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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 33 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing VBScript 36 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.13% 4.39% 14.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.69% 12.82% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 11
Median daily rate £335 £352 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.71% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £386 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £20.94 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+69.57% -19.75%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
174 39 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 39.28% 34.21% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 23 41
Median daily rate £321 £352 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £444 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 25 June 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend 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 25 June 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 -11 36 £335 -4.71%
VBScript
Scotland

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (97.73%) PowerShell
3 29 (65.91%) SQL
4 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
5 25 (56.82%) ITIL
6 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 24 (54.55%) HP
7 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
8 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 21 (47.73%) Citrix
9 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
10 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (34.09%) XenApp
11 15 (34.09%) Terminal Services
11 15 (34.09%) SAN
11 15 (34.09%) DHCP
11 15 (34.09%) DNS
12 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
12 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
13 11 (25.00%) Java
14 9 (20.45%) Regular Expression
14 9 (20.45%) OpenStack
14 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (20.45%) Perl
14 9 (20.45%) XML
14 9 (20.45%) AIX
14 9 (20.45%) HPUX
14 9 (20.45%) Solaris

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 9 (20.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) DHCP
1 15 (34.09%) DNS
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MSI
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Wintel Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Development Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Monitoring Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Tools Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Regular Expression
1 9 (20.45%) XML
2 8 (18.18%) WinForms
2 8 (18.18%) WPF
2 8 (18.18%) XSD
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
4 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (20.45%) AIX
6 9 (20.45%) HPUX
6 9 (20.45%) Linux
6 9 (20.45%) Solaris
7 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Service Management
3 8 (18.18%) Release Management
4 7 (15.91%) Prototyping
4 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 6 (13.64%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
9 1 (2.27%) Information Security
9 1 (2.27%) ITSM
9 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) PowerShell
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 9 (20.45%) Perl
5 8 (18.18%) Bourne shell
5 8 (18.18%) C#
5 8 (18.18%) Korn
6 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.82%) C
7 3 (6.82%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) COBOL
8 2 (4.55%) PL/1
8 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.27%) Groovy
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) Degree
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (13.64%) MCSE
5 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) Terminal Services
2 15 (34.09%) XenApp
3 4 (9.09%) Firmware
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Netcool
1 8 (18.18%) SCOM
1 8 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 7 (15.91%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) HP
2 21 (47.73%) Citrix
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) VMware
5 8 (18.18%) CA
5 8 (18.18%) IBM
5 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) Compuware
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec