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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 8 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 98 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 21.83% 10.00% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.44% 29.73% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 10 7
Median daily rate £340 £384 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.40% +16.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £330 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £428 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% +3.92%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 40.09% 33.64% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 21 43
Median daily rate £320 £352 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 98 £340 -11.40%
PowerShell
Scotland

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 115 (82.73%) Windows
2 88 (63.31%) Security Cleared
3 87 (62.59%) Windows Server
4 86 (61.87%) Microsoft
5 84 (60.43%) Active Directory
6 76 (54.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 74 (53.24%) SC Cleared
8 70 (50.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 69 (49.64%) SQL
10 66 (47.48%) HP
11 64 (46.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 61 (43.88%) SQL Server
13 53 (38.13%) MS Excel
14 52 (37.41%) DNS
15 50 (35.97%) ITIL
16 47 (33.81%) OpenStack
17 46 (33.09%) VMware
18 45 (32.37%) Windows Server 2003
19 42 (30.22%) VBScript
20 41 (29.50%) Migration
21 39 (28.06%) SAN
21 39 (28.06%) Office 365
22 35 (25.18%) Citrix
22 35 (25.18%) Degree
23 34 (24.46%) MCSE
24 32 (23.02%) SharePoint
24 32 (23.02%) DHCP
25 30 (21.58%) Computer Science
26 29 (20.86%) MS Exchange
26 29 (20.86%) Exchange Server 2010

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 47 (33.81%) OpenStack
2 32 (23.02%) SharePoint
3 29 (20.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (20.86%) MS Exchange
4 28 (20.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (15.83%) Skype for Business
6 21 (15.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (13.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (10.79%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (8.63%) IIS
10 6 (4.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (4.32%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.72%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 53 (38.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.06%) Office 365
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 52 (37.41%) DNS
2 39 (28.06%) SAN
3 32 (23.02%) DHCP
4 20 (14.39%) Firewall
5 19 (13.67%) Skype
6 13 (9.35%) SSL
6 13 (9.35%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.47%) NAS
8 8 (5.76%) HTTP
8 8 (5.76%) HTTPS
8 8 (5.76%) iSCSI
8 8 (5.76%) NetScaler
9 7 (5.04%) SNMP
10 5 (3.60%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.16%) WAN
12 1 (0.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (43.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.04%) MSI
4 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 14 (10.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 12 (8.63%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (8.63%) Wintel Engineer
3 10 (7.19%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (5.76%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (5.76%) Software Engineer
4 8 (5.76%) Wintel Specialist
5 7 (5.04%) SharePoint Engineer
6 5 (3.60%) Consultant
6 5 (3.60%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (2.88%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (2.88%) Development Engineer
7 4 (2.88%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (2.88%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (2.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (2.88%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (2.88%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (2.16%) Lync Engineer
8 3 (2.16%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.11%) XML
2 14 (10.07%) .NET
3 12 (8.63%) Middleware
4 8 (5.76%) Regular Expression
5 7 (5.04%) CSS
5 7 (5.04%) WinForms
5 7 (5.04%) WPF
5 7 (5.04%) XSD
6 6 (4.32%) jQuery
6 6 (4.32%) XSLT
7 2 (1.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.91%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.32%) Clustering
4 6 (4.32%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 115 (82.73%) Windows
2 87 (62.59%) Windows Server
3 70 (50.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (46.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (32.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.76%) AIX
6 8 (5.76%) HPUX
6 8 (5.76%) Linux
6 8 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.76%) Solaris
6 8 (5.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.97%) ITIL
2 41 (29.50%) Migration
3 24 (17.27%) Load Balancing
4 12 (8.63%) Unit Testing
4 12 (8.63%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (7.91%) ITSM
6 10 (7.19%) Conflict Management
6 10 (7.19%) Risk Management
7 9 (6.47%) OO
8 8 (5.76%) Release Management
8 8 (5.76%) Service Management
8 8 (5.76%) Software Distribution
9 7 (5.04%) Analytics
10 6 (4.32%) Change Management
10 6 (4.32%) Content Management
10 6 (4.32%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (4.32%) High Availability
10 6 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.32%) Prototyping
11 5 (3.60%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.64%) SQL
2 42 (30.22%) VBScript
3 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
4 19 (13.67%) C#
5 12 (8.63%) Jython
5 12 (8.63%) Python
6 10 (7.19%) Java
7 8 (5.76%) Bourne shell
7 8 (5.76%) Korn
7 8 (5.76%) Perl
8 6 (4.32%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.16%) C
10 2 (1.44%) C++
10 2 (1.44%) COBOL
10 2 (1.44%) PL/1
10 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (63.31%) Security Cleared
2 76 (54.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (53.24%) SC Cleared
4 35 (25.18%) Degree
5 34 (24.46%) MCSE
6 23 (16.55%) MCSA
7 16 (11.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (8.63%) DV Cleared
9 6 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.32%) MCITP
9 6 (4.32%) MCP
9 6 (4.32%) MCSD
9 6 (4.32%) MCTS
10 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.72%) OCA
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 84 (60.43%) Active Directory
2 25 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (16.55%) XenApp
4 16 (11.51%) Hyper-V
5 15 (10.79%) Terminal Services
5 15 (10.79%) vSphere
6 8 (5.76%) XenDesktop
7 7 (5.04%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.88%) Firmware
8 4 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.72%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.72%) UAG
9 1 (0.72%) vCloud
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) SCCM
2 12 (8.63%) BladeLogic
2 12 (8.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 12 (8.63%) Puppet
2 12 (8.63%) SCOrch
3 11 (7.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (6.47%) SCOM
5 8 (5.76%) Netcool
5 8 (5.76%) Tivoli
6 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (5.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (4.32%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (2.88%) WSUS
9 1 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.72%) OpenView
9 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 86 (61.87%) Microsoft
2 66 (47.48%) HP
3 46 (33.09%) VMware
4 35 (25.18%) Citrix
5 20 (14.39%) CA
6 15 (10.79%) IronPort
7 13 (9.35%) AppSense
8 12 (8.63%) BMC
8 12 (8.63%) Dell
9 8 (5.76%) IBM
9 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.04%) Altiris
11 5 (3.60%) Symantec
12 4 (2.88%) Nintex
13 2 (1.44%) Oracle
14 1 (0.72%) Opsware