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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 27 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 18 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 6.77% 7.06% 12.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.65% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 13
Median daily rate £320 £352 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £386 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £20.97 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+46.65% -19.63%
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
115 24 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 43.23% 28.24% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 17 48
Median daily rate £320 £352 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £418 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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
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 July 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 July 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (89.80%) PowerShell
3 31 (63.27%) SQL
4 28 (57.14%) HP
4 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (55.10%) Security Cleared
5 27 (55.10%) ITIL
6 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
7 23 (46.94%) SC Cleared
8 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
8 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
9 21 (42.86%) Citrix
9 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (32.65%) Java
12 15 (30.61%) Perl
12 15 (30.61%) DHCP
12 15 (30.61%) DNS
12 15 (30.61%) Terminal Services
12 15 (30.61%) SAN
12 15 (30.61%) Service Management
12 15 (30.61%) XenApp
13 14 (28.57%) Regular Expression
13 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
15 12 (24.49%) AIX
15 12 (24.49%) HPUX
15 12 (24.49%) Solaris
15 12 (24.49%) Linux
16 11 (22.45%) HP SiteScope

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 10 (20.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DHCP
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
1 15 (30.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MSI
2 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Wintel Specialist
3 7 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Monitoring Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Engineering Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Tools Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Regular Expression
2 8 (16.33%) XML
3 7 (14.29%) WinForms
3 7 (14.29%) WPF
3 7 (14.29%) XSD
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) Clustering
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
4 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (24.49%) AIX
6 12 (24.49%) HPUX
6 12 (24.49%) Linux
6 12 (24.49%) Solaris
7 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (18.37%) Windows XP
9 5 (10.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) ITIL
2 15 (30.61%) Service Management
3 10 (20.41%) Performance Management
4 9 (18.37%) Release Management
5 6 (12.24%) Change Management
5 6 (12.24%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (12.24%) Prototyping
5 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Application Performance Management
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.12%) ITSM
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.08%) OO
9 2 (4.08%) Presales
9 2 (4.08%) Project Management
9 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) PowerShell
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) Java
4 15 (30.61%) Perl
5 10 (20.41%) Bourne shell
5 10 (20.41%) Korn
6 7 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (12.24%) C
7 6 (12.24%) C++
7 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
8 5 (10.20%) Groovy
8 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.20%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) COBOL
9 2 (4.08%) PL/1
9 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Security Cleared
2 23 (46.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (12.24%) MCSE
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) Terminal Services
2 15 (30.61%) XenApp
3 4 (8.16%) Firmware
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (18.37%) Netcool
2 9 (18.37%) SCOM
2 9 (18.37%) Tivoli
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) HP
2 21 (42.86%) Citrix
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) CA
4 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
5 9 (18.37%) IBM
5 9 (18.37%) VMware
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle
7 2 (4.08%) Compuware
7 2 (4.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Symantec