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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 313 303 243
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -60
Contract jobs citing VBScript 95 112 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.20% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 73 88
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £252 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -27.14%
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
9270 9353 8879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.60% 41.26% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6731 6929 6399
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 63 120
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -11 24 £438 +2.94% 7
Croydon -3 4 £325 -
Docklands, London - 1 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £450 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 118 (59.30%) Windows
2 115 (57.79%) PowerShell
3 106 (53.27%) SQL
4 82 (41.21%) Microsoft
5 72 (36.18%) SQL Server
6 71 (35.68%) Finance
7 66 (33.17%) VB
8 55 (27.64%) Oracle
8 55 (27.64%) Active Directory
9 52 (26.13%) .NET
10 51 (25.63%) VMware
11 47 (23.62%) SCCM
12 46 (23.12%) C#
13 41 (20.60%) UNIX
13 41 (20.60%) Citrix
14 40 (20.10%) HP
14 40 (20.10%) JavaScript
15 37 (18.59%) ITIL
16 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (17.09%) TCP/IP
18 30 (15.08%) Linux
18 30 (15.08%) Banking
19 29 (14.57%) XenApp
19 29 (14.57%) XML
20 26 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (13.07%) Hyper-V
21 25 (12.56%) SharePoint
21 25 (12.56%) Project Management
21 25 (12.56%) Migration
21 25 (12.56%) Agile Software Development

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 25 (12.56%) SharePoint
2 19 (9.55%) IIS
3 16 (8.04%) MS Exchange
3 16 (8.04%) OpenStack
4 12 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.01%) Confluence
9 1 (0.50%) Lync
9 1 (0.50%) CMS
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.55%) MS Office
3 4 (2.01%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) WebTrends
1 7 (3.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (2.51%) thinkFolio
3 4 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.50%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.50%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.52%) Google Analytics
1 7 (3.52%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (2.01%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.51%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.09%) TCP/IP
2 22 (11.06%) SAN
3 19 (9.55%) DNS
3 19 (9.55%) NetScaler
4 16 (8.04%) NAS
5 13 (6.53%) DHCP
6 9 (4.52%) Firewall
7 6 (3.02%) VPN
8 5 (2.51%) Internet
9 3 (1.51%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.51%) Network Security
10 2 (1.01%) SSL
10 2 (1.01%) SMTP
10 2 (1.01%) SNMP
10 2 (1.01%) SMS
11 1 (0.50%) WAN
11 1 (0.50%) LDAP
11 1 (0.50%) LAN
11 1 (0.50%) FTP
11 1 (0.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (36.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.05%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.54%) Oracle Database
4 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (4.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.02%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (4.02%) Siebel EIM
9 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.51%) DTS
10 3 (1.51%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.51%) MySQL
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.01%) Essbase
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (10.05%) MSI
2 12 (6.03%) JIRA
3 9 (4.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (3.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.51%) Selenium
5 5 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.51%) MSBuild
6 4 (2.01%) Subversion
6 4 (2.01%) PeopleTools
7 3 (1.51%) Ant
7 3 (1.51%) Maven
7 3 (1.51%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.51%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.51%) WinDbg
8 2 (1.01%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.01%) Lombardi
8 2 (1.01%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.01%) AdminStudio
8 2 (1.01%) JMeter
9 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 71 (35.68%) Finance
2 30 (15.08%) Banking
3 15 (7.54%) Front Office
4 13 (6.53%) Marketing
5 8 (4.02%) Retail
6 7 (3.52%) Back Office
7 6 (3.02%) Publishing
7 6 (3.02%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.02%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.01%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Military
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (28.14%) Analyst
2 38 (19.10%) Developer
3 17 (8.54%) Wintel Analyst
4 16 (8.04%) Support Analyst
5 15 (7.54%) Applications Support
6 14 (7.04%) Administrator
7 12 (6.03%) Applications Support Analyst
8 11 (5.53%) Siebel Developer
8 11 (5.53%) Tester
9 9 (4.52%) Junior
9 9 (4.52%) Junior Tester
9 9 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.52%) Manual Tester
9 9 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Architect
10 8 (4.02%) Applications Packager
10 8 (4.02%) SCCM Administrator
11 6 (3.02%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (3.02%) Messaging Analyst
11 6 (3.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.13%) .NET
2 29 (14.57%) XML
3 20 (10.05%) Web Services
4 19 (9.55%) Middleware
5 18 (9.05%) HTML
6 15 (7.54%) ASP.NET
6 15 (7.54%) Application Packaging
7 9 (4.52%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.52%) XSLT
9 5 (2.51%) CSS
10 4 (2.01%) ActiveX
11 3 (1.51%) XSL
11 3 (1.51%) WCF
12 2 (1.01%) WSH
12 2 (1.01%) Drools
12 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.01%) OLE
12 2 (1.01%) OLE DB
12 2 (1.01%) XSD
12 2 (1.01%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.05%) Replication
2 10 (5.03%) Equities
3 9 (4.52%) STB
3 9 (4.52%) MPEG
3 9 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.02%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.02%) Derivative
5 7 (3.52%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (3.52%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.02%) Clustering
7 4 (2.01%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.01%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.51%) EMC Centera
8 3 (1.51%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.51%) CMDB
9 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 118 (59.30%) Windows
2 41 (20.60%) UNIX
3 30 (15.08%) Linux
4 26 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (12.06%) Windows 7
5 24 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.52%) Solaris
7 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.51%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.01%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.50%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.50%) Android
10 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.59%) ITIL
2 25 (12.56%) Project Management
2 25 (12.56%) Migration
2 25 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (11.56%) Release Management
4 19 (9.55%) ITSM
5 18 (9.05%) Change Management
5 18 (9.05%) Incident Management
6 17 (8.54%) Regression Testing
6 17 (8.54%) Low Latency
7 15 (7.54%) Workflow
8 14 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.03%) Test Automation
10 11 (5.53%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.03%) Test Planning
12 9 (4.52%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (4.52%) Service Management
12 9 (4.52%) SOA
12 9 (4.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 115 (57.79%) PowerShell
2 106 (53.27%) SQL
3 66 (33.17%) VB
4 46 (23.12%) C#
5 40 (20.10%) JavaScript
6 24 (12.06%) VB.NET
7 21 (10.55%) PL/SQL
8 18 (9.05%) Perl
9 16 (8.04%) VBA
10 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
10 13 (6.53%) Java
11 11 (5.53%) C
12 9 (4.52%) C++
12 9 (4.52%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.01%) SQR
13 4 (2.01%) VB6
14 3 (1.51%) Python
15 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.50%) Ruby
16 1 (0.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 18 (9.05%) Degree
2 10 (5.03%) ISEB
3 9 (4.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.52%) Siebel Certification
5 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.02%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.51%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.01%) MCSE
8 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.01%) CCEE
9 1 (0.50%) CCAA
9 1 (0.50%) CCIA
9 1 (0.50%) CCEA
9 1 (0.50%) MCP
9 1 (0.50%) CCA
9 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.53%) QA
2 8 (4.02%) SLA
3 3 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (27.64%) Active Directory
2 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (14.57%) XenApp
4 26 (13.07%) Hyper-V
5 24 (12.06%) XenDesktop
6 19 (9.55%) vSphere
7 16 (8.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (7.54%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (7.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (4.52%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (2.51%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.51%) BitLocker
12 2 (1.01%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.01%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.01%) Xen
12 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.50%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.50%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 47 (23.62%) SCCM
2 21 (10.55%) SCOM
3 17 (8.54%) SCVMM
4 15 (7.54%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (7.04%) HP SIM
5 14 (7.04%) EdgeSight
6 7 (3.52%) WMI
7 5 (2.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (2.51%) Control-M
7 5 (2.51%) WSUS
7 5 (2.51%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.01%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.01%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.51%) BMC Marimba
9 3 (1.51%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.51%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (1.51%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.51%) DatAdvantage
9 3 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 82 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 55 (27.64%) Oracle
3 51 (25.63%) VMware
4 41 (20.60%) Citrix
5 40 (20.10%) HP
6 22 (11.06%) IBM
7 19 (9.55%) Dell
8 18 (9.05%) CA
9 17 (8.54%) ServiceNow
10 15 (7.54%) Veritas
11 13 (6.53%) Veeam
12 12 (6.03%) Nimsoft
12 12 (6.03%) McAfee
13 11 (5.53%) Business Objects
13 11 (5.53%) Siebel
14 9 (4.52%) Tableau
15 7 (3.52%) Eloqua
15 7 (3.52%) Google
15 7 (3.52%) Aprimo
15 7 (3.52%) Adobe
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago