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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 29 20
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 6.87% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 19.15% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate - £335 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £323 £328
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.60%

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
29 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 53.70% 35.88% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 31
Median daily rate £350 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £428 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (20.00%) SCSM
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack

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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware