The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £348 £202
% change year-on-year
-13.72% +72.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £28.69 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -4.38%
VBScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 86 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.96% 38.57% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 27
Average daily rate £375 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £32.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Dorset region.

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) VB
4 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (50.00%) Migration
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) Symantec
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (33.33%) Data Security
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) QA
6 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
7 3 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) VB Scripter
2 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) WCF
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Security
2 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle