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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 43 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing VBScript 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.14% 0.65% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 1.99% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £260 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +1.08%

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
264 201 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.98% 32.52% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 112 185
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (75.00%) SCCM
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Symantec
4 10 (62.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) Publishing
7 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
7 7 (43.75%) BCP
7 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (12.50%) SANS
10 2 (12.50%) Firmware
10 2 (12.50%) CISSP
11 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 1 (6.25%) Project Management

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 (6.25%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) BCP
1 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
1 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) SANS
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) SCCM
2 10 (62.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Symantec
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) HP