The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing VBScript 6 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 8.82% 8.33% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 33.33% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£260 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.85 £30.01 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.79% +57.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 23.53% 25.00% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 15
Average daily rate £325 £280 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £502 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 Hemel Hempstead

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) DTS
2 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (83.33%) ADO.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) DHTML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Database Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DTS
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ADO.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) DHTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) WinForms
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Database Tuning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft