Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 26 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 > Renfrewshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +19
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 55 46 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 28.65% 40.71% 25.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.90% 79.31% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 88
Renfrewshire median daily rate £409 £395 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +2.93% +10.44%
10th Percentile £265 £306 £305
90th Percentile £471 £445 £445
Scotland median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 81 58 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 42.19% 51.33% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 122
Renfrewshire median daily rate £295 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.71% +2.94% -2.30%
10th Percentile £258 £301 £277
90th Percentile £445 £445 £445
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.08 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -54.45% - +21.95%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

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Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -6 54 £409 +2.31% 4
PowerShell
Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 47 (85.45%) Windows
1 47 (85.45%) Microsoft
2 44 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 41 (74.55%) Security Cleared
4 40 (72.73%) SC Cleared
5 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (52.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (50.91%) Migration
8 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
8 28 (50.91%) Office 365
9 27 (49.09%) Computer Science
9 27 (49.09%) Degree
9 27 (49.09%) Computer Science Degree
10 24 (43.64%) Citrix
11 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
11 23 (41.82%) MCSE
12 22 (40.00%) XenApp
12 22 (40.00%) XenServer
12 22 (40.00%) XenDesktop
13 21 (38.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
14 20 (36.36%) IIS
14 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
14 20 (36.36%) CSS
14 20 (36.36%) XML
14 20 (36.36%) XSLT
14 20 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
14 20 (36.36%) InfoPath

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
2 21 (38.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (36.36%) IIS
3 20 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 20 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (23.64%) OpenStack
5 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
6 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (14.55%) Skype for Business
7 7 (12.73%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.82%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 28 (50.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) DHCP
1 15 (27.27%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) Skype
3 7 (12.73%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (12.73%) VSAN
4 6 (10.91%) NetScaler
5 5 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (3.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Visual Studio
2 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (16.36%) MSI
4 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.82%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Design Engineer
1 16 (29.09%) SharePoint Engineer
2 6 (10.91%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Messaging Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Lync Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Support
7 1 (1.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.82%) Architect
7 1 (1.82%) Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) CSS
1 20 (36.36%) jQuery
1 20 (36.36%) XML
1 20 (36.36%) XSLT
2 16 (29.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (49.09%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (85.45%) Windows
2 44 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Migration
2 20 (36.36%) High Availability
3 17 (30.91%) Workflow
4 16 (29.09%) Records Management
5 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
5 7 (12.73%) Software Distribution
6 6 (10.91%) Analytics
6 6 (10.91%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) Personalization
8 1 (1.82%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (1.82%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (1.82%) Server Building
8 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 18 (32.73%) C#
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) VBScript
5 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.73%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) LINC
6 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (74.55%) Security Cleared
2 40 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 29 (52.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (49.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (49.09%) Degree
5 23 (41.82%) MCSE
6 7 (12.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.00%) XenApp
2 22 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 22 (40.00%) XenServer
3 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (12.73%) VMware NSX
5 3 (5.45%) vSphere
6 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) PowerCLI
2 7 (12.73%) SafeCom
2 7 (12.73%) SCCM
2 7 (12.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (12.73%) vRealize
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Microsoft
2 24 (43.64%) Citrix
3 18 (32.73%) VMware
4 16 (29.09%) Nintex
5 13 (23.64%) Ivanti
6 7 (12.73%) ThinPrint
7 3 (5.45%) McAfee
8 1 (1.82%) Gemalto
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Lotus
8 1 (1.82%) Lumension
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle
8 1 (1.82%) Symantec