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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 9 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 60 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 24.49% 7.04% 13.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.28% 23.81% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 3 18
Median daily rate £330 £330 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £326 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £346 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -49.52%
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
117 21 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 47.76% 29.58% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 12 54
Median daily rate £300 £330 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £317 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

PowerShell Hourly Rate Histogram in Erskine

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Erskine region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 130 (81.76%) Windows
2 108 (67.92%) Active Directory
3 100 (62.89%) Microsoft
4 92 (57.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 92 (57.86%) Windows Server
5 86 (54.09%) Security Cleared
6 81 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (49.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 77 (48.43%) HP
9 70 (44.03%) SC Cleared
10 60 (37.74%) SQL
11 59 (37.11%) MS Excel
11 59 (37.11%) Migration
11 59 (37.11%) OpenStack
12 55 (34.59%) Office 365
13 51 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 50 (31.45%) MCSE
14 50 (31.45%) Degree
15 49 (30.82%) DNS
16 48 (30.19%) SQL Server
17 47 (29.56%) Computer Science
18 45 (28.30%) MS Exchange
18 45 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
18 45 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2013
19 43 (27.04%) SharePoint
19 43 (27.04%) VMware
20 42 (26.42%) ITIL
21 41 (25.79%) VBScript
22 38 (23.90%) Load Balancing
23 37 (23.27%) Citrix

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 59 (37.11%) OpenStack
2 45 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 45 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 45 (28.30%) MS Exchange
3 43 (27.04%) SharePoint
4 37 (23.27%) Skype for Business
5 30 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (10.06%) Office Communications Server
8 14 (8.81%) IIS
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (37.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (34.59%) Office 365
2 12 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.82%) DNS
2 32 (20.13%) Skype
3 29 (18.24%) SAN
4 26 (16.35%) DHCP
5 20 (12.58%) Firewall
6 16 (10.06%) SSL
6 16 (10.06%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.92%) Kerberos
8 10 (6.29%) SNMP
9 8 (5.03%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.77%) NAS
11 5 (3.14%) HTTP
11 5 (3.14%) HTTPS
11 5 (3.14%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.89%) LDAP
12 3 (1.89%) X.500
13 1 (0.63%) LAN
13 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (11.95%) Wintel Engineer
2 15 (9.43%) Active Directory Engineer
2 15 (9.43%) Messaging Specialist
3 12 (7.55%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (6.29%) Lync Specialist
5 9 (5.66%) Office 365 Specialist
6 8 (5.03%) Messaging Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Wintel Specialist
7 7 (4.40%) Monitoring Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) SharePoint Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) Mobility Specialist
8 6 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) Consultant
10 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Management Specialist
10 4 (2.52%) Monitoring Specialist
10 4 (2.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.43%) .NET
2 9 (5.66%) Regular Expression
2 9 (5.66%) XML
3 8 (5.03%) Middleware
4 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.56%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.77%) Clustering
5 5 (3.14%) PKI
6 4 (2.52%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.52%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 130 (81.76%) Windows
2 92 (57.86%) Windows Server
3 81 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (49.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.43%) Linux
7 10 (6.29%) AIX
7 10 (6.29%) HPUX
7 10 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.29%) Solaris
8 9 (5.66%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.40%) Android
9 7 (4.40%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.40%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.11%) Migration
2 42 (26.42%) ITIL
3 38 (23.90%) Load Balancing
4 14 (8.81%) Application Packaging
5 12 (7.55%) Virtual Environments
6 10 (6.29%) Service Management
6 10 (6.29%) Unit Testing
7 9 (5.66%) Release Management
8 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (4.40%) Analytics
9 7 (4.40%) ITSM
10 6 (3.77%) Conflict Management
10 6 (3.77%) Content Management
10 6 (3.77%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (3.77%) OO
10 6 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (3.77%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.14%) Software Distribution
12 3 (1.89%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.74%) SQL
2 41 (25.79%) VBScript
3 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.29%) Bourne shell
4 10 (6.29%) Java
4 10 (6.29%) Korn
4 10 (6.29%) Perl
5 8 (5.03%) C#
5 8 (5.03%) Jython
5 8 (5.03%) Python
6 6 (3.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (57.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (54.09%) Security Cleared
3 70 (44.03%) SC Cleared
4 50 (31.45%) Degree
4 50 (31.45%) MCSE
5 20 (12.58%) MCSA
6 11 (6.92%) DV Cleared
7 10 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.77%) MCITP
8 6 (3.77%) MCP
8 6 (3.77%) MCSD
8 6 (3.77%) MCTS
9 3 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 108 (67.92%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.47%) XenApp
3 19 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (9.43%) Terminal Services
5 10 (6.29%) DFS Replication
5 10 (6.29%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.66%) vSphere
7 8 (5.03%) Firmware
7 8 (5.03%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.14%) Brightmail
10 1 (0.63%) UAG
10 1 (0.63%) vCloud
10 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (12.58%) PowerCLI
2 11 (6.92%) SCCM
3 10 (6.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (6.29%) SCOM
3 10 (6.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (5.66%) Netcool
4 9 (5.66%) Tivoli
5 8 (5.03%) BladeLogic
5 8 (5.03%) Puppet
5 8 (5.03%) SCOrch
6 7 (4.40%) AirWatch
6 7 (4.40%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (4.40%) HP SiteScope
6 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.63%) OpenView
7 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 100 (62.89%) Microsoft
2 77 (48.43%) HP
3 43 (27.04%) VMware
4 37 (23.27%) Citrix
5 21 (13.21%) IronPort
6 17 (10.69%) CA
7 16 (10.06%) AppSense
8 10 (6.29%) Altiris
8 10 (6.29%) Red Hat
9 9 (5.66%) IBM
10 8 (5.03%) BMC
10 8 (5.03%) Dell
11 1 (0.63%) Nintex
11 1 (0.63%) Opsware
11 1 (0.63%) Symantec