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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 168 163 171
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing VBScript 24 38 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 1.52% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 29
Average daily rate
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£438 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -27.14%
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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
2264 2497 2688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.73% 41.77% 41.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1836 1963 2082
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 26
Average hourly rate £23.29 £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% -30.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.25 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 29 (56.86%) SQL
3 28 (54.90%) Finance
4 25 (49.02%) Windows
5 24 (47.06%) Oracle
6 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
7 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
8 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 15 (29.41%) .NET
10 13 (25.49%) VB
10 13 (25.49%) C#
10 13 (25.49%) Linux
10 13 (25.49%) Release Management
11 12 (23.53%) Banking
11 12 (23.53%) UNIX
12 10 (19.61%) Migration
12 10 (19.61%) VMware
12 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
12 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
13 9 (17.65%) Web Services
13 9 (17.65%) vSphere
14 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (15.69%) Equities
14 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (15.69%) Citrix
14 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (13.73%) Front Office
15 7 (13.73%) Back Office
15 7 (13.73%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.80%) IIS
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) SMTP
3 2 (3.92%) DHCP
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.88%) Siebel EIM
5 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.96%) DTS
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
2 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.92%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) ERwin
4 1 (1.96%) MSI
4 1 (1.96%) PeopleTools
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Front Office
3 7 (13.73%) Back Office
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Messaging Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Siebel Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Siebel Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Wintel Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) Web Services
3 6 (11.76%) XML
4 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.88%) Application Packaging
5 3 (5.88%) HTML
6 2 (3.92%) WCF
6 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) Middleware
7 1 (1.96%) XSD
7 1 (1.96%) XSL
7 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Equities
2 5 (9.80%) Derivative
2 5 (9.80%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) EMC Centera
4 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) UNIX
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Release Management
2 10 (19.61%) Migration
3 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Workflow
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Market Making
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.88%) TDD
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) EAI
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL
7 2 (3.92%) SOA
7 2 (3.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 29 (56.86%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) VB
3 13 (25.49%) C#
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) VBA
5 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.84%) C
6 4 (7.84%) Perl
6 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (3.92%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) SQR
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.88%) Siebel Certification
1 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.96%) CCEE
2 1 (1.96%) CCIA
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) MCITP
2 1 (1.96%) CCEA
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) vSphere
3 5 (9.80%) XenApp
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.92%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.96%) SRDF
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.96%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Control-M
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (3.92%) WMI
2 2 (3.92%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.96%) SCOM
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) EMC
5 4 (7.84%) OpenText
5 4 (7.84%) Metastorm
6 3 (5.88%) AppSense
6 3 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Siebel
6 3 (5.88%) Sybase
7 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 2 (3.92%) Tableau
8 1 (1.96%) Akamai
8 1 (1.96%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) Splunk
8 1 (1.96%) Leostream
8 1 (1.96%) Eloqua
8 1 (1.96%) Aprimo
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago