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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £29.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +12.91%
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
55 24 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.98% 44.44% 63.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 48
Median daily rate £385 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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