The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 83 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.71% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.94% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £331
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.97 £26.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-19.63% -31.79%
VBScript
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 464 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.72% 36.65% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 305 98
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBScript across the Edinburgh region.

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Edinburgh region.

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) AppDNA
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) MSI
2 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) DNA
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MSI
1 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) DNA
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle