The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 43 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 1.54% 5.96% 8.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 19.57% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £378 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.96% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £314 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £334 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £28.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -28.48%
VBScript
Renfrewshire

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
87 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 44.62% 30.46% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 28 47
Median daily rate £330 £328 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -5.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript 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 Erskine region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (35.71%) Regular Expression
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Firmware
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 4 (28.57%) Groovy
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) AIX

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Product Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) AIX
6 3 (21.43%) HPUX
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Server Building
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Groovy
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) Bourne shell
6 2 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) CA
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Compuware
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) VMware