The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 2.00% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.64% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £220 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
VBScript
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 35.29% 55.00% 47.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 7
Median daily rate £380 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £197 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

VBScript
Top 21 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
1 8 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 8 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Testing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 8 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center