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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 52 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 1.29% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £260 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £347 £210
% change year-on-year
-13.66% +65.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £28.69 £34.06
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -15.75%
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
198 310 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.94% 40.42% 42.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 189 140
Average daily rate £348 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) MSI
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Access VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Application Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense