The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 49 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing VBScript 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.35% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 0.72% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+84.48% -27.50%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 277 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.58% 33.70% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 159 191
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £50.00
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) Symantec
4 9 (52.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) SCCM
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) BCP
6 6 (35.29%) Publishing
6 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
6 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) Perl
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Banking
9 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) Firmware
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) HP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Security Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) BCP
1 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
1 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Korn
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) SANS
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (5.88%) Netcool
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Symantec
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £40 - £46 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago