Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 27 50
Rank change year-on-year -52 +23 +39
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 33 85 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.97% 6.31% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 11.92% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 16
Glasgow median daily rate £285 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.94% +41.67% -18.64%
10th Percentile £108 £263 £206
90th Percentile £463 £550 £408
Scotland median daily rate £390 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -4.77%
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 820 713 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.07% 52.93% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 387 299
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £262
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -93.95% +302.12% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £34.50 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +23.36%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
5 13 (39.39%) VMware
6 11 (33.33%) Migration
6 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
6 11 (33.33%) Office 365
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) Citrix
7 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) Degree
8 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
8 7 (21.21%) Unix
8 7 (21.21%) DHCP
8 7 (21.21%) DNS
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) MCSE
9 6 (18.18%) Linux
9 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (18.18%) SCCM
9 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (15.15%) 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 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (9.09%) IIS
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
7 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
8 1 (3.03%) Confluence
8 1 (3.03%) GemFire
8 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.09%) InfoPath
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Office 365
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (3.03%) GitHub
7 1 (3.03%) IaaS
7 1 (3.03%) PaaS
7 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DHCP
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) VLAN
2 4 (12.12%) VPN
2 4 (12.12%) Wireless
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) KDB
3 1 (3.03%) Kdb+
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) MSI
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Concordion
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
1 4 (12.12%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) XSLT
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) React
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
4 1 (3.03%) iBATIS
4 1 (3.03%) J2SE
4 1 (3.03%) JAXB
4 1 (3.03%) JAX-RS
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) iPhone
2 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Wiki
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Unix
4 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Solaris
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Phone
8 1 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) Analytics
2 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
3 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
3 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) High Availability
3 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Presales
3 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
4 2 (6.06%) ETL
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Korn
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) VB
5 2 (6.06%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) Java 8
6 1 (3.03%) Jython
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 6 (18.18%) MCSE
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (9.09%) MCSA
5 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) vSphere
2 4 (12.12%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) Ansible
2 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (9.09%) Malwarebytes
2 3 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Dell
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) Apple
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Ivanti
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 3 (9.09%) Sophos
6 3 (9.09%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Nintex
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) iManage
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Sencha