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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 21
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine - 5.11% 7.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.61% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £298 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £323
% change year-on-year -9.72% +11.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -45.00% +4.56%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 32 66 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 47.06% 48.18% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 25
Median daily rate £390 £381 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.29% -4.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing VBScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (100.00%) SCSM
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware