Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 40 45
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 +44
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 39 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.76% 4.01% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 8.35% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 22
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £260 £335 £288
90th Percentile £458 £400 £420
Scotland median daily rate £420 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +61.54% -65.33% -

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 672 515 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.59% 48.04% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 286 261
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.54% +4.33% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £223
90th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £46.00 £17.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.59% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.30 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -53.87% - +21.95%

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 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
4 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
6 16 (41.03%) VMware
7 15 (38.46%) Migration
7 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 14 (35.90%) Office 365
9 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) Citrix
10 11 (28.21%) SQL
11 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
11 10 (25.64%) SCCM
12 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
13 8 (20.51%) High Availability
13 8 (20.51%) DHCP
14 7 (17.95%) IIS
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
15 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (15.38%) .NET
15 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 6 (15.38%) DNS
15 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
16 5 (12.82%) Windows 7

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 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.95%) IIS
3 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DHCP
2 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) Skype
4 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) EDMS
5 2 (5.13%) PowerCenter
5 2 (5.13%) QlikView
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Hudson
1 4 (10.26%) MSI
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) NUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) Consultant
2 4 (10.26%) Architect
2 4 (10.26%) Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Designer
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Expert
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Packager
4 2 (5.13%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Release Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 3 (7.69%) COM
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) XSLT
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.56%) React
5 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Migration
2 8 (20.51%) High Availability
3 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) Decision-Making
5 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 2 (5.13%) Records Management
5 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.56%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.56%) Personalization
6 1 (2.56%) SDLC
6 1 (2.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) XenApp
5 3 (7.69%) XenServer
6 2 (5.13%) Docker
6 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
6 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.56%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.56%) SafeCom
4 1 (2.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) Ivanti
4 3 (7.69%) Twitter
5 2 (5.13%) Informatica
5 2 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.13%) Nintex
5 2 (5.13%) Veritas
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) ThinPrint