Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PowerCLI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerCLI over the 6 months to 15 November 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.

VMware PowerCLI
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 - 167
Rank change year-on-year - +167 +27
Contract jobs citing PowerCLI 8 0 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% - 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.22% - 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 18
Scotland median daily rate £463 - £314
10th Percentile £305 - £263
90th Percentile £556 - £343
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £345
% change year-on-year -11.11% +30.43% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK median hourly rate £42.27 £47.83 £41.50
% change year-on-year -11.63% +15.25% +56.02%

PowerCLI is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 657 611 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.33% 12.21% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 337 278
Scotland median daily rate £425 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +24.24% -
10th Percentile £233 £250 £214
90th Percentile £613 £560 £451
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 17
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £28.13 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -26.95% +108.11%
10th Percentile £13.45 £21.00 £14.75
90th Percentile £41.75 £41.25 £42.40
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +15.38%

PowerCLI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PowerCLI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PowerCLI in Scotland

PowerCLI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerCLI in Scotland

PowerCLI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerCLI in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerCLI in Scotland

PowerCLI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerCLI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Edinburgh - 5 £481 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £300 -
PowerCLI
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PowerCLI 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PowerCLI.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) VSAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) vRealize
5 3 (37.50%) VMware NSX
5 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Java

PowerCLI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) VSAN
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) VMS
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Proactive Management
4 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
2 3 (37.50%) VMware NSX
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) vRealize
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Consul
3 1 (12.50%) Prometheus
3 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
3 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat