The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 31 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 23 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.24% 0.39% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 1.19% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £330 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
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 £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £20.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -57.21%
PowerShell
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 253 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.36% 32.56% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 143 197
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerShell across the Glasgow region.

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 19 (45.24%) VBScript
4 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) SCCM
6 14 (33.33%) Symantec
6 14 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (30.95%) Firewall
7 13 (30.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (30.95%) C#
8 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 10 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (23.81%) VMware
9 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (21.43%) Publishing
10 9 (21.43%) Linux
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.67%) ITIL
11 7 (16.67%) BCP
11 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
11 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (14.29%) Migration
12 6 (14.29%) HP
12 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (14.29%) Perl

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
5 2 (4.76%) LDAP
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) Intranet
6 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.38%) Skype
6 1 (2.38%) SSH
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) AdminStudio
1 2 (4.76%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Publishing
3 3 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Security Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Packager
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.81%) Windows 10
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (21.43%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Unix
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) BCP
1 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.76%) Change Control
4 2 (4.76%) Data Security
4 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.76%) Project Management
4 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (4.76%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.38%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) VBScript
2 13 (30.95%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Bourne shell
6 2 (4.76%) C
6 2 (4.76%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) Korn
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) CISSP
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) SANS
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) HND
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) vSphere
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.76%) Firmware
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) NFS
6 1 (2.38%) Samba
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) SCCM
2 13 (30.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.52%) PowerCLI
3 4 (9.52%) vRealize
4 3 (7.14%) SCOM
5 2 (4.76%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Symantec
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) AppSense
6 1 (2.38%) CA
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Nintex
6 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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