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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-38.33% +4.78%
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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
70 76 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.39% 33.04% 49.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 52
Average daily rate £263 £418 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.12% +28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £494 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +32.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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