The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 67 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 1.46% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £475 £350 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +20.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.53 £34.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +97.14%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
384 205 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.52% 32.75% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 109 182
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £226 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VBScript
South West

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 24 April 2014, 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago