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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 100 89 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Contract jobs citing VBScript 20 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 1.58% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 4.81% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 4
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£363 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £145 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.13 £31.56 £19.99
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +57.85%
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
631 831 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.63% 32.78% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 377 351
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 36
Average hourly rate £23.50 £30.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.93 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 29 August 2014. 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 -7 9 £363 +31.81% 2
Slough +4 5 £375 +15.38% 2
Bracknell +4 1 - -
Wokingham - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
5 14 (53.85%) DNS
5 14 (53.85%) IIS
6 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (50.00%) WMI
6 13 (50.00%) SCCM
7 11 (42.31%) SCOM
7 11 (42.31%) DCOM
7 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
8 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
8 10 (38.46%) Internet
8 10 (38.46%) PKI
9 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
10 8 (30.77%) VB
11 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
11 7 (26.92%) Project Management
12 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
12 6 (23.08%) MVC
12 6 (23.08%) .NET
12 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
12 6 (23.08%) C#
12 6 (23.08%) HTML
13 5 (19.23%) XML
13 5 (19.23%) Degree
14 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
14 4 (15.38%) QA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (53.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DNS
2 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.85%) JMeter
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) JBehave
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) Robotium
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Military
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Field Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Build Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SCCM Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) DCOM
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) DOM
5 3 (11.54%) XSLT
5 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.54%) Ajax
5 3 (11.54%) DHTML
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) WPF
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) PKI
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
3 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 8 (30.77%) VB
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) C++
7 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 3 (11.54%) C
8 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.85%) XPath
9 1 (3.85%) Groovy
9 1 (3.85%) Python
9 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) WMI
1 13 (50.00%) SCCM
2 11 (42.31%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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