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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 43 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 15 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.39% 1.19% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.61% 2.90% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Average daily rate £375 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.60 £24.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.47% -10.00%
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
197 310 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.42% 40.90% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 189 137
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016, 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Citrix
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) MCITP
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (15.00%) ISEB

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (15.00%) Lync
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Skype
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) PKI
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Debian
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (15.00%) OO
2 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) VBScript
5 2 (10.00%) AWK
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C-shell
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) sed
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) MCITP
5 3 (15.00%) ISEB
5 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 2 (10.00%) MCSA
6 2 (10.00%) MCSE
7 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
7 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago