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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 20 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.73% 3.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£215 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.53 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-28.87% -14.41%
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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 52 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.00% 50.98% 62.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 102
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £353 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Lync
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) DMZ
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) WMI
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware