Period
to 16 October 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 16 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 > Renfrewshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 +11
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 39 26 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 21.79% 28.89% 21.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.82% 89.66% 50.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 108
Renfrewshire median daily rate £408 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £273 £310 £287
90th Percentile £438 £443 £445
Scotland median daily rate £390 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -4.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 19
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 89 29 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 49.72% 32.22% 42.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 27 189
Renfrewshire median daily rate £318 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.29% +9.38% -4.48%
10th Percentile £245 £305 £263
90th Percentile £435 £442 £415
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 19
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +23.36%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 October 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 -10 39 £408 +8.67% 1
PowerShell
Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 37 (94.87%) Windows
1 37 (94.87%) Windows Server
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
4 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 27 (69.23%) Security Cleared
5 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (66.67%) Office 365
6 25 (64.10%) SC Cleared
7 23 (58.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (56.41%) MCSE
9 21 (53.85%) Migration
10 18 (46.15%) Degree
10 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
10 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
10 18 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (41.03%) Skype for Business
11 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (41.03%) Skype
11 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
11 16 (41.03%) DHCP
11 16 (41.03%) DNS
11 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
12 15 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
13 12 (30.77%) ITIL
14 11 (28.21%) Citrix
14 11 (28.21%) XML
14 11 (28.21%) SharePoint 2013

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 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 16 (41.03%) Skype for Business
3 15 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
4 11 (28.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (25.64%) IIS
5 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (25.64%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) InfoPath
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) DHCP
1 16 (41.03%) DNS
1 16 (41.03%) Skype
2 6 (15.38%) SAN
2 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (10.26%) Lync Engineer
1 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Consultant
2 3 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (5.13%) Architect
3 2 (5.13%) Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Lync Specialist
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Support
3 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) XML
2 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
2 10 (25.64%) jQuery
2 10 (25.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
1 37 (94.87%) Windows Server
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Migration
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) High Availability
3 10 (25.64%) Records Management
3 10 (25.64%) Workflow
4 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
5 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.38%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Software Distribution
8 2 (5.13%) Personalization
9 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.56%) Deployment Automation
9 1 (2.56%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) C#
1 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
1 10 (25.64%) VBScript
2 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
2 4 (10.26%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) LINC
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 25 (64.10%) SC Cleared
3 23 (58.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (56.41%) MCSE
5 18 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (46.15%) Degree
6 5 (12.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) XenApp
3 7 (17.95%) Terminal Services
4 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.26%) XenServer
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
1 4 (10.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Citrix
3 10 (25.64%) Nintex
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Ivanti
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp