The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 4 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 23 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 50.00% 21.54% 11.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 92.00% 62.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 10
Median daily rate £343 £405 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.43% +17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £332 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £434 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% +28.88%

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
25 45 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 54.35% 34.62% 47.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 33
Median daily rate £350 £380 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £429 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Erskine region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 77 (83.70%) Windows
2 72 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 66 (71.74%) Active Directory
4 62 (67.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (65.22%) Microsoft
6 56 (60.87%) Security Cleared
7 53 (57.61%) SC Cleared
8 50 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (44.57%) MS Excel
10 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (30.43%) Migration
11 28 (30.43%) HP
12 27 (29.35%) SQL
13 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (27.17%) .NET
14 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
14 25 (27.17%) Degree
15 24 (26.09%) Office 365
16 22 (23.91%) IIS
16 22 (23.91%) MCSE
17 21 (22.83%) DNS
17 21 (22.83%) OpenStack
18 20 (21.74%) Skype for Business
18 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (21.74%) Puppet
18 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
18 20 (21.74%) Skype
18 20 (21.74%) MS Exchange
18 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
19 19 (20.65%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 22 (23.91%) IIS
2 21 (22.83%) OpenStack
3 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 20 (21.74%) Skype for Business
4 19 (20.65%) SharePoint
5 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 41 (44.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.09%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) DNS
2 20 (21.74%) Skype
3 14 (15.22%) HTTP
3 14 (15.22%) HTTPS
3 14 (15.22%) SAN
4 10 (10.87%) DHCP
4 10 (10.87%) Firewall
4 10 (10.87%) Kerberos
5 9 (9.78%) VSAN
6 8 (8.70%) SSL
7 7 (7.61%) LDAP
7 7 (7.61%) X.500
8 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.52%) NAS
9 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.87%) MSI
4 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (18.48%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) Active Directory Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Messaging Specialist
3 11 (11.96%) PowerShell Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Lync Specialist
5 9 (9.78%) Office 365 Specialist
6 7 (7.61%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 6 (6.52%) Mobility Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Management Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Build Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Mobility Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) VMware Specialist
11 1 (1.09%) Cloud Engineer
11 1 (1.09%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) .NET
2 9 (9.78%) Middleware
3 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.17%) XML
4 2 (2.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.70%) PKI
2 8 (8.70%) Replication
3 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 77 (83.70%) Windows
2 72 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 62 (67.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (15.22%) Linux
7 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.70%) Windows 10
8 8 (8.70%) Windows XP
9 7 (7.61%) Android
9 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
9 7 (7.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Migration
2 18 (19.57%) ITIL
2 18 (19.57%) Load Balancing
3 14 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (15.22%) Software Distribution
4 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (11.96%) Open Source
4 11 (11.96%) Prototyping
5 10 (10.87%) Application Packaging
5 10 (10.87%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (9.78%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.78%) OO
7 8 (8.70%) ITSM
7 8 (8.70%) Patch Management
7 8 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.26%) Personalization
10 2 (2.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.17%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) C#
3 15 (16.30%) XAML
4 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.78%) Jython
4 9 (9.78%) Python
5 8 (8.70%) REXX
5 8 (8.70%) Tcl
5 8 (8.70%) VB
6 5 (5.43%) VBScript
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 53 (57.61%) SC Cleared
3 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (27.17%) Degree
5 22 (23.91%) MCSE
6 9 (9.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.09%) MCP
9 1 (1.09%) MCTS
System Software
1 66 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.96%) vSphere
4 4 (4.35%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.35%) Firmware
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (21.74%) Puppet
2 10 (10.87%) SCOrch
3 9 (9.78%) BladeLogic
3 9 (9.78%) PowerCLI
3 9 (9.78%) vRealize
4 8 (8.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 8 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (7.61%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.09%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.09%) SCCM
6 1 (1.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 60 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (30.43%) HP
3 16 (17.39%) VMware
4 9 (9.78%) BMC
4 9 (9.78%) CA
4 9 (9.78%) Dell
5 8 (8.70%) IronPort
6 3 (3.26%) AppSense
6 3 (3.26%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) F5
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