developer
15 36 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
15 36 (3.68%) Support Engineer
16 34 (3.47%) Automation Engineer
16 34 (3.47%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (25.84%) .NET
2 94 (9.60%) HTML
3 75 (7.66%) Web Services
4 70 (7.15%) ASP.NET
5 41 (4.19%) jQuery
6 37 (3.78%) AngularJS
6 37 (3.78%) CSS
7 35 (3.58%) .NET Framework
7 35 (3.58%) HTML5
8 30 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (2.86%) XML
10 26 (2.66%) WCF
11 23 (2.35%) REST
12 20 (2.04%) Sensu
13 18 (1.84%) ELK Stack
13 18 (1.84%) Middleware
14 17 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (1.74%) JSON
15 15 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
16 13 (1.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.31%) Hedge funds
2 45 (4.60%) Clustering
3 39 (3.98%) Data Centre
4 32 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 31 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (3.06%) Replication
7 28 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.76%) Public Cloud
9 25 (2.55%) Fixed Income
10 23 (2.35%) Blackberry
11 20 (2.04%) Derivative
12 17 (1.74%) Equities
13 16 (1.63%) Computer Science
14 15 (1.53%) Private Cloud
14 15 (1.53%) Visualisation
15 13 (1.33%) Fintech
15 13 (1.33%) PKI
15 13 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
16 8 (0.82%) User Experience
17 7 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 617 (63.02%) Windows
2 309 (31.56%) Windows Server
3 272 (27.78%) Linux
4 144 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 120 (12.26%) Unix
7 75 (7.66%) Windows 7
8 32 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (1.94%) CentOS
11 18 (1.84%) Windows 10
11 18 (1.84%) Windows 8
12 15 (1.53%) Solaris
13 12 (1.23%) VMS
14 11 (1.12%) AIX
14 11 (1.12%) Mac OS X
15 10 (1.02%) Android
15 10 (1.02%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.82%) CoreOS
17 7 (0.72%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (22.47%) DevOps
3 178 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 162 (16.55%) ITIL
5 157 (16.04%) Configuration Management
6 148 (15.12%) Migration
7 69 (7.05%) Open Source
8 58 (5.92%) Release Management
9 54 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
10 53 (5.41%) Service Management
11 51 (5.21%) Scrum
12 47 (4.80%) OO
13 46 (4.70%) ITSM
14 45 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
15 43 (4.39%) High Availability
16 42 (4.29%) MVC
16 42 (4.29%) Project Management
16 42 (4.29%) TDD
17 41 (4.19%) Change Management
17 41 (4.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 306 (31.26%) SQL
2 230 (23.49%) C#
3 199 (20.33%) Python
4 146 (14.91%) Perl
5 144 (14.71%) Java
6 123 (12.56%) Bash Shell
7 113 (11.54%) Ruby
8 89 (9.09%) VBScript
9 83 (8.48%) JavaScript
10 81 (8.27%) T-SQL
11 59 (6.03%) C++
12 50 (5.11%) VB
13 32 (3.27%) Shell Script
14 29 (2.96%) Korn
15 25 (2.55%) VBA
16 22 (2.25%) PHP
17 18 (1.84%) Bourne shell
18 14 (1.43%) C
18 14 (1.43%) PL/SQL
19 11 (1.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 50 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.09%) MCSE
4 32 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 29 (2.96%) Degree
6 20 (2.04%) AWS Certification
7 19 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (1.74%) MCSA
9 12 (1.23%) MCITP
10 9 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.72%) CCNA
11 7 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.61%) CCA
12 6 (0.61%) MCP
13 5 (0.51%) CCNP
13 5 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.41%) MCTS
14 4 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.55%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.41%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) WAI
4 3 (0.31%) WCAG
5 1 (0.10%) COBIT
5 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.10%) EMIR
System Software
1 286 (29.21%) Active Directory
2 158 (16.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.84%) Docker
4 60 (6.13%) XenApp
5 52 (5.31%) Hyper-V
5 52 (5.31%) vSphere
6 40 (4.09%) XenDesktop
7 32 (3.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (2.45%) VMware ESX
9 17 (1.74%) NFS
10 15 (1.53%) BitLocker
11 13 (1.33%) vCloud
12 11 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
13 9 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.82%) GlusterFS
15 7 (0.72%) Xen
16 6 (0.61%) Ceph
16 6 (0.61%) etcd
16 6 (0.61%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 154 (15.73%) Puppet
2 132 (13.48%) Ansible
3 129 (13.18%) Opscode Chef
4 123 (12.56%) SCCM
5 84 (8.58%) SCOM
6 48 (4.90%) Nagios
7 40 (4.09%) logstash
8 37 (3.78%) Kibana
9 25 (2.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 24 (2.45%) Grafana
11 21 (2.15%) SCOrch
11 21 (2.15%) WSUS
12 20 (2.04%) Uchiwa
13 19 (1.94%) Salt
14 18 (1.84%) Control-M
15 16 (1.63%) HP SIM
16 15 (1.53%) HAProxy
17 12 (1.23%) Kubernetes
18 9 (0.92%) EdgeSight
18 9 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 384 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 258 (26.35%) VMware
3 129 (13.18%) Citrix
4 94 (9.60%) Oracle
5 89 (9.09%) HP
6 47 (4.80%) Cisco
7 43 (4.39%) Dell
7 43 (4.39%) Splunk
8 33 (3.37%) NetApp
9 32 (3.27%) Red Hat
10 27 (2.76%) AppSense
11 26 (2.66%) Bloomberg
11 26 (2.66%) Symantec
12 24 (2.45%) IBM
13 23 (2.35%) Sitecore
13 23 (2.35%) TOWER Software
14 20 (2.04%) ServiceNow
15 18 (1.84%) Google
15 18 (1.84%) Intel Security
15 18 (1.84%) Sybase
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £220 - £240 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £300 - £311 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Holborn, London
Reed Business Information
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Ticketmaster UK
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Ticketmaster
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 24 days ago