Period
to 21 July 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 21 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 > Renfrewshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 +18
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 75 58 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 27.17% 44.62% 22.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.59% 93.55% 53.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 87
Renfrewshire median daily rate £409 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £311 £297
90th Percentile £446 £445 £445
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 17
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 128 62 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 46.38% 47.69% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 60 182
Renfrewshire median daily rate £290 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +25.00% -7.91%
10th Percentile £256 £305 £263
90th Percentile £440 £445 £434
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 17
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £28.25 - £37.50
10th Percentile £26.18 - £35.50
90th Percentile £29.73 - £41.80
Scotland median hourly rate £17.40 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -55.10% -3.13% +30.08%

PowerShell
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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -9 74 £409 +2.13%
PowerShell
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 65 (86.67%) Windows
2 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
3 63 (84.00%) Windows Server
4 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
5 56 (74.67%) SC Cleared
6 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (58.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (56.00%) Office 365
9 41 (54.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (49.33%) Migration
10 37 (49.33%) Degree
10 37 (49.33%) Computer Science
10 37 (49.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
12 35 (46.67%) SharePoint
13 34 (45.33%) MCSE
14 28 (37.33%) Citrix
14 28 (37.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 27 (36.00%) XML
15 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
16 26 (34.67%) IIS
16 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
16 26 (34.67%) XSLT
16 26 (34.67%) CSS
16 26 (34.67%) InfoPath
16 26 (34.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 26 (34.67%) High Availability
16 26 (34.67%) jQuery
16 26 (34.67%) SharePoint Server

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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 35 (46.67%) SharePoint
2 28 (37.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (34.67%) IIS
3 26 (34.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 26 (34.67%) SharePoint Server
4 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
5 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (21.33%) Skype for Business
6 15 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
7 14 (18.67%) OpenStack
8 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) InfoPath
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (56.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) DHCP
1 24 (32.00%) DNS
2 16 (21.33%) Skype
3 7 (9.33%) VSAN
4 6 (8.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (8.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (2.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Visual Studio
2 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (17.33%) MSI
4 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.33%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 17 (22.67%) Design Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 4 (5.33%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Lync Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Support
7 3 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Lync Specialist
8 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) XML
2 26 (34.67%) CSS
2 26 (34.67%) jQuery
2 26 (34.67%) XSLT
3 22 (29.33%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (49.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 65 (86.67%) Windows
2 63 (84.00%) Windows Server
3 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (58.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Migration
2 26 (34.67%) High Availability
3 23 (30.67%) Workflow
4 22 (29.33%) Records Management
5 11 (14.67%) ITIL
5 11 (14.67%) Software Delivery
5 11 (14.67%) Software Distribution
6 7 (9.33%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.00%) Analytics
7 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.67%) Personalization
8 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (1.33%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.33%) Proactive Monitoring
10 1 (1.33%) Server Building
10 1 (1.33%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (32.00%) C#
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) VBScript
5 11 (14.67%) T-SQL
5 11 (14.67%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) LINC
6 1 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (74.67%) SC Cleared
3 41 (54.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (49.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (49.33%) Degree
5 34 (45.33%) MCSE
6 7 (9.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.67%) XenApp
3 25 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 25 (33.33%) XenServer
4 11 (14.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
6 7 (9.33%) VMware NSX
7 4 (5.33%) vSphere
8 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) SCCM
1 11 (14.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (13.33%) PowerCLI
3 7 (9.33%) vRealize
4 6 (8.00%) SafeCom
5 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.33%) Citrix
3 22 (29.33%) Nintex
4 20 (26.67%) VMware
5 17 (22.67%) Ivanti
6 6 (8.00%) ThinPrint
7 3 (4.00%) McAfee
8 1 (1.33%) Gemalto
8 1 (1.33%) HP
8 1 (1.33%) Lotus
8 1 (1.33%) Lumension
8 1 (1.33%) NetApp
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.33%) Symantec