The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 53 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 1.03% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 3.53% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.85 £30.01 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.79% +57.92%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 85 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.58% 29.11% 56.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 44 91
Average daily rate £438 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £437 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 25
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.65 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £30.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - -
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (25.00%) MSI
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp