The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hemel Hempstead region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 16 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.47% 5.66% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 14.29% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.53 £34.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +58.62%
Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 21 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 13.24% 39.62% 50.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 10
Average daily rate £360 £283 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.43% +2.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VBScript
Hertfordshire

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 20 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft