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 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 33 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing VBScript 36 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.18% 2.04% 15.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.56% 5.56% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 8
Median daily rate £321 £372 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.71% +16.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £356 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £388 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
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
167 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 37.95% 36.73% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 21 28
Median daily rate £321 £406 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +18.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 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 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 27 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 27 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 -8 36 £321 -13.71%
VBScript
Scotland

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (97.78%) PowerShell
3 26 (57.78%) Security Cleared
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
3 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
4 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (51.11%) HP
7 22 (48.89%) ITIL
8 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
9 19 (42.22%) Citrix
10 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (28.89%) XenApp
11 13 (28.89%) WPF
11 13 (28.89%) SAN
11 13 (28.89%) Terminal Services
11 13 (28.89%) WinForms
11 13 (28.89%) XML
11 13 (28.89%) DHCP
11 13 (28.89%) DNS
11 13 (28.89%) C#
11 13 (28.89%) Java
12 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 12 (26.67%) XSD
12 12 (26.67%) VMware
12 12 (26.67%) MSI
13 11 (24.44%) MS Excel

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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) DHCP
1 13 (28.89%) DNS
1 13 (28.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MSI
2 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Development Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Software Development Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Wintel Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Monitoring Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Tools Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) WinForms
1 13 (28.89%) WPF
1 13 (28.89%) XML
2 12 (26.67%) XSD
3 8 (17.78%) Regular Expression
4 5 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
3 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) AIX
6 8 (17.78%) HPUX
6 8 (17.78%) Linux
6 8 (17.78%) Solaris
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 9 (20.00%) Service Management
4 8 (17.78%) Change Management
5 7 (15.56%) Release Management
6 6 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.11%) OO
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.22%) Application Performance Management
9 1 (2.22%) Conflict Management
9 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.22%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) PowerShell
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) Java
4 8 (17.78%) Perl
5 7 (15.56%) Bourne shell
5 7 (15.56%) Korn
6 6 (13.33%) C
6 6 (13.33%) C++
6 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.11%) COBOL
7 5 (11.11%) PL/1
7 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Groovy
8 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (13.33%) MCSE
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) Terminal Services
2 13 (28.89%) XenApp
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Netcool
1 7 (15.56%) SCOM
1 7 (15.56%) Tivoli
2 6 (13.33%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) HP
2 19 (42.22%) Citrix
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) CA
4 7 (15.56%) IBM
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Compuware
5 1 (2.22%) SAP