Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 42 74
Rank change year-on-year +4 +32 +13
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 57 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.91% 3.84% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.67% 8.69% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 11
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% -2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £266 £265 £306
90th Percentile £550 £416 £420
Scotland median daily rate £450 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +32.35% -6.21% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 534 472 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 46.03% 44.19% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 235 307
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +9.63% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £213
90th Percentile £520 £450 £464
Scotland median daily rate £389 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +11.07% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.16 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.42% -45.16% +175.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

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 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 25 (43.86%) Symantec
4 23 (40.35%) Firewall
5 21 (36.84%) Finance
6 20 (35.09%) SQL
7 19 (33.33%) SCCM
7 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (29.82%) Publishing
9 17 (29.82%) Business Continuity
9 17 (29.82%) IIS
9 17 (29.82%) Linux
9 17 (29.82%) BCP
9 17 (29.82%) Business Continuity Planning
10 16 (28.07%) Python
10 16 (28.07%) Migration
11 15 (26.32%) C#
11 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
12 14 (24.56%) Security Operations
12 14 (24.56%) Perl
12 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
12 14 (24.56%) HP
13 13 (22.81%) Internet
14 12 (21.05%) IBM
14 12 (21.05%) Dell
14 12 (21.05%) VMware
15 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008

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 17 (29.82%) IIS
2 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
6 4 (7.02%) Apache
6 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
7 3 (5.26%) Apache Solr
7 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
8 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Firewall
2 13 (22.81%) Internet
3 6 (10.53%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) DHCP
4 3 (5.26%) Skype
5 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) EDMS
2 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Security Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) Security Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) IT Security Specialist
4 5 (8.77%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Migration Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Build and Release Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Build Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Release Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) jQuery
4 3 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) LDAP
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) Kafka
5 2 (3.51%) XSLT
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.75%) CSS3
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.75%) React
6 1 (1.75%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Clustering
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (29.82%) Linux
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.51%) Unix
8 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.75%) Solaris
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) BCP
2 17 (29.82%) Business Continuity
2 17 (29.82%) Business Continuity Planning
3 16 (28.07%) Migration
4 14 (24.56%) Security Operations
5 11 (19.30%) Task Automation
6 10 (17.54%) Data Loss Prevention
6 10 (17.54%) Project Management
6 10 (17.54%) Web Development
7 7 (12.28%) High Availability
8 4 (7.02%) Data Security
9 3 (5.26%) Open Source
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Workflow
10 2 (3.51%) Change Control
10 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.51%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) Python
3 15 (26.32%) C#
3 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.56%) Perl
5 11 (19.30%) VBScript
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) Java
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) HNC
3 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) SCCM
2 9 (15.79%) IBM BigFix
2 9 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (12.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (7.02%) EnCase
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.75%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) Symantec
3 14 (24.56%) HP
4 12 (21.05%) Dell
4 12 (21.05%) IBM
4 12 (21.05%) VMware
5 10 (17.54%) Oracle
6 4 (7.02%) McAfee
7 2 (3.51%) Nintex
7 2 (3.51%) Nuix
8 1 (1.75%) Altiris
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix
8 1 (1.75%) FireEye
8 1 (1.75%) RedGate
8 1 (1.75%) Splunk
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas