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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 26 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing VBScript 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.10% 6.96% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 29.63% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Median daily rate £320 £330 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £328 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £363 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £26.09 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -9.25%
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
95 27 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 57.93% 23.48% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 16 52
Median daily rate £310 £330 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £320 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 10 £320 -3.03%
VBScript
Scotland

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (89.13%) PowerShell
3 31 (67.39%) SQL
4 28 (60.87%) HP
4 28 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (58.70%) ITIL
6 26 (56.52%) Security Cleared
7 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
8 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
8 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
9 21 (45.65%) Citrix
10 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
11 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (32.61%) SAN
12 15 (32.61%) Terminal Services
12 15 (32.61%) Service Management
12 15 (32.61%) Java
12 15 (32.61%) Perl
12 15 (32.61%) DHCP
12 15 (32.61%) DNS
12 15 (32.61%) XenApp
13 14 (30.43%) Regular Expression
13 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
14 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
15 12 (26.09%) AIX
15 12 (26.09%) HPUX
15 12 (26.09%) Solaris
15 12 (26.09%) Linux
16 11 (23.91%) HP SiteScope

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 10 (21.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DHCP
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
1 15 (32.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MSI
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Wintel Specialist
3 7 (15.22%) Monitoring Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Security Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Regular Expression
2 5 (10.87%) XML
3 4 (8.70%) WinForms
3 4 (8.70%) WPF
3 4 (8.70%) XSD
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Clustering
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (26.09%) AIX
5 12 (26.09%) HPUX
5 12 (26.09%) Linux
5 12 (26.09%) Solaris
6 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
8 5 (10.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) Service Management
3 9 (19.57%) Release Management
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.87%) Application Performance Management
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.70%) Prototyping
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) ITSM
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Presales
10 1 (2.17%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.17%) Conflict Management
10 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.17%) Server Building
10 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) PowerShell
2 31 (67.39%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) Perl
4 10 (21.74%) Bourne shell
4 10 (21.74%) Korn
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.87%) C
6 5 (10.87%) C++
6 5 (10.87%) Groovy
6 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.87%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) COBOL
8 1 (2.17%) PL/1
8 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
5 6 (13.04%) MCSE
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) Terminal Services
2 15 (32.61%) XenApp
3 4 (8.70%) Firmware
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (19.57%) Netcool
2 9 (19.57%) SCOM
2 9 (19.57%) Tivoli
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) HP
2 21 (45.65%) Citrix
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) CA
4 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 9 (19.57%) IBM
6 8 (17.39%) VMware
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 2 (4.35%) Compuware
8 2 (4.35%) SAP
9 1 (2.17%) Symantec