Period
to 24 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 May 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 > West London
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 61 77
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 18 51 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West London 2.30% 2.77% 2.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.10% 6.62% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 48
Median daily rate £444 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £378 £361 £170
90th Percentile £534 £645 £538
London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.92% -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £46.42
% change year-on-year - -24.59% -7.17%

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 West London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 295 770 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 37.77% 41.76% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 584 763
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £322 £321 £307
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26.25 £21.07 £34.50
90th Percentile £36.50 £54.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £41.46
% change year-on-year -2.78% -13.16% -2.46%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in West London

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West London.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in West London

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in West London.

Daily rate trend for PowerShell in West London

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in West London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in West London over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PowerShell in West London

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in West London.

Hourly rate trend for PowerShell in West London

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West London region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Hounslow +12 5 £410 -31.67% 1
Richmond upon Thames - 4 £450 -
Hammersmith +6 1 £175 -
PowerShell
London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Azure
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
5 4 (22.22%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (16.67%) Scorecard
6 3 (16.67%) Databricks
6 3 (16.67%) Tableau
6 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (16.67%) Office 365
6 3 (16.67%) AWS
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
1 1 (5.56%) NServiceBus
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (16.67%) AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Functions
5 1 (5.56%) PaaS
5 1 (5.56%) Power Platform
5 1 (5.56%) Serverless
5 1 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (11.11%) Data Lake
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
2 2 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 2 (11.11%) YAML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Scorecard
6 2 (11.11%) Architectural Design
6 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Project Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Server Management
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) R
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE Security
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Grafana
2 1 (5.56%) Graylog
2 1 (5.56%) Salt
2 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Databricks
3 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 3 (16.67%) Tableau
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) ESRI
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Lumension
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter