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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 6 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 116 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 26.73% 8.00% 7.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.46% 21.62% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 7 7
Median daily rate £353 £393 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.19% +19.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £340 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £26.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -11.86%
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
167 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 38.48% 37.00% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 21 32
Median daily rate £321 £406 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +21.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 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 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +11 116 £353 -10.19% 1
PowerShell
Scotland

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 122 (83.56%) Windows
2 95 (65.07%) Windows Server
3 93 (63.70%) Security Cleared
4 89 (60.96%) Microsoft
5 85 (58.22%) Active Directory
6 82 (56.16%) SC Cleared
7 77 (52.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 70 (47.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (45.89%) HP
10 66 (45.21%) SQL
11 65 (44.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (43.84%) SQL Server
13 53 (36.30%) DNS
13 53 (36.30%) VMware
14 51 (34.93%) MS Excel
15 50 (34.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 47 (32.19%) ITIL
16 47 (32.19%) OpenStack
17 44 (30.14%) VBScript
17 44 (30.14%) Migration
18 39 (26.71%) Office 365
19 38 (26.03%) Degree
20 37 (25.34%) SAN
21 36 (24.66%) Citrix
21 36 (24.66%) SharePoint
22 34 (23.29%) MCSE
23 32 (21.92%) MS Exchange
23 32 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2010
24 31 (21.23%) VMware Infrastructure
25 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (32.19%) OpenStack
2 36 (24.66%) SharePoint
3 32 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (21.92%) MS Exchange
4 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (17.12%) Skype for Business
6 21 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (12.33%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (8.22%) IIS
10 7 (4.79%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (2.74%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (34.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (26.71%) Office 365
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.30%) DNS
2 37 (25.34%) SAN
3 30 (20.55%) DHCP
4 20 (13.70%) Firewall
4 20 (13.70%) Skype
5 13 (8.90%) SSL
5 13 (8.90%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.16%) NAS
7 8 (5.48%) HTTP
7 8 (5.48%) HTTPS
7 8 (5.48%) iSCSI
7 8 (5.48%) NetScaler
8 7 (4.79%) SNMP
9 6 (4.11%) WAN
10 5 (3.42%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.68%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.64%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.22%) MSI
3 11 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.42%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.68%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 14 (9.59%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 12 (8.22%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (8.22%) Software Engineer
3 11 (7.53%) Messaging Engineer
3 11 (7.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (5.48%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (5.48%) Development Engineer
4 8 (5.48%) SharePoint Engineer
4 8 (5.48%) Software Development Engineer
5 7 (4.79%) Wintel Specialist
6 6 (4.11%) Consultant
7 4 (2.74%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (2.74%) Developer
7 4 (2.74%) Lync Engineer
7 4 (2.74%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (2.74%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (2.74%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (2.74%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (2.74%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.81%) XML
2 18 (12.33%) .NET
3 13 (8.90%) WinForms
3 13 (8.90%) WPF
4 12 (8.22%) Middleware
4 12 (8.22%) XSD
5 10 (6.85%) CSS
6 7 (4.79%) Regular Expression
7 6 (4.11%) jQuery
7 6 (4.11%) XSLT
8 5 (3.42%) HTML
9 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.53%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.11%) Clustering
4 6 (4.11%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 122 (83.56%) Windows
2 95 (65.07%) Windows Server
3 70 (47.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (44.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (34.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.79%) AIX
6 7 (4.79%) HPUX
6 7 (4.79%) Linux
6 7 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.79%) Solaris
6 7 (4.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.19%) ITIL
2 44 (30.14%) Migration
3 27 (18.49%) Load Balancing
4 17 (11.64%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.22%) OO
6 11 (7.53%) ITSM
7 10 (6.85%) Conflict Management
7 10 (6.85%) Risk Management
8 8 (5.48%) Change Management
8 8 (5.48%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.48%) Service Management
8 8 (5.48%) Software Distribution
9 7 (4.79%) Analytics
9 7 (4.79%) Content Management
9 7 (4.79%) Release Management
10 6 (4.11%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (4.11%) High Availability
10 6 (4.11%) Performance Testing
10 6 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (45.21%) SQL
2 44 (30.14%) VBScript
3 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.12%) C#
5 12 (8.22%) Java
5 12 (8.22%) Jython
5 12 (8.22%) Python
6 7 (4.79%) Bourne shell
6 7 (4.79%) Korn
6 7 (4.79%) Perl
7 6 (4.11%) C
7 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.42%) C++
8 5 (3.42%) COBOL
8 5 (3.42%) PL/1
8 5 (3.42%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 93 (63.70%) Security Cleared
2 82 (56.16%) SC Cleared
3 77 (52.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (26.03%) Degree
5 34 (23.29%) MCSE
6 23 (15.75%) MCSA
7 16 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.85%) DV Cleared
9 7 (4.79%) MCP
9 7 (4.79%) MCTS
10 6 (4.11%) MCITP
10 6 (4.11%) MCSD
11 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.68%) OCA
13 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 85 (58.22%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.38%) XenApp
4 20 (13.70%) Hyper-V
5 15 (10.27%) vSphere
6 13 (8.90%) Terminal Services
7 8 (5.48%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.79%) DFS Replication
9 5 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.74%) Firmware
11 1 (0.68%) Brightmail
11 1 (0.68%) UAG
11 1 (0.68%) vCloud
11 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (9.59%) SCCM
2 13 (8.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 12 (8.22%) BladeLogic
3 12 (8.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 12 (8.22%) Puppet
3 12 (8.22%) SCOrch
4 8 (5.48%) SCOM
5 7 (4.79%) Netcool
5 7 (4.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (4.79%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.42%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (2.74%) WSUS
8 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.68%) OpenView
8 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 89 (60.96%) Microsoft
2 67 (45.89%) HP
3 53 (36.30%) VMware
4 36 (24.66%) Citrix
5 19 (13.01%) CA
6 15 (10.27%) IronPort
7 13 (8.90%) AppSense
8 12 (8.22%) BMC
8 12 (8.22%) Dell
9 7 (4.79%) Altiris
9 7 (4.79%) IBM
9 7 (4.79%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.11%) Oracle
11 4 (2.74%) Nintex
11 4 (2.74%) Symantec
12 1 (0.68%) Opsware