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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 13 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 29 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.69% 12.66% 9.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.89% 47.62% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 13
Median daily rate £320 £384 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.61% +10.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £330 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £433 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+48.45% +1.04%
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
112 21 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 45.16% 26.58% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 13 48
Median daily rate £320 £352 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 118 (83.10%) Windows
2 89 (62.68%) Microsoft
3 86 (60.56%) Security Cleared
4 84 (59.15%) Windows Server
5 81 (57.04%) Active Directory
6 77 (54.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 72 (50.70%) SC Cleared
8 69 (48.59%) HP
9 65 (45.77%) SQL
10 64 (45.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 61 (42.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 55 (38.73%) SQL Server
13 50 (35.21%) MS Excel
14 46 (32.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (31.69%) DNS
15 45 (31.69%) ITIL
15 45 (31.69%) Migration
15 45 (31.69%) OpenStack
16 44 (30.99%) VMware
16 44 (30.99%) VBScript
17 43 (30.28%) Office 365
18 37 (26.06%) MCSE
19 35 (24.65%) SharePoint
19 35 (24.65%) Citrix
19 35 (24.65%) Degree
20 33 (23.24%) SAN
21 32 (22.54%) MS Exchange
21 32 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2010
21 32 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2013
22 30 (21.13%) Computer Science

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 45 (31.69%) OpenStack
2 35 (24.65%) SharePoint
3 32 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (22.54%) MS Exchange
4 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (16.90%) Skype for Business
6 19 (13.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (10.56%) Office Communications Server
8 12 (8.45%) IIS
9 6 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (4.23%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.70%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 50 (35.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 43 (30.28%) Office 365
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (31.69%) DNS
2 33 (23.24%) SAN
3 26 (18.31%) DHCP
4 20 (14.08%) Firewall
5 19 (13.38%) Skype
6 16 (11.27%) SSL
6 16 (11.27%) TCP/IP
7 10 (7.04%) SNMP
8 9 (6.34%) NAS
9 8 (5.63%) HTTP
9 8 (5.63%) HTTPS
9 8 (5.63%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.63%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.52%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.41%) WAN
12 1 (0.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (38.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.93%) MSI
4 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 15 (10.56%) Wintel Engineer
2 12 (8.45%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (8.45%) Messaging Engineer
3 9 (6.34%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 8 (5.63%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (5.63%) Software Engineer
4 8 (5.63%) Wintel Specialist
5 7 (4.93%) Monitoring Engineer
5 7 (4.93%) SharePoint Engineer
6 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.23%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (3.52%) Consultant
8 4 (2.82%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Development Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Messaging Consultant
8 4 (2.82%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (2.82%) Monitoring Specialist
8 4 (2.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (2.82%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.79%) XML
2 14 (9.86%) .NET
3 12 (8.45%) Middleware
4 9 (6.34%) Regular Expression
5 7 (4.93%) CSS
5 7 (4.93%) WinForms
5 7 (4.93%) WPF
5 7 (4.93%) XSD
6 6 (4.23%) jQuery
6 6 (4.23%) XSLT
7 2 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.75%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.23%) Clustering
4 6 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 118 (83.10%) Windows
2 84 (59.15%) Windows Server
3 64 (45.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (42.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (32.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.04%) AIX
6 10 (7.04%) HPUX
6 10 (7.04%) Linux
6 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.04%) Solaris
7 9 (6.34%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) ITIL
1 45 (31.69%) Migration
2 26 (18.31%) Load Balancing
3 15 (10.56%) Unit Testing
4 12 (8.45%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (7.75%) ITSM
6 10 (7.04%) Service Management
7 9 (6.34%) OO
7 9 (6.34%) Release Management
8 8 (5.63%) Software Distribution
9 7 (4.93%) Analytics
10 6 (4.23%) Change Management
10 6 (4.23%) Conflict Management
10 6 (4.23%) Content Management
10 6 (4.23%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (4.23%) High Availability
10 6 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.23%) Prototyping
10 6 (4.23%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.77%) SQL
2 44 (30.99%) VBScript
3 26 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 19 (13.38%) C#
5 12 (8.45%) Java
5 12 (8.45%) Jython
5 12 (8.45%) Python
6 10 (7.04%) Bourne shell
6 10 (7.04%) Korn
6 10 (7.04%) Perl
7 6 (4.23%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.11%) C
9 2 (1.41%) C++
9 2 (1.41%) COBOL
9 2 (1.41%) PL/1
9 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (60.56%) Security Cleared
2 77 (54.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (50.70%) SC Cleared
4 37 (26.06%) MCSE
5 35 (24.65%) Degree
6 21 (14.79%) MCSA
7 12 (8.45%) DV Cleared
8 11 (7.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.23%) MCITP
9 6 (4.23%) MCP
9 6 (4.23%) MCSD
9 6 (4.23%) MCTS
10 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.70%) OCA
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 81 (57.04%) Active Directory
2 23 (16.20%) XenApp
3 20 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (10.56%) Terminal Services
5 11 (7.75%) Hyper-V
6 10 (7.04%) vSphere
7 8 (5.63%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.93%) DFS Replication
9 4 (2.82%) Brightmail
9 4 (2.82%) Firmware
9 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.70%) UAG
10 1 (0.70%) vCloud
10 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) SCCM
2 14 (9.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 12 (8.45%) BladeLogic
3 12 (8.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 12 (8.45%) Puppet
3 12 (8.45%) SCOrch
4 10 (7.04%) SCOM
4 10 (7.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (6.34%) Netcool
5 9 (6.34%) Tivoli
6 7 (4.93%) HP SiteScope
6 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.82%) WSUS
8 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.70%) OpenView
8 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 89 (62.68%) Microsoft
2 69 (48.59%) HP
3 44 (30.99%) VMware
4 35 (24.65%) Citrix
5 21 (14.79%) CA
6 18 (12.68%) IronPort
7 13 (9.15%) AppSense
8 12 (8.45%) BMC
8 12 (8.45%) Dell
9 10 (7.04%) Altiris
9 10 (7.04%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.34%) IBM
11 5 (3.52%) Symantec
12 4 (2.82%) Nintex
13 2 (1.41%) Oracle
14 1 (0.70%) Opsware