The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 120 119 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing VBScript 14 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.33% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 1.23% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 15
Average daily rate
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£329 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.20% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £204 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £456 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £329 £345
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £29.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.95% -15.63%
VBScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
746 732 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.00% 26.72% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 387 318
Average daily rate £350 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 76
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 6 £329 -20.18% 2
Bracknell +1 3 - -
Maidenhead +3 1 £275 +37.50%
Slough +2 1 £400 +90.47%
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) PowerShell
3 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
3 27 (65.85%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) VB
5 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
7 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (41.46%) SCCM
7 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
8 16 (39.02%) VMware
9 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (31.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 13 (31.71%) XML
11 12 (29.27%) Oracle
11 12 (29.27%) DNS
11 12 (29.27%) WMI
11 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
11 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
12 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
12 11 (26.83%) SCOM
12 11 (26.83%) Customer Engagement
12 11 (26.83%) DHCP
12 11 (26.83%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (26.83%) SCSM
13 10 (24.39%) ITIL
13 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
13 10 (24.39%) Borland
13 10 (24.39%) StarTeam
13 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) DNS
2 11 (26.83%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) CTI
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) StarTeam
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) MSI
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.44%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Field Engineer
1 8 (19.51%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Analyst
2 4 (9.76%) Consultant
3 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.32%) Architect
3 3 (7.32%) Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Applications Packager
3 3 (7.32%) Operations Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Systems Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Junior
4 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Programmer
5 1 (2.44%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) VB Programmer
5 1 (2.44%) Build Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) WSH
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) Ajax
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.88%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (4.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Private Cloud
2 7 (17.07%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Credit Risk
4 3 (7.32%) PKI
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Customer Engagement
1 11 (26.83%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 8 (19.51%) Service Management
5 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) PowerShell
2 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 21 (51.22%) VB
4 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) MCITP
3 9 (21.95%) Degree
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (21.95%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) MCTS
5 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.88%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) SCCM
2 13 (31.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 12 (29.27%) WMI
4 11 (26.83%) SCOM
4 11 (26.83%) SCSM
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (9.76%) MOM
7 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.44%) WSUS
7 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Oracle
4 10 (24.39%) Borland
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) EMC
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) Becrypt
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Websense
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee
6 1 (2.44%) Genesys
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds