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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 68 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 1.03% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 2.09% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£213 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £331
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.94 £26.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-19.75% -31.79%
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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
289 382 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.22% 49.42% 56.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 196 225
Average daily rate £350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £11.92
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 - £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 - £12.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Tools Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware