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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 287 276 267
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing VBScript 125 155 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.42% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 112 106
Average daily rate
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£375 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +263.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.13 £31.56 £13.92
% change year-on-year
-17.20% +126.68%
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
10216 10878 10434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.62% 43.08% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7422 7790 7320
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
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 64 84 130
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £17.00 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.00 £57.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +12 28 £395 +5.33% 9
Docklands, London - 2 £274 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
New Malden - - - - 2
Sidcup - - - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 144 (54.14%) Windows
2 132 (49.62%) PowerShell
3 122 (45.86%) SQL
4 114 (42.86%) VB
5 100 (37.59%) Microsoft
6 91 (34.21%) SQL Server
7 85 (31.95%) Active Directory
8 66 (24.81%) .NET
8 66 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (21.80%) Oracle
10 57 (21.43%) VMware
11 55 (20.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 55 (20.68%) Banking
12 50 (18.80%) JavaScript
13 49 (18.42%) C#
14 47 (17.67%) HTML
15 45 (16.92%) HP
16 43 (16.17%) Windows 7
17 42 (15.79%) Finance
18 41 (15.41%) ITIL
18 41 (15.41%) SQL Server 2008
19 39 (14.66%) SCCM
19 39 (14.66%) Citrix
20 37 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
21 36 (13.53%) XML
22 35 (13.16%) Linux
23 32 (12.03%) Migration
23 32 (12.03%) IIS
24 31 (11.65%) MS Excel
25 28 (10.53%) VBA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 32 (12.03%) IIS
2 25 (9.40%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (9.02%) MS Exchange
4 22 (8.27%) WebSphere
5 15 (5.64%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.75%) CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 31 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.89%) MS Office
3 7 (2.63%) MS Project
3 7 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.75%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) PaaS
3 2 (0.75%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.15%) DNS
2 25 (9.40%) DHCP
3 19 (7.14%) SAN
4 14 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.89%) Firewall
6 6 (2.26%) Network Security
6 6 (2.26%) NetScaler
7 5 (1.88%) VoIP
8 4 (1.50%) VPN
8 4 (1.50%) IPv4
8 4 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.50%) VLAN
8 4 (1.50%) Internet
9 3 (1.13%) Intranet
9 3 (1.13%) SSL
9 3 (1.13%) SMS
9 3 (1.13%) SMTP
10 2 (0.75%) WAN
10 2 (0.75%) LAN
10 2 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (8.27%) Oracle Database
3 22 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (4.51%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (3.76%) QlikView
8 10 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.88%) MS Access
11 4 (1.50%) MySQL
12 3 (1.13%) Data Mart
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.75%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 19 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.76%) MSI
3 9 (3.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (2.63%) NUnit
4 7 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (2.63%) MSBuild
5 6 (2.26%) JIRA
6 4 (1.50%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.13%) InstallShield
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.75%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.75%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.75%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.75%) JUnit
8 2 (0.75%) Toad
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.38%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (20.68%) Banking
2 42 (15.79%) Finance
3 17 (6.39%) Retail
4 10 (3.76%) Legal
5 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.88%) Law
7 4 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.50%) Back Office
8 3 (1.13%) Front Office
8 3 (1.13%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (24.81%) Developer
2 35 (13.16%) Analyst
3 21 (7.89%) Administrator
4 16 (6.02%) Deployment Engineer
5 14 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (4.89%) SQL Developer
6 13 (4.89%) .NET Developer
6 13 (4.89%) Consultant
6 13 (4.89%) Server Administrator
7 11 (4.14%) Windows Administrator
8 10 (3.76%) Citrix Engineer
8 10 (3.76%) Software Engineer
8 10 (3.76%) Applications Support
9 9 (3.38%) Tester
9 9 (3.38%) QlikView Developer
10 8 (3.01%) Release Engineer
10 8 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (3.01%) Programmer
10 8 (3.01%) Server Engineer
11 7 (2.63%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (24.81%) .NET
2 47 (17.67%) HTML
3 36 (13.53%) XML
4 27 (10.15%) ASP.NET
5 26 (9.77%) Web Services
6 24 (9.02%) CSS
7 20 (7.52%) Middleware
8 17 (6.39%) Classic ASP
9 15 (5.64%) XSLT
9 15 (5.64%) WCF
9 15 (5.64%) jQuery
10 13 (4.89%) XSD
11 12 (4.51%) ADO.NET
12 11 (4.14%) JSON
13 10 (3.76%) Ajax
14 9 (3.38%) Application Packaging
14 9 (3.38%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.38%) ActiveX
15 8 (3.01%) MSMQ
15 8 (3.01%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.38%) Clustering
3 8 (3.01%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.63%) W3C
5 6 (2.26%) MPEG
5 6 (2.26%) CESG
5 6 (2.26%) STB
6 3 (1.13%) User Experience
6 3 (1.13%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (1.13%) Replication
7 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.75%) Equities
7 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.75%) PKI
7 2 (0.75%) Open Source
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 144 (54.14%) Windows
2 66 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (20.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (16.17%) Windows 7
5 35 (13.16%) Linux
6 25 (9.40%) UNIX
7 13 (4.89%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.76%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.13%) AIX
11 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.41%) ITIL
2 32 (12.03%) Migration
3 17 (6.39%) Change Management
3 17 (6.39%) Release Management
4 15 (5.64%) Incident Management
4 15 (5.64%) OO
5 14 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 14 (5.26%) MVC
6 13 (4.89%) SOA
6 13 (4.89%) Software Engineering
7 12 (4.51%) Project Management
8 11 (4.14%) Data Modelling
8 11 (4.14%) Use Case
9 10 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (3.38%) Data Migration
11 8 (3.01%) UML
11 8 (3.01%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (3.01%) DevOps
11 8 (3.01%) Test Planning
12 7 (2.63%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 132 (49.62%) PowerShell
2 122 (45.86%) SQL
3 114 (42.86%) VB
4 50 (18.80%) JavaScript
5 49 (18.42%) C#
6 28 (10.53%) VBA
7 22 (8.27%) Shell Script
7 22 (8.27%) PL/SQL
8 21 (7.89%) VB6
9 17 (6.39%) VB.NET
10 14 (5.26%) Java
11 13 (4.89%) C
12 11 (4.14%) Perl
13 9 (3.38%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.26%) C++
14 6 (2.26%) Ruby
15 5 (1.88%) Python
16 2 (0.75%) XAML
16 2 (0.75%) KiXtart
17 1 (0.38%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 13 (4.89%) Degree
2 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.14%) MCSE
3 6 (2.26%) MCP
3 6 (2.26%) ISEB
3 6 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.88%) CCEA
5 4 (1.50%) MCITP
5 4 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.75%) CCNA
7 1 (0.38%) MCSA
7 1 (0.38%) CCA
7 1 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.89%) QA
2 8 (3.01%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.01%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (31.95%) Active Directory
2 37 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.40%) vSphere
4 20 (7.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (6.02%) XenApp
6 12 (4.51%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.38%) Terminal Services
8 8 (3.01%) Hyper-V
9 7 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.88%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (1.50%) ISA Server
11 4 (1.50%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.75%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.38%) XenServer
13 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (14.66%) SCCM
2 18 (6.77%) WMI
3 14 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (4.51%) SCVMM
5 10 (3.76%) SCOM
5 10 (3.76%) HP SIM
6 9 (3.38%) AppDNA
7 7 (2.63%) SCOrch
8 6 (2.26%) SCDPM
8 6 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.26%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.50%) CA LISA
9 4 (1.50%) Puppet
10 3 (1.13%) WSUS
11 2 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.75%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.38%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 100 (37.59%) Microsoft
2 58 (21.80%) Oracle
3 57 (21.43%) VMware
4 45 (16.92%) HP
5 39 (14.66%) Citrix
6 24 (9.02%) IBM
7 19 (7.14%) Cognos
8 14 (5.26%) Business Objects
9 12 (4.51%) Symantec
10 8 (3.01%) SAP
10 8 (3.01%) Cisco
10 8 (3.01%) Altiris
11 7 (2.63%) McAfee
11 7 (2.63%) Sophos
12 6 (2.26%) NetApp
12 6 (2.26%) Dell
12 6 (2.26%) EMC
12 6 (2.26%) Lumension
12 6 (2.26%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.88%) CheckPoint
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £125.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £435 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago