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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 42 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 20 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.15% 0.58% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 1.74% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £213 £381 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.26% -10.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
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
279 288 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.94% 33.14% 50.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 137 178
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 26 (45.61%) Security Cleared
5 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
6 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (28.07%) HP
8 16 (28.07%) SQL
8 16 (28.07%) VMware
9 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (24.56%) Office 365
10 14 (24.56%) VBScript
10 14 (24.56%) DNS
11 13 (22.81%) Migration
12 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 11 (19.30%) C#
13 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
13 11 (19.30%) Linux
14 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
14 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
14 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (17.54%) OpenStack
15 9 (15.79%) Skype for Business
15 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (15.79%) Firewall
15 9 (15.79%) .NET

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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (17.54%) OpenStack
2 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
3 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (15.79%) Skype for Business
4 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (7.02%) IIS
7 3 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) DNS
2 9 (15.79%) Firewall
3 6 (10.53%) Skype
3 6 (10.53%) SSL
3 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.77%) SAN
5 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.02%) SNMP
6 3 (5.26%) DHCP
7 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) DBA
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Test Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (19.30%) Linux
7 6 (10.53%) Unix
8 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.26%) AIX
10 2 (3.51%) Solaris
11 1 (1.75%) HPUX
11 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Migration
2 6 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (7.02%) Analytics
4 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.26%) Security Testing
4 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.51%) BCP
5 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.51%) CRM
5 2 (3.51%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.51%) Release Management
5 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 1 (1.75%) DevOps
6 1 (1.75%) High Availability
6 1 (1.75%) Records Management
6 1 (1.75%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 14 (24.56%) VBScript
3 11 (19.30%) C#
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) Bourne shell
6 2 (3.51%) Korn
6 2 (3.51%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) Jython
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.28%) MCSE
5 6 (10.53%) Degree
6 5 (8.77%) MCITP
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.02%) ISEB
7 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
7 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (7.02%) MCSA
8 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.51%) CISSP
9 2 (3.51%) SANS
10 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) CCNA
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.02%) DFS Replication
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.75%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.26%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Netcool
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.75%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) HP
2 16 (28.07%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Citrix
4 5 (8.77%) Symantec
5 4 (7.02%) AppSense
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) CA
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) IronPort
7 2 (3.51%) Nintex
8 1 (1.75%) Altiris
8 1 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle
8 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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