The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 22 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 10 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.40% 47.83% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 64.71% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 3
Average daily rate
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£330 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £325 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £415 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.07% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.32% +57.90%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 34 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 46.22% 73.91% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 10
Average daily rate £344 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.17% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 16 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) XML
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Perl
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (44.44%) BMC
5 8 (44.44%) UNIX
5 8 (44.44%) IBM
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Tivoli
5 8 (44.44%) High Availability
5 8 (44.44%) ArcSight
5 8 (44.44%) SCOM
6 7 (38.89%) CMDB
7 4 (22.22%) MCTS
7 4 (22.22%) MCITP
7 4 (22.22%) VLAN
7 4 (22.22%) IPv4
7 4 (22.22%) IIS
7 4 (22.22%) MCP
7 4 (22.22%) MCSA
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VLAN
1 4 (22.22%) IPv4
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) CMDB
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCTS
4 4 (22.22%) MCITP
4 4 (22.22%) MCP
4 4 (22.22%) MCSA
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Tivoli
1 8 (44.44%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) BMC
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 8 (44.44%) ArcSight
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas