The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Renfrewshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 16 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 14 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.09% 25.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.45% 54.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate
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£347 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 35.71% 45.83% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 11 12
Average daily rate £349 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £358 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

PowerShell Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 19 (95.00%) VBScript
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) HP
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
5 13 (65.00%) Windows
6 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (30.00%) Tivoli
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) BMC
8 6 (30.00%) Perl
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
8 6 (30.00%) ArcSight
8 6 (30.00%) SCOM
9 5 (25.00%) CMDB
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) VB
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
10 4 (20.00%) Netcool
10 4 (20.00%) PKI
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) XML

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) IPv4
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MSI
2 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Packager
4 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Radia Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (15.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) CMDB
2 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
3 3 (15.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) VBScript
2 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) REXX
4 1 (5.00%) Tcl
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.00%) MCSA
4 3 (15.00%) MCITP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (30.00%) SCOM
3 4 (20.00%) Netcool
3 4 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) BMC
3 6 (30.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) AppSense
6 2 (10.00%) Altiris
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec