The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 4 7 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 30 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 44.12% 30.83% 17.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 93.75% 63.08% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 11
Median daily rate £370 £410 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.75% +20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £338
% change year-on-year -10.25% +15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.06% +172.22%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 32 65 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 47.06% 48.87% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 21
Median daily rate £390 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Erskine

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Erskine.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Erskine

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Erskine over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Erskine

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Erskine

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Erskine region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 44 (86.27%) Windows
2 43 (84.31%) Windows Server
3 38 (74.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
4 35 (68.63%) Security Cleared
5 34 (66.67%) SC Cleared
6 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
6 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
7 23 (45.10%) C#
7 23 (45.10%) .NET
8 22 (43.14%) SQL
8 22 (43.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
10 20 (39.22%) IIS
10 20 (39.22%) XAML
11 19 (37.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (33.33%) Puppet
13 15 (29.41%) Open Source
13 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (29.41%) DNS
14 13 (25.49%) Prototyping
15 12 (23.53%) ITIL
15 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
15 12 (23.53%) VMware
15 12 (23.53%) MSI
16 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
16 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (21.57%) Linux
16 11 (21.57%) HTTP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 20 (39.22%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) DNS
2 11 (21.57%) HTTP
2 11 (21.57%) HTTPS
3 10 (19.61%) SSL
4 9 (17.65%) DHCP
4 9 (17.65%) SAN
4 9 (17.65%) VSAN
5 4 (7.84%) Kerberos
5 4 (7.84%) LDAP
5 4 (7.84%) X.500
6 2 (3.92%) Firewall
7 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
7 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
3 12 (23.53%) MSI
4 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) PowerShell Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 5 (9.80%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Development Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) PKI
1 4 (7.84%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Windows
2 43 (84.31%) Windows Server
3 38 (74.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (21.57%) Linux
5 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
6 10 (19.61%) Windows 10
6 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (19.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Continuous Delivery
2 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (29.41%) Open Source
3 13 (25.49%) Prototyping
4 12 (23.53%) ITIL
5 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
5 11 (21.57%) Software Distribution
6 10 (19.61%) Patch Management
6 10 (19.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (7.84%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.92%) ITSM
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (1.96%) Defect Management
9 1 (1.96%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 20 (39.22%) XAML
4 10 (19.61%) REXX
4 10 (19.61%) Tcl
4 10 (19.61%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Jython
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (68.63%) Security Cleared
2 34 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) MCTS
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (21.57%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) Puppet
2 10 (19.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (17.65%) PowerCLI
3 9 (17.65%) vRealize
4 3 (5.88%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.92%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (1.96%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.96%) SCCM
6 1 (1.96%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) BMC
4 2 (3.92%) CA
4 2 (3.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) F5
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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Rate: Negotiable
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