The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 20 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 21 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 14.79% 12.71% 26.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.26% 24.59% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 3
Average daily rate £410 £347 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.99% +15.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -20.35%
PowerShell
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 26.76% 51.69% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 15
Average daily rate £380 £349 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £318 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Erskine region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server
3 22 (59.46%) SC Cleared
3 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
3 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (59.46%) VMware
4 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
5 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (45.95%) HP
6 17 (45.95%) VBScript
6 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (37.84%) DNS
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 13 (35.14%) C#
8 13 (35.14%) XML
8 13 (35.14%) XSD
8 13 (35.14%) ITIL
8 13 (35.14%) SAN
8 13 (35.14%) MSI
8 13 (35.14%) WinForms
8 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
8 13 (35.14%) WPF
9 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
10 11 (29.73%) Performance Management
10 11 (29.73%) Change Management
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.81%) Live Communications Server
3 4 (10.81%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 13 (35.14%) SAN
3 9 (24.32%) DHCP
4 5 (13.51%) WAN
5 4 (10.81%) Firewall
5 4 (10.81%) HTTP
5 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
5 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.81%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MSI
2 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
2 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Development Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Tools Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Lync Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Lync Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) WinForms
1 13 (35.14%) WPF
1 13 (35.14%) XML
1 13 (35.14%) XSD
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 5 (13.51%) Middleware
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
1 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
2 11 (29.73%) Change Management
2 11 (29.73%) Performance Management
3 10 (27.03%) OO
3 10 (27.03%) Performance Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
5 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Web Development
6 5 (13.51%) ITSM
6 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) Software Distribution
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.70%) Content Management
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) VBScript
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) C
5 7 (18.92%) C++
5 7 (18.92%) COBOL
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) PL/1
5 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.51%) Jython
6 5 (13.51%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) REXX
7 1 (2.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) SC Cleared
1 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (24.32%) MCSA
4 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (18.92%) Degree
6 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.70%) MCP
7 1 (2.70%) MCTS
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.92%) vSphere
5 4 (10.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (13.51%) BladeLogic
2 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) SCOrch
3 3 (8.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (8.11%) SCCM
3 3 (8.11%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle
5 5 (13.51%) BMC
5 5 (13.51%) CA
5 5 (13.51%) Dell
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix
7 3 (8.11%) Symantec
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 4 days ago