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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 45 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.47% 5.81% 7.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 18.87% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £378 £323 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.05% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £333 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £28.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -28.48%
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
89 53 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 43.63% 30.81% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 34 48
Median daily rate £330 £340 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
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 6 December 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 3 £378 +17.96%
VBScript
Scotland

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (35.71%) Regular Expression
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Firmware
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 4 (28.57%) Groovy
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) AIX

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 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Product Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) AIX
6 3 (21.43%) HPUX
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Application Performance Management
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Server Building
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Groovy
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) Bourne shell
6 2 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) CA
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Compuware
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) VMware