The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 177 171 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing VBScript 29 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.95% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 39
Average daily rate
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£450 £373 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% +3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £464 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.97 £25.80 £33.28
% change year-on-year
-18.71% -22.48%
VBScript
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2572 2422 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.51% 42.03% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2129 1881 2379
Average daily rate £475 £456 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 28
Average hourly rate £25.85 £38.49 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.84% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.88 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £104.61 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) PowerShell
3 26 (50.00%) SQL
4 24 (46.15%) Finance
5 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
6 16 (30.77%) Oracle
7 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
7 15 (28.85%) Banking
8 14 (26.92%) .NET
9 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (25.00%) VMware
10 12 (23.08%) Linux
11 11 (21.15%) Perl
12 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 10 (19.23%) C#
12 10 (19.23%) VB
12 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (17.31%) XML
14 8 (15.38%) Web Services
14 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
14 8 (15.38%) HP
14 8 (15.38%) Citrix
14 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (13.46%) UNIX
15 7 (13.46%) IIS
15 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
16 6 (11.54%) DNS
16 6 (11.54%) Python
16 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (11.54%) Sybase

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (13.46%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Lync
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.54%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) DHCP
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
5 2 (3.85%) BIG-IP
5 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 2 (3.85%) OSPF
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
5 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.85%) SNMP
5 2 (3.85%) SNA
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) Intranet
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) Extranet
6 1 (1.92%) DMZ
6 1 (1.92%) HTTP
6 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (5.77%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) WinDbg
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.92%) ERwin
4 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Back Office
5 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.77%) Front Office
6 2 (3.85%) Publishing
6 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Database Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Database Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) XML
3 8 (15.38%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.85%) XSL
6 2 (3.85%) WCF
7 1 (1.92%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) Flash
7 1 (1.92%) ADSI
7 1 (1.92%) CGI
7 1 (1.92%) Middleware
7 1 (1.92%) Ajax
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.92%) CSS
7 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) EMC Centera
2 3 (5.77%) Equities
3 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.92%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) UNIX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Solaris
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
2 5 (9.62%) Migration
2 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.62%) Project Management
2 5 (9.62%) Change Management
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL
3 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 4 (7.69%) Release Management
3 4 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.77%) Server Building
4 3 (5.77%) SOA
4 3 (5.77%) ETL
4 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.77%) Data Management
5 2 (3.85%) Web Analytics
5 2 (3.85%) TDD
5 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) PowerShell
2 26 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) Perl
4 10 (19.23%) C#
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.23%) VB
5 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 6 (11.54%) Python
7 5 (9.62%) PHP
8 4 (7.69%) C
8 4 (7.69%) C++
8 4 (7.69%) Java
8 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.85%) VBA
10 2 (3.85%) Ruby
10 2 (3.85%) Tcl
11 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) MCSE
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) CCSA
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) MCITP
3 2 (3.85%) CCIE
3 2 (3.85%) CCNP
3 2 (3.85%) CCIP
3 2 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CCEA
4 1 (1.92%) MOS
4 1 (1.92%) CCEE
4 1 (1.92%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) XenApp
4 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.69%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.92%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.92%) SRDF
7 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Control-M
2 3 (5.77%) OpenView
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (3.85%) OVPI
3 2 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.92%) WMI
4 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.92%) WSUS
4 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) HP
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix
4 6 (11.54%) Metastorm
4 6 (11.54%) Sybase
4 6 (11.54%) OpenText
5 4 (7.69%) AppSense
5 4 (7.69%) Teradata
5 4 (7.69%) Akamai
5 4 (7.69%) EMC
6 3 (5.77%) IBM
6 3 (5.77%) Adobe
6 3 (5.77%) BMC
6 3 (5.77%) Splunk
7 2 (3.85%) Tableau
7 2 (3.85%) F5
7 2 (3.85%) Google
7 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
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