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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 4 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 33 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 44.00% 28.28% 12.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 94.29% 62.12% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 11
Median daily rate £350 £410 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -10.25% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.06% +172.22%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 66 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 46.67% 45.52% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 23
Median daily rate £390 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire citing PowerShell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Renfrewshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerShell in Renfrewshire

PowerShell
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +4 30 £370 -9.75% 1
Renfrew - 2 £340 -
PowerShell
Scotland

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 44 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 41 (73.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 36 (64.29%) Security Cleared
6 35 (62.50%) SC Cleared
7 29 (51.79%) MS Excel
8 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
8 26 (46.43%) SQL
9 24 (42.86%) C#
9 24 (42.86%) .NET
10 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (41.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
11 21 (37.50%) IIS
11 21 (37.50%) XAML
12 20 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (32.14%) Puppet
14 17 (30.36%) DNS
15 16 (28.57%) Open Source
15 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (25.00%) ITIL
16 14 (25.00%) VMware
17 13 (23.21%) Prototyping
17 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (23.21%) vSphere
18 12 (21.43%) MSI
18 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
19 11 (19.64%) Linux
19 11 (19.64%) DHCP

PowerShell
Top Related 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 21 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (51.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) DNS
2 11 (19.64%) DHCP
2 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 11 (19.64%) HTTPS
2 11 (19.64%) SAN
2 11 (19.64%) VSAN
3 10 (17.86%) SSL
4 4 (7.14%) Firewall
4 4 (7.14%) Kerberos
4 4 (7.14%) LDAP
4 4 (7.14%) X.500
5 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.57%) Skype
6 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.79%) NAS
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 12 (21.43%) MSI
4 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Automation Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) PowerShell Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 5 (8.93%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Development Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) SCCM Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V Specialist
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) PKI
1 4 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 44 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 41 (73.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (19.64%) Linux
5 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
6 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
6 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (17.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (28.57%) Open Source
3 14 (25.00%) ITIL
4 13 (23.21%) Prototyping
5 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
5 11 (19.64%) Software Distribution
6 10 (17.86%) Patch Management
6 10 (17.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.57%) ITSM
8 2 (3.57%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (1.79%) Defect Management
9 1 (1.79%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) C#
3 21 (37.50%) XAML
4 10 (17.86%) REXX
4 10 (17.86%) Tcl
4 10 (17.86%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) Jython
5 2 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 35 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) MCITP
5 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) MCTS
System Software
1 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) vSphere
3 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Puppet
2 11 (19.64%) PowerCLI
2 11 (19.64%) vRealize
3 10 (17.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (5.36%) SCCM
4 3 (5.36%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.57%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.57%) SCOM
5 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.79%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) BMC
4 2 (3.57%) CA
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) F5
Erskine, Renfrewshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago