The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £200
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £28.69 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -6.79%
VBScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
327 352 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.29% 40.60% 35.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 268 210
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.38 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) WiX

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) WiX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAP