The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 66 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.17% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £324 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.30 £33.13 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +4.97%
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
370 429 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.26% 49.71% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 186 133
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft