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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 7 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 116 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 27.17% 9.88% 8.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.88% 27.59% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 7 7
Median daily rate £353 £393 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.19% +19.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £340 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -11.86%
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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
166 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 38.88% 35.80% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 20 31
Median daily rate £321 £393 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.21% +14.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £314 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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 May 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.

1 120 (83.33%) Windows
2 94 (65.28%) Windows Server
3 92 (63.89%) Security Cleared
4 89 (61.81%) Microsoft
5 85 (59.03%) Active Directory
6 81 (56.25%) SC Cleared
7 77 (53.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 70 (48.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (46.53%) HP
10 66 (45.83%) SQL
11 65 (45.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 63 (43.75%) SQL Server
13 53 (36.81%) DNS
14 52 (36.11%) VMware
15 51 (35.42%) MS Excel
16 49 (34.03%) Windows Server 2003
17 47 (32.64%) ITIL
17 47 (32.64%) OpenStack
18 43 (29.86%) VBScript
18 43 (29.86%) Migration
19 39 (27.08%) Office 365
20 38 (26.39%) Degree
21 37 (25.69%) SAN
22 36 (25.00%) Citrix
22 36 (25.00%) SharePoint
23 34 (23.61%) MCSE
24 32 (22.22%) MS Exchange
24 32 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
25 31 (21.53%) VMware Infrastructure
26 30 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013

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 47 (32.64%) OpenStack
2 36 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 32 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 30 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (17.36%) Skype for Business
6 21 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (8.33%) IIS
10 7 (4.86%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (2.78%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (27.08%) Office 365
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.81%) DNS
2 37 (25.69%) SAN
3 30 (20.83%) DHCP
4 20 (13.89%) Firewall
4 20 (13.89%) Skype
5 13 (9.03%) SSL
5 13 (9.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.25%) NAS
7 8 (5.56%) HTTP
7 8 (5.56%) HTTPS
7 8 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 8 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 7 (4.86%) SNMP
9 6 (4.17%) WAN
10 5 (3.47%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.81%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.33%) MSI
3 11 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.69%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 14 (9.72%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 12 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 11 (7.64%) Messaging Engineer
3 11 (7.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (5.56%) Development Engineer
4 8 (5.56%) SharePoint Engineer
4 8 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
5 7 (4.86%) Wintel Specialist
6 6 (4.17%) Consultant
7 4 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (2.78%) Lync Engineer
7 4 (2.78%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (2.78%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (2.78%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (2.78%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (2.78%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.06%) XML
2 18 (12.50%) .NET
3 12 (8.33%) Middleware
3 12 (8.33%) WinForms
3 12 (8.33%) WPF
3 12 (8.33%) XSD
4 10 (6.94%) CSS
5 7 (4.86%) Regular Expression
6 6 (4.17%) jQuery
6 6 (4.17%) XSLT
7 5 (3.47%) HTML
8 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.64%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.17%) Clustering
4 6 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) PKI
6 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 120 (83.33%) Windows
2 94 (65.28%) Windows Server
3 70 (48.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (45.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (34.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.86%) AIX
6 7 (4.86%) HPUX
6 7 (4.86%) Linux
6 7 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.86%) Solaris
6 7 (4.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.64%) ITIL
2 43 (29.86%) Migration
3 27 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 16 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.33%) OO
6 11 (7.64%) ITSM
7 10 (6.94%) Conflict Management
7 10 (6.94%) Risk Management
8 8 (5.56%) Change Management
8 8 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.56%) Software Distribution
9 7 (4.86%) Analytics
9 7 (4.86%) Content Management
9 7 (4.86%) Release Management
9 7 (4.86%) Service Management
10 6 (4.17%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (4.17%) High Availability
10 6 (4.17%) Performance Testing
10 6 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (45.83%) SQL
2 43 (29.86%) VBScript
3 29 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.67%) C#
5 12 (8.33%) Java
5 12 (8.33%) Jython
5 12 (8.33%) Python
6 7 (4.86%) Bourne shell
6 7 (4.86%) Korn
6 7 (4.86%) Perl
7 6 (4.17%) C
7 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.47%) C++
8 5 (3.47%) COBOL
8 5 (3.47%) PL/1
8 5 (3.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 92 (63.89%) Security Cleared
2 81 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 77 (53.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (26.39%) Degree
5 34 (23.61%) MCSE
6 23 (15.97%) MCSA
7 16 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.94%) DV Cleared
9 7 (4.86%) MCP
9 7 (4.86%) MCTS
10 6 (4.17%) MCITP
10 6 (4.17%) MCSD
11 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.69%) OCA
13 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 85 (59.03%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.58%) XenApp
4 19 (13.19%) Hyper-V
5 15 (10.42%) vSphere
6 13 (9.03%) Terminal Services
7 8 (5.56%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.86%) DFS Replication
9 4 (2.78%) Firmware
9 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.69%) Brightmail
10 1 (0.69%) UAG
10 1 (0.69%) vCloud
10 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 13 (9.03%) SCCM
2 12 (8.33%) BladeLogic
2 12 (8.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 12 (8.33%) Puppet
2 12 (8.33%) SCOrch
3 8 (5.56%) SCOM
4 7 (4.86%) Netcool
4 7 (4.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (4.86%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.47%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (2.78%) WSUS
7 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.69%) OpenView
7 1 (0.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 89 (61.81%) Microsoft
2 67 (46.53%) HP
3 52 (36.11%) VMware
4 36 (25.00%) Citrix
5 19 (13.19%) CA
6 15 (10.42%) IronPort
7 13 (9.03%) AppSense
8 12 (8.33%) BMC
8 12 (8.33%) Dell
9 7 (4.86%) Altiris
9 7 (4.86%) IBM
9 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.47%) Oracle
11 4 (2.78%) Nintex
11 4 (2.78%) Symantec
12 1 (0.69%) Opsware