Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Renfrewshire > Erskine
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 44 27
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17 -3
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 10.20% 4.55% 8.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 9.14% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 12
Erskine median daily rate £375 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £310
90th Percentile £442 £451 £384
Renfrewshire median daily rate £375 £320 £330
% change year-on-year +17.19% -3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Erskine median hourly rate - £29.75 -
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £29.75 -

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Erskine
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 25 197 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 51.02% 49.75% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 155 43
Erskine median daily rate £350 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £298
90th Percentile £444 £400 £401
Renfrewshire median daily rate £350 £320 £330
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Erskine median hourly rate - £35.50 -
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £35.50 -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Erskine.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Erskine

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBScript in Erskine.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Erskine

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in Erskine over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBScript in Erskine

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Erskine region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) HP