The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 30 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing VBScript 34 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.76% 0.95% 14.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.66% 2.78% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 9
Median daily rate £321 £347 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.62% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £347 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £347 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -16.00%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
157 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 40.46% 34.29% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 22 26
Median daily rate £335 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -3 34 £321 -7.62%
VBScript
Scotland

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
1 41 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 26 (63.41%) Windows Server
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (56.10%) SQL
4 23 (56.10%) Security Cleared
5 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
5 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
6 21 (51.22%) HP
7 20 (48.78%) ITIL
8 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
9 16 (39.02%) Citrix
10 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (34.15%) XML
11 14 (34.15%) C#
11 14 (34.15%) WinForms
11 14 (34.15%) WPF
12 13 (31.71%) MSI
12 13 (31.71%) XSD
12 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (29.27%) XenApp
13 12 (29.27%) Java
13 12 (29.27%) SAN
13 12 (29.27%) DHCP
13 12 (29.27%) DNS
13 12 (29.27%) Terminal Services
13 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
14 11 (26.83%) VMware
15 10 (24.39%) Microsoft

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 8 (19.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) DHCP
1 12 (29.27%) DNS
1 12 (29.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MSI
2 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
2 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
1 9 (21.95%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Development Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Wintel Specialist
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Monitoring Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Tools Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) WinForms
1 14 (34.15%) WPF
1 14 (34.15%) XML
2 13 (31.71%) XSD
3 7 (17.07%) Regular Expression
4 5 (12.20%) .NET
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Windows Server
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.07%) AIX
6 7 (17.07%) HPUX
6 7 (17.07%) Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Solaris
6 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Change Management
3 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
4 8 (19.51%) Service Management
5 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Release Management
6 6 (14.63%) Web Development
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.20%) OO
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.76%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (2.44%) Conflict Management
10 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) Bourne shell
5 7 (17.07%) Korn
5 7 (17.07%) Perl
6 5 (12.20%) C
6 5 (12.20%) C++
6 5 (12.20%) COBOL
6 5 (12.20%) PL/1
6 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) Security Cleared
2 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) Degree
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (9.76%) MCSE
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) Terminal Services
2 12 (29.27%) XenApp
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Netcool
1 7 (17.07%) SCOM
1 7 (17.07%) Tivoli
2 5 (12.20%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (4.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) HP
2 16 (39.02%) Citrix
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) IBM
5 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
6 6 (14.63%) CA
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle