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 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.92% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£299 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.13 £31.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +26.22%
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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 60 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 52.88% 53.57% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 28
Average daily rate £300 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 20 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 4 (66.67%) Perforce
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) CruiseControl
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) AccuRev
1 4 (66.67%) Build Forge
1 4 (66.67%) MSBuild
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) International Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Struts
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 4 (66.67%) CruiseControl
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Build Forge
1 4 (66.67%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (33.33%) International Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Release Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Build and Release Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Perforce
1 4 (66.67%) AccuRev
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £295 - £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago