Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 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.

Windows PowerShell
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -38 +3 +50
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 42 58 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.40% 4.60% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 8.55% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 19
Glasgow median daily rate £328 £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +15.67% -12.13%
10th Percentile £108 £263 £206
90th Percentile £454 £500 £430
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £37.50

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 872 678 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.89% 53.77% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 366 295
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £475 £445
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.24% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.40 £41.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -57.82% +4.43% +27.42%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Glasgow

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Glasgow

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
5 17 (40.48%) Office 365
6 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 14 (33.33%) Citrix
8 14 (33.33%) SCCM
9 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
9 13 (30.95%) VMware
10 11 (26.19%) Migration
10 11 (26.19%) SQL
10 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
11 10 (23.81%) DHCP
11 10 (23.81%) DNS
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 7 (16.67%) IIS
14 7 (16.67%) Degree
14 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
14 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 7 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (16.67%) High Availability
14 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
5 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.38%) Confluence
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.38%) GemFire
7 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) InfoPath
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (40.48%) Office 365
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) OneDrive
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) DHCP
1 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Skype
2 3 (7.14%) VLAN
2 3 (7.14%) VPN
2 3 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) PowerCenter
4 2 (4.76%) QlikView
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MSI
2 4 (9.52%) Hudson
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) Concordion
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Architect
2 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 3 (7.14%) Developer
3 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) IT Support
3 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Applications Packager
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Designer
4 2 (4.76%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) jQuery
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) XSLT
3 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) COM
5 2 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) Ehcache
6 1 (2.38%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.38%) iBATIS
6 1 (2.38%) JAXB
6 1 (2.38%) JAX-RS
6 1 (2.38%) JMS
6 1 (2.38%) JPA
6 1 (2.38%) REST
6 1 (2.38%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.52%) Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Solaris
7 3 (7.14%) Unix
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Migration
2 7 (16.67%) High Availability
3 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (11.90%) Workflow
4 4 (9.52%) Records Management
4 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Software Distribution
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL
5 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.14%) Personalization
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) ETL
6 2 (4.76%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) VB
4 4 (9.52%) VBScript
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Jython
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (11.90%) MCSE
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (14.29%) XenApp
3 6 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.90%) XenServer
5 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.76%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.76%) Malwarebytes
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.38%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.38%) SafeCom
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Citrix
3 13 (30.95%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Ivanti
5 4 (9.52%) Nintex
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) Symantec
6 3 (7.14%) Twitter
7 2 (4.76%) Apple
7 2 (4.76%) Avaya
7 2 (4.76%) Informatica
7 2 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.76%) Sophos
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Sencha
8 1 (2.38%) ThinPrint
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas