The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 45 29
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.08% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -27.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 96 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.16% 21.33% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 32
Average daily rate £390 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £24.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Bedfordshire region.

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VBScript
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft