The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 295 306 236
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -70
Contract jobs citing VBScript 104 98 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.44% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.09% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 65 79
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £255 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £275 £311
% change year-on-year
+19.09% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £50.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.06 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-15.75% +11.65%
VBScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8982 8982 8168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.29% 40.61% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6601 6377 5867
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 75 86
Average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £59.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in London

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in London

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in London

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in London

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
City of London +3 26 £456 +0.21% 9
Twickenham - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Feltham - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 123 (59.71%) SQL
2 108 (52.43%) Windows
3 101 (49.03%) PowerShell
4 89 (43.20%) Microsoft
5 68 (33.01%) SQL Server
6 65 (31.55%) VMware
7 59 (28.64%) VB
8 57 (27.67%) Active Directory
9 55 (26.70%) .NET
9 55 (26.70%) Finance
10 53 (25.73%) HP
11 50 (24.27%) Oracle
12 49 (23.79%) SCCM
13 48 (23.30%) Citrix
14 45 (21.84%) JavaScript
15 43 (20.87%) C#
16 38 (18.45%) ITIL
17 37 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (17.96%) Banking
18 36 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 34 (16.50%) XenApp
20 33 (16.02%) XML
21 31 (15.05%) HTML
22 30 (14.56%) SharePoint
22 30 (14.56%) Hyper-V
23 29 (14.08%) TCP/IP
23 29 (14.08%) SAN
23 29 (14.08%) IBM
23 29 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
24 28 (13.59%) UNIX

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (14.56%) SharePoint
2 27 (13.11%) MS Exchange
3 26 (12.62%) IIS
4 17 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (7.28%) OpenStack
6 11 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.94%) CMS
10 4 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.97%) Confluence
12 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.49%) Apache
13 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.25%) MS Office
3 5 (2.43%) MS Project
3 5 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.94%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) thinkFolio
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) Office 365
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.08%) TCP/IP
1 29 (14.08%) SAN
2 26 (12.62%) NetScaler
3 23 (11.17%) DNS
4 19 (9.22%) DHCP
5 17 (8.25%) NAS
6 12 (5.83%) Firewall
7 6 (2.91%) Internet
7 6 (2.91%) VPN
8 5 (2.43%) Network Security
9 4 (1.94%) SMS
9 4 (1.94%) Intranet
10 3 (1.46%) FTP
10 3 (1.46%) VLAN
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.97%) SMTP
11 2 (0.97%) HTTP
11 2 (0.97%) SSL
11 2 (0.97%) Extranet
12 1 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.25%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.31%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.88%) Siebel EIM
7 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.43%) MySQL
9 5 (2.43%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.94%) QlikView
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.46%) MS Access
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (5.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (4.37%) MSI
3 8 (3.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (3.40%) JIRA
5 6 (2.91%) Selenium
5 6 (2.91%) Subversion
5 6 (2.91%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.43%) Ant
6 5 (2.43%) Maven
7 4 (1.94%) PeopleTools
8 3 (1.46%) JUnit
8 3 (1.46%) Toad
9 2 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.97%) JMeter
9 2 (0.97%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.97%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.97%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (26.70%) Finance
2 37 (17.96%) Banking
3 13 (6.31%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.83%) Front Office
5 10 (4.85%) Back Office
6 8 (3.88%) Legal
7 7 (3.40%) Games
8 6 (2.91%) Law
9 5 (2.43%) Retail
9 5 (2.43%) Marketing
10 3 (1.46%) Publishing
11 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.49%) Advertising
12 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 52 (25.24%) Analyst
2 48 (23.30%) Developer
3 16 (7.77%) Wintel Analyst
4 15 (7.28%) .NET Developer
5 13 (6.31%) SQL Developer
6 12 (5.83%) Administrator
7 11 (5.34%) Architect
7 11 (5.34%) Siebel Developer
8 9 (4.37%) Applications Support
9 8 (3.88%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.88%) DBA
9 8 (3.88%) Consultant
10 7 (3.40%) Tester
10 7 (3.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (2.91%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (2.91%) SQL DBA
11 6 (2.91%) Release Engineer
11 6 (2.91%) Support Engineer
11 6 (2.91%) Citrix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.70%) .NET
2 33 (16.02%) XML
3 31 (15.05%) HTML
4 19 (9.22%) CSS
4 19 (9.22%) Middleware
5 12 (5.83%) Web Services
5 12 (5.83%) XSLT
6 10 (4.85%) ActiveX
6 10 (4.85%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.85%) XSD
6 10 (4.85%) XSL
7 6 (2.91%) SOAP
7 6 (2.91%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.94%) jQuery
8 4 (1.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (1.46%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.46%) XHTML
10 2 (0.97%) DHTML
10 2 (0.97%) ADO
10 2 (0.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.68%) Replication
2 17 (8.25%) Clustering
3 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.37%) Equities
6 8 (3.88%) Derivative
7 7 (3.40%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.91%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.91%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (2.91%) Fat Client
9 5 (2.43%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.43%) User Experience
9 5 (2.43%) STB
9 5 (2.43%) CESG
9 5 (2.43%) MPEG
10 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.46%) Data Extraction
11 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 108 (52.43%) Windows
2 36 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (13.59%) UNIX
5 25 (12.14%) Windows 7
6 18 (8.74%) Linux
7 9 (4.37%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.97%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.97%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.49%) AIX
11 1 (0.49%) Solaris
11 1 (0.49%) SUSE
11 1 (0.49%) Debian
11 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.49%) Android
11 1 (0.49%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.45%) ITIL
2 28 (13.59%) Migration
3 25 (12.14%) Incident Management
4 21 (10.19%) Project Management
5 20 (9.71%) Low Latency
6 17 (8.25%) Release Management
7 16 (7.77%) ITSM
8 13 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.34%) Workflow
9 11 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.34%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.37%) Change Management
10 9 (4.37%) Data Migration
11 8 (3.88%) Regression Testing
11 8 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (3.40%) EAI
12 7 (3.40%) Test Automation
12 7 (3.40%) Test Scripting
12 7 (3.40%) Software Testing
13 6 (2.91%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (59.71%) SQL
2 101 (49.03%) PowerShell
3 59 (28.64%) VB
4 45 (21.84%) JavaScript
5 43 (20.87%) C#
6 23 (11.17%) VBA
7 19 (9.22%) Java
8 16 (7.77%) PL/SQL
9 14 (6.80%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.83%) Perl
10 12 (5.83%) VB6
11 11 (5.34%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.43%) C
12 5 (2.43%) C++
13 4 (1.94%) SQR
14 3 (1.46%) Ruby
15 1 (0.49%) F#
15 1 (0.49%) XAML
15 1 (0.49%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (6.31%) Degree
2 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.40%) Siebel Certification
3 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.91%) ISEB
5 5 (2.43%) MCSE
5 5 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (1.94%) MCITP
7 2 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.49%) VCP4
8 1 (0.49%) CCEE
8 1 (0.49%) CCAA
8 1 (0.49%) CCNA
8 1 (0.49%) CCA
8 1 (0.49%) PMP
8 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) SLA
1 9 (4.37%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.97%) WCAG
3 2 (0.97%) WAI
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (27.67%) Active Directory
2 37 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (16.50%) XenApp
4 30 (14.56%) Hyper-V
5 27 (13.11%) vSphere
6 25 (12.14%) XenDesktop
7 16 (7.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 15 (7.28%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (4.85%) VMware ESX
11 8 (3.88%) Terminal Services
11 8 (3.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.94%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.94%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.97%) Sendmail
15 1 (0.49%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 49 (23.79%) SCCM
2 28 (13.59%) SCVMM
3 27 (13.11%) SCOM
4 22 (10.68%) EdgeSight
5 19 (9.22%) HP SIM
6 14 (6.80%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.91%) SCDPM
7 6 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.94%) Control-M
8 4 (1.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 4 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (1.46%) WSUS
9 3 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.46%) Data Guard
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.97%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.97%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.97%) WMI
Vendors
1 89 (43.20%) Microsoft
2 65 (31.55%) VMware
3 53 (25.73%) HP
4 50 (24.27%) Oracle
5 48 (23.30%) Citrix
6 29 (14.08%) IBM
7 24 (11.65%) Dell
8 18 (8.74%) CA
9 17 (8.25%) Veeam
9 17 (8.25%) ServiceNow
10 16 (7.77%) Nimsoft
10 16 (7.77%) Veritas
11 13 (6.31%) McAfee
12 11 (5.34%) Siebel
13 8 (3.88%) Sophos
13 8 (3.88%) Symantec
14 7 (3.40%) Altiris
14 7 (3.40%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (3.40%) EMC
15 6 (2.91%) Sybase
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