The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 5 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 35.00% 14.29% 8.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 52.17% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 8
Median daily rate £320 £384 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.61% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%

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

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 60.00% 27.38% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 37
Median daily rate £320 £341 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.22% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £317 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

PowerShell Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

PowerShell Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +14 12 £320 -17.41%
Renfrew - 2 - -
PowerShell
Scotland

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 61 (80.26%) Windows
1 61 (80.26%) Active Directory
2 52 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 52 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 45 (59.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (56.58%) Security Cleared
6 40 (52.63%) SC Cleared
7 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
8 31 (40.79%) HP
8 31 (40.79%) Migration
9 29 (38.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (35.53%) Office 365
11 25 (32.89%) Computer Science
11 25 (32.89%) Degree
11 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (31.58%) MCSE
13 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
13 23 (30.26%) DNS
13 23 (30.26%) OpenStack
13 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (28.95%) Skype for Business
14 22 (28.95%) SQL
15 21 (27.63%) SharePoint
15 21 (27.63%) ITIL
16 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
16 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
16 20 (26.32%) Skype
17 19 (25.00%) VMware

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
1 23 (30.26%) OpenStack
2 22 (28.95%) Skype for Business
3 21 (27.63%) SharePoint
4 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (9.21%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) Office 365
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) DNS
2 20 (26.32%) Skype
3 14 (18.42%) SAN
4 12 (15.79%) DHCP
5 11 (14.47%) VSAN
6 10 (13.16%) Firewall
6 10 (13.16%) Kerberos
7 7 (9.21%) LDAP
7 7 (9.21%) X.500
8 6 (7.89%) HTTP
8 6 (7.89%) HTTPS
8 6 (7.89%) iSCSI
8 6 (7.89%) NAS
9 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.32%) SNMP
10 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) MSI
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Messaging Specialist
2 12 (15.79%) Active Directory Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Lync Specialist
4 9 (11.84%) Office 365 Specialist
4 9 (11.84%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 6 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Mobility Specialist
6 5 (6.58%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Management Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Development Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Mobility Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) PowerShell Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) VMware Specialist
10 1 (1.32%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) .NET
2 9 (11.84%) Middleware
3 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.63%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) XSD
5 1 (1.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) PKI
2 8 (10.53%) Replication
3 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (80.26%) Windows
2 52 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 45 (59.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.21%) Android
6 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
6 7 (9.21%) Linux
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.32%) AIX
7 1 (1.32%) HPUX
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.32%) Solaris
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Migration
2 21 (27.63%) ITIL
3 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
4 10 (13.16%) Application Packaging
4 10 (13.16%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (11.84%) OO
6 8 (10.53%) ITSM
7 6 (7.89%) Software Distribution
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.95%) Prototyping
9 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Change Management
10 2 (2.63%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.63%) Security Monitoring
11 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.32%) Defect Management
11 1 (1.32%) Release Management
11 1 (1.32%) Service Management
11 1 (1.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.84%) Jython
2 9 (11.84%) Python
3 6 (7.89%) VBScript
4 3 (3.95%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) Korn
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (56.58%) Security Cleared
2 40 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 29 (38.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (32.89%) Degree
5 24 (31.58%) MCSE
6 11 (14.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.32%) MCP
8 1 (1.32%) MCSA
8 1 (1.32%) MCTS
System Software
1 61 (80.26%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.11%) vSphere
4 4 (5.26%) DFS Replication
4 4 (5.26%) Firmware
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.63%) Brightmail
6 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) PowerCLI
2 11 (14.47%) vRealize
3 10 (13.16%) SCOrch
4 9 (11.84%) BladeLogic
4 9 (11.84%) Puppet
5 8 (10.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (9.21%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.63%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (2.63%) SCCM
8 1 (1.32%) Netcool
8 1 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.32%) SCOM
8 1 (1.32%) SCSM
8 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 31 (40.79%) HP
3 19 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (13.16%) CA
4 10 (13.16%) IronPort
5 9 (11.84%) BMC
5 9 (11.84%) Dell
6 3 (3.95%) AppSense
6 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Altiris
7 1 (1.32%) F5
7 1 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat