Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows PowerShell
London > South London
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 81 91
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10 -33
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 26 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 2.80% 2.47% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 5.06% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 15
South London median daily rate £413 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +8.70% +36.30%
10th Percentile £285 £385 £313
90th Percentile £875 £564 £540
London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 15
South London median hourly rate - £44.42 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% -2.22%
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £47.83
% change year-on-year -1.41% -25.78% +8.70%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 520 751 830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 56.09% 48.77% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 595 607
South London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £369 £389 £356
90th Percentile £625 £613 £644
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 31
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £43.83 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.12% -8.36% -
London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.00% +4.53% -17.65%

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Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in South London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in South London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in South London over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in South London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in South London

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Contract Job Locations in South 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 South London region over the 6 months to 24 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon +14 8 £475 -5.00% 2
Bromley +11 7 £413 -50.00%
Merton +2 4 £290 -45.41% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -1 4 £290 - 6
PowerShell
London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Azure
3 10 (38.46%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) DevOps
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) AWS
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) CISSP
7 5 (19.23%) Office 365
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) VB
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (15.38%) DNS
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 4 (15.38%) SCCM
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Microservices
8 4 (15.38%) Docker
8 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
9 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
9 3 (11.54%) Sprint Planning
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (11.54%) Azure Data Factory

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Azure
2 8 (30.77%) AWS
3 5 (19.23%) Office 365
4 3 (11.54%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
5 2 (7.69%) IaaS
5 2 (7.69%) PaaS
5 2 (7.69%) Serverless
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Functions
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Stack
6 1 (3.85%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (11.54%) Power BI
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Appium
2 1 (3.85%) Genymotion
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) MSI
2 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.85%) Postman
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Python Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Azure Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (11.54%) ETL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Core
1 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) React
1 1 (3.85%) RESTful
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Microservices
4 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (11.54%) Sprint Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Privileged Access Management
6 2 (7.69%) Server Hardening
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VB
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CISSP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (11.54%) CISA
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Nessus
2 2 (7.69%) Packer
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) Consul
3 1 (3.85%) Grafana
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Prometheus
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Juniper
2 2 (7.69%) Veeam
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee