The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 62 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 5 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 1.59% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 3.13% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£381 £426 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% +20.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £426 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £426 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -26.15%
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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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
287 415 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.22% 50.73% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 170 185
Average daily rate £350 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £443 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £11.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) MSI
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SQL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
2 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) CMMI
2 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) Lumension
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
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