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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 294 291 253
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs citing VBScript 100 108 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.49% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 1.23% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 79 72
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £261 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £201 £285
% change year-on-year
+81.59% -29.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +44.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.78 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.79% +16.15%
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
8987 8791 8314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.81% 40.20% 42.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6704 6315 5947
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 81 107
Average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £18.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 January 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 January 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 -14 22 £419 +4.68% 6
Paddington - 1 £475 -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 137 (62.84%) SQL
2 113 (51.83%) Windows
3 105 (48.17%) PowerShell
4 91 (41.74%) Microsoft
5 73 (33.49%) VB
6 66 (30.28%) .NET
7 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
8 60 (27.52%) VMware
9 59 (27.06%) Active Directory
10 55 (25.23%) Citrix
11 52 (23.85%) SCCM
12 51 (23.39%) Oracle
12 51 (23.39%) C#
13 47 (21.56%) HP
13 47 (21.56%) Finance
14 45 (20.64%) JavaScript
15 44 (20.18%) XML
16 43 (19.72%) Banking
17 42 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (16.97%) XenApp
18 37 (16.97%) HTML
19 35 (16.06%) IIS
19 35 (16.06%) ITIL
19 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (14.68%) Windows 7
21 31 (14.22%) Migration
22 30 (13.76%) SAN
23 29 (13.30%) Windows Server 2003
24 28 (12.84%) TCP/IP
25 27 (12.39%) IBM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (16.06%) IIS
2 27 (12.39%) SharePoint
3 24 (11.01%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.96%) OpenStack
5 11 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.83%) CMS
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.92%) Confluence
9 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.46%) Apache
10 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 23 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.72%) MS Office
3 6 (2.75%) MS Project
4 5 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.83%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) Office 365
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.76%) SAN
2 28 (12.84%) TCP/IP
3 26 (11.93%) NetScaler
4 24 (11.01%) DNS
5 20 (9.17%) DHCP
6 14 (6.42%) NAS
7 13 (5.96%) Firewall
8 7 (3.21%) Network Security
9 6 (2.75%) Internet
10 5 (2.29%) VPN
11 4 (1.83%) SSL
11 4 (1.83%) Intranet
12 3 (1.38%) FTP
12 3 (1.38%) SMS
12 3 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.92%) VLAN
13 2 (0.92%) LDAP
13 2 (0.92%) SMTP
13 2 (0.92%) HTTP
13 2 (0.92%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (9.17%) Oracle Database
4 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.05%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.75%) QlikView
7 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.29%) MySQL
8 5 (2.29%) Siebel EIM
8 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.38%) MS Access
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (5.96%) MSI
2 10 (4.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (3.67%) JIRA
5 6 (2.75%) Subversion
6 5 (2.29%) Maven
6 5 (2.29%) Selenium
6 5 (2.29%) Ant
7 4 (1.83%) JUnit
7 4 (1.83%) Toad
7 4 (1.83%) PeopleTools
8 2 (0.92%) JMeter
8 2 (0.92%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.92%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.92%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.92%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (21.56%) Finance
2 43 (19.72%) Banking
3 13 (5.96%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.13%) Front Office
5 8 (3.67%) Back Office
5 8 (3.67%) Legal
6 7 (3.21%) Games
7 6 (2.75%) Law
8 5 (2.29%) Marketing
8 5 (2.29%) Retail
9 3 (1.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.46%) Military
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (24.77%) Developer
2 47 (21.56%) Analyst
3 15 (6.88%) .NET Developer
3 15 (6.88%) Wintel Analyst
4 14 (6.42%) SQL Developer
5 12 (5.50%) Consultant
6 11 (5.05%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (4.59%) Architect
7 10 (4.59%) Administrator
8 9 (4.13%) Tester
9 7 (3.21%) DBA
9 7 (3.21%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (2.75%) Manual Tester
10 6 (2.75%) SQL DBA
10 6 (2.75%) Siebel Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Junior Tester
10 6 (2.75%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.75%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.75%) Applications Support
10 6 (2.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (30.28%) .NET
2 44 (20.18%) XML
3 37 (16.97%) HTML
4 23 (10.55%) CSS
5 21 (9.63%) ASP.NET
6 18 (8.26%) XSD
7 17 (7.80%) Middleware
8 15 (6.88%) Web Services
8 15 (6.88%) XSLT
9 14 (6.42%) ActiveX
10 13 (5.96%) XSL
11 7 (3.21%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.75%) SOAP
13 5 (2.29%) jQuery
14 4 (1.83%) WCF
14 4 (1.83%) WPF
14 4 (1.83%) REST
14 4 (1.83%) JSON
14 4 (1.83%) Application Packaging
15 3 (1.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Replication
2 19 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.34%) Clustering
4 9 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.75%) MPEG
5 6 (2.75%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.75%) STB
5 6 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.75%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.29%) Derivative
6 5 (2.29%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.29%) User Experience
6 5 (2.29%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.29%) Equities
6 5 (2.29%) CESG
7 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.38%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 113 (51.83%) Windows
2 42 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (14.68%) Windows 7
4 29 (13.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (11.47%) UNIX
6 14 (6.42%) Linux
6 14 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.05%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.92%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.92%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.46%) AIX
10 1 (0.46%) SUSE
10 1 (0.46%) Debian
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.46%) Android
10 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.06%) ITIL
2 31 (14.22%) Migration
3 23 (10.55%) Incident Management
4 20 (9.17%) Project Management
5 18 (8.26%) Low Latency
6 14 (6.42%) ITSM
7 12 (5.50%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.50%) Release Management
8 10 (4.59%) Change Management
9 9 (4.13%) Workflow
9 9 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.67%) Software Testing
10 8 (3.67%) Data Migration
10 8 (3.67%) Regression Testing
10 8 (3.67%) OO
10 8 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.21%) Test Planning
11 7 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 137 (62.84%) SQL
2 105 (48.17%) PowerShell
3 73 (33.49%) VB
4 51 (23.39%) C#
5 45 (20.64%) JavaScript
6 26 (11.93%) PL/SQL
7 23 (10.55%) VBA
8 22 (10.09%) Java
9 18 (8.26%) VB.NET
9 18 (8.26%) VB6
10 11 (5.05%) Perl
11 10 (4.59%) Shell Script
12 9 (4.13%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.83%) C
13 4 (1.83%) C++
13 4 (1.83%) SQR
14 3 (1.38%) Ruby
15 1 (0.46%) F#
15 1 (0.46%) XAML
15 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (6.88%) Degree
2 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.21%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (3.21%) ISEB
5 6 (2.75%) Siebel Certification
5 6 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.29%) MCSE
6 5 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.83%) CCEA
7 4 (1.83%) MCITP
8 2 (0.92%) MCP
9 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.46%) CCAA
9 1 (0.46%) CCNA
9 1 (0.46%) CCA
9 1 (0.46%) PMP
9 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) SLA
1 9 (4.13%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.92%) WCAG
3 2 (0.92%) WAI
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.97%) XenApp
3 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (12.39%) Hyper-V
5 23 (10.55%) vSphere
6 22 (10.09%) XenDesktop
7 16 (7.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (6.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (5.50%) VMware ESX
11 10 (4.59%) Terminal Services
12 9 (4.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (1.83%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.92%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.92%) Sendmail
16 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 52 (23.85%) SCCM
2 27 (12.39%) SCVMM
3 26 (11.93%) SCOM
4 22 (10.09%) EdgeSight
5 16 (7.34%) HP SIM
6 15 (6.88%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (5.50%) WMI
8 8 (3.67%) SCOrch
9 6 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (2.29%) SCDPM
11 4 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (1.83%) Control-M
11 4 (1.83%) WSUS
12 3 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (1.38%) Backup Exec
12 3 (1.38%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 2 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.92%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 91 (41.74%) Microsoft
2 60 (27.52%) VMware
3 55 (25.23%) Citrix
4 51 (23.39%) Oracle
5 47 (21.56%) HP
6 27 (12.39%) IBM
7 22 (10.09%) Dell
8 16 (7.34%) CA
9 15 (6.88%) ServiceNow
10 14 (6.42%) Veeam
10 14 (6.42%) Nimsoft
10 14 (6.42%) Veritas
11 11 (5.05%) McAfee
12 10 (4.59%) Altiris
13 9 (4.13%) Symantec
14 7 (3.21%) Sophos
14 7 (3.21%) CheckPoint
14 7 (3.21%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (2.75%) Sybase
15 6 (2.75%) Sun
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