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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 100 89 123
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Contract jobs citing VBScript 20 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.61% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 4.82% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 6
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£363 £308 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.88% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £145 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-25.52% +80.52%
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
641 850 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.34% 33.41% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 413 343
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 34
Average hourly rate £21.25 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.97% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 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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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
Slough +7 10 £375 +15.38% 1
Reading -12 6 £363 +31.81% 2
Bracknell - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (79.31%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) IIS
4 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
5 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
6 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
6 15 (51.72%) DNS
7 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
7 13 (44.83%) WMI
8 11 (37.93%) SCCM
8 11 (37.93%) SCOM
8 11 (37.93%) T-SQL
8 11 (37.93%) DCOM
9 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
9 10 (34.48%) Internet
9 10 (34.48%) Project Management
9 10 (34.48%) PKI
10 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
10 9 (31.03%) MVC
10 9 (31.03%) .NET
10 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
10 9 (31.03%) C#
10 9 (31.03%) HTML
11 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 8 (27.59%) Degree
12 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
12 7 (24.14%) QA
13 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
13 6 (20.69%) OO

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (62.07%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) Internet
2 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) LDAP
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) JBehave
1 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.45%) Robotium
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) SCCM Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Field Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Applications Developer
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.45%) QA Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SCCM Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) DCOM
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) J2EE
3 6 (20.69%) WCF
3 6 (20.69%) WPF
3 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
4 5 (17.24%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) DOM
6 3 (10.34%) XSLT
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) DHTML
6 3 (10.34%) Ajax
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) PKI
2 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
3 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) iPhone
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (37.93%) T-SQL
4 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 9 (31.03%) C#
6 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
6 6 (20.69%) VB
6 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (10.34%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) C
8 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.45%) XPath
9 1 (3.45%) Groovy
9 1 (3.45%) Java
9 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) WMI
2 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 11 (37.93%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) HP
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