Period
to 21 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 9 74 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 12.00% 26.33% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 81.82% 60.16% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 81 26
Renfrewshire median daily rate £320 £340 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.81% +1.84%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £310
90th Percentile £345 £445 £428
Scotland median daily rate £450 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +32.35% -6.21% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £31.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 11 123 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 14.67% 43.77% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 90 58
Renfrewshire median daily rate £328 £320 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.34% -5.88% -2.02%
10th Percentile £303 £267 £288
90th Percentile £359 £416 £427
Scotland median daily rate £388 £353 £365
% change year-on-year +9.93% -3.42% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £31.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

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

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 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

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 6 months to 21 January 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 0 9 £320 -5.88%
PowerShell
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Migration
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (88.89%) Office 365
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) XSLT
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
5 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (55.56%) Nintex
5 5 (55.56%) Records Management
5 5 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) C#
5 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
5 5 (55.56%) MCSE

PowerShell
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 8 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) XSLT
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Records Management
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) PowerCLI
1 1 (11.11%) SafeCom
1 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Nintex
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) ThinPrint
4 1 (11.11%) VMware