The first table below looks at the demand for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 17 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 Cardiff 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.10% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.06 £32.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+4.78% +49.42%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.06% 35.09% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 44 25
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.88 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VBScript
South Wales

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

VBScript
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft