The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 21 10
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.10% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.44% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 28.13% 45.05% 59.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 13
Median daily rate £423 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBScript across the West Lothian region.

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

VBScript
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center