The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 25 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 0.93% 15.15% 11.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 39.47% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 7
Average daily rate
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£347 £327 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% -11.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.87% -15.63%
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
35 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 32.71% 38.38% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 20
Average daily rate £420 £405 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £263 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -15 1 £347 +6.26%
VBScript
Scotland

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) MCITP
4 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Release Management
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (20.00%) SCOM
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) McAfee
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Lumension
7 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (20.00%) Build Automation

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) MCITP
2 5 (50.00%) MCSA
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
4 2 (20.00%) Lumension
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) CA