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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 8 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 57 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 29.53% 9.27% 10.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.28% 30.43% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 10
Median daily rate £340 £333 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £317 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £406 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £43.38
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -53.89%
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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
86 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 44.56% 30.46% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 28 47
Median daily rate £330 £328 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -5.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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

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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

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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 6 December 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 68 (81.93%) Windows
2 65 (78.31%) Active Directory
3 56 (67.47%) Windows Server
4 55 (66.27%) Microsoft
5 46 (55.42%) Security Cleared
5 46 (55.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (54.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (48.19%) SC Cleared
8 37 (44.58%) HP
9 35 (42.17%) MS Excel
10 34 (40.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (40.96%) Migration
11 29 (34.94%) Office 365
12 26 (31.33%) MCSE
13 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
13 25 (30.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (30.12%) Degree
13 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
13 25 (30.12%) OpenStack
13 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
13 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2013
14 24 (28.92%) Skype for Business
15 23 (27.71%) DNS
15 23 (27.71%) SharePoint
15 23 (27.71%) SQL
16 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
16 22 (26.51%) Load Balancing
17 21 (25.30%) ITIL
18 20 (24.10%) VMware
18 20 (24.10%) Skype

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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 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2013
1 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
1 25 (30.12%) OpenStack
2 24 (28.92%) Skype for Business
3 23 (27.71%) SharePoint
4 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (9.64%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (8.43%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (42.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.94%) Office 365
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.71%) DNS
2 20 (24.10%) Skype
3 16 (19.28%) SAN
4 12 (14.46%) DHCP
5 10 (12.05%) Firewall
5 10 (12.05%) Kerberos
6 7 (8.43%) LDAP
6 7 (8.43%) X.500
7 6 (7.23%) HTTP
7 6 (7.23%) HTTPS
7 6 (7.23%) iSCSI
7 6 (7.23%) NAS
8 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.61%) SNMP
9 3 (3.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) MSI
2 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) Messaging Specialist
2 12 (14.46%) Active Directory Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Lync Specialist
4 9 (10.84%) Office 365 Specialist
5 8 (9.64%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 6 (7.23%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Mobility Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Management Specialist
9 3 (3.61%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Messaging Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) SCCM Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Exchange Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) .NET
2 9 (10.84%) Middleware
3 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.41%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) XSD
5 1 (1.20%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.64%) PKI
2 8 (9.64%) Replication
3 7 (8.43%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.82%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (81.93%) Windows
2 56 (67.47%) Windows Server
3 46 (55.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (54.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (30.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.64%) Linux
7 7 (8.43%) Android
7 7 (8.43%) Apple iOS
7 7 (8.43%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.41%) AIX
8 2 (2.41%) HPUX
8 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Migration
2 22 (26.51%) Load Balancing
3 21 (25.30%) ITIL
4 10 (12.05%) Application Packaging
4 10 (12.05%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (10.84%) OO
6 8 (9.64%) ITSM
7 6 (7.23%) Software Distribution
7 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.82%) Prototyping
9 3 (3.61%) Change Management
10 2 (2.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.41%) Service Management
11 1 (1.20%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.20%) Information Security
11 1 (1.20%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.20%) Release Management
11 1 (1.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) VBScript
3 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.84%) Jython
3 9 (10.84%) Python
4 3 (3.61%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) Bourne shell
5 2 (2.41%) Java
5 2 (2.41%) Korn
5 2 (2.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (55.42%) Security Cleared
2 40 (48.19%) SC Cleared
3 34 (40.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (31.33%) MCSE
5 25 (30.12%) Degree
6 10 (12.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.02%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.82%) MCSA
9 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.20%) MCP
9 1 (1.20%) MCTS
System Software
1 65 (78.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.46%) vSphere
4 4 (4.82%) Brightmail
4 4 (4.82%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.82%) Firmware
5 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) PowerCLI
2 10 (12.05%) SCOrch
3 9 (10.84%) BladeLogic
3 9 (10.84%) Puppet
3 9 (10.84%) vRealize
4 8 (9.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (8.43%) AirWatch
6 4 (4.82%) SCCM
7 3 (3.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (3.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (2.41%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (1.20%) Netcool
9 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.20%) SCOM
9 1 (1.20%) SCSM
9 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (66.27%) Microsoft
2 37 (44.58%) HP
3 20 (24.10%) VMware
4 12 (14.46%) IronPort
5 10 (12.05%) CA
6 9 (10.84%) BMC
6 9 (10.84%) Dell
7 5 (6.02%) Citrix
8 3 (3.61%) Altiris
8 3 (3.61%) AppSense
9 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.20%) F5
10 1 (1.20%) IBM
10 1 (1.20%) Symantec