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 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 303 283 240
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -43
Contract jobs citing VBScript 103 125 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.53% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 1.27% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 79 136
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £258 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £30.75 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.94 £25.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-18.84% -26.30%
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
10005 9831 10544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.50% 41.68% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 7042 7479
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 66 107
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £16.85 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 33 £450 +11.11% 5
Croydon -12 5 £325 -
Docklands, London - 2 £300 -
Mayfair - 2 £329 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 127 (64.14%) Windows
2 126 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 80 (40.40%) SQL
4 75 (37.88%) Active Directory
5 72 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 58 (29.29%) VB
7 57 (28.79%) SQL Server
7 57 (28.79%) Finance
8 56 (28.28%) VMware
9 53 (26.77%) SCCM
10 45 (22.73%) .NET
11 37 (18.69%) HP
11 37 (18.69%) Citrix
12 36 (18.18%) Oracle
13 35 (17.68%) C#
13 35 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (17.17%) JavaScript
15 32 (16.16%) Linux
16 31 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (14.65%) MS Excel
18 28 (14.14%) Windows 7
18 28 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (14.14%) Banking
19 27 (13.64%) UNIX
19 27 (13.64%) XML
19 27 (13.64%) TCP/IP
20 26 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
20 26 (13.13%) ITIL
21 24 (12.12%) DNS
22 23 (11.62%) MS Office

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.08%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.57%) IIS
3 13 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.04%) OpenStack
5 8 (4.04%) Lync
6 7 (3.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.01%) WordPress
10 2 (1.01%) CMS
11 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.51%) Apache
11 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.62%) MS Office
3 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.52%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.54%) WebTrends
1 7 (3.54%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.51%) Agresso
4 1 (0.51%) HFM
4 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (3.54%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.01%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.51%) Office 365
5 1 (0.51%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 24 (12.12%) DNS
3 20 (10.10%) DHCP
4 12 (6.06%) SAN
5 11 (5.56%) Firewall
6 9 (4.55%) NetScaler
7 7 (3.54%) NAS
8 6 (3.03%) Internet
8 6 (3.03%) VPN
9 5 (2.53%) SNMP
9 5 (2.53%) Network Security
10 4 (2.02%) Intranet
11 3 (1.52%) VLAN
11 3 (1.52%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.52%) MPLS
11 3 (1.52%) HTTP
11 3 (1.52%) LAN
11 3 (1.52%) WAN
12 2 (1.01%) LDAP
12 2 (1.01%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (6.57%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (6.57%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.57%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (6.06%) MySQL
6 10 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.54%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (2.02%) Sybase ASE
12 3 (1.52%) DTS
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (9.60%) MSI
2 14 (7.07%) JIRA
3 7 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.02%) Selenium
4 4 (2.02%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.52%) AdminStudio
5 3 (1.52%) Subversion
5 3 (1.52%) WinDbg
5 3 (1.52%) MSBuild
5 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.01%) Lombardi
6 2 (1.01%) Calabash
6 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.01%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.51%) Toad
7 1 (0.51%) ERwin
7 1 (0.51%) NUnit
General
1 57 (28.79%) Finance
2 28 (14.14%) Banking
3 9 (4.55%) Retail
4 8 (4.04%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.04%) Marketing
5 7 (3.54%) Front Office
6 6 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.03%) Publishing
7 5 (2.53%) Back Office
8 3 (1.52%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.01%) Games
9 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Military
10 1 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (18.69%) Developer
2 31 (15.66%) Analyst
3 27 (13.64%) Administrator
4 16 (8.08%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 12 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
6 11 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (5.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (4.55%) Architect
8 9 (4.55%) Tester
8 9 (4.55%) Applications Packager
9 8 (4.04%) DBA
9 8 (4.04%) Database Developer
9 8 (4.04%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (4.04%) SCCM Administrator
10 7 (3.54%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.73%) .NET
2 27 (13.64%) XML
3 18 (9.09%) Web Services
3 18 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 17 (8.59%) Application Packaging
5 15 (7.58%) HTML
6 9 (4.55%) Middleware
7 7 (3.54%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.53%) CSS
9 4 (2.02%) ADSI
10 3 (1.52%) WSH
10 3 (1.52%) WCF
10 3 (1.52%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.52%) OLE
10 3 (1.52%) OLE DB
10 3 (1.52%) XSL
10 3 (1.52%) XSLT
11 2 (1.01%) J2EE
11 2 (1.01%) Drools
11 2 (1.01%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.07%) Replication
3 7 (3.54%) MPEG
3 7 (3.54%) Equities
3 7 (3.54%) STB
4 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.02%) Derivative
5 4 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.52%) PKI
6 3 (1.52%) CMDB
6 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.52%) EMC Centera
6 3 (1.52%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.52%) Clustering
7 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (64.14%) Windows
2 35 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (16.16%) Linux
4 28 (14.14%) Windows 7
5 27 (13.64%) UNIX
6 26 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.55%) Solaris
9 5 (2.53%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (13.13%) ITIL
3 20 (10.10%) Migration
4 18 (9.09%) Project Management
5 16 (8.08%) Change Management
6 14 (7.07%) Release Management
7 13 (6.57%) Test Automation
8 12 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (6.06%) Regression Testing
9 11 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.56%) ITSM
9 11 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 11 (5.56%) ETL
10 10 (5.05%) Service Management
10 10 (5.05%) SOA
10 10 (5.05%) DevOps
11 9 (4.55%) Workflow
12 8 (4.04%) Data Management
12 8 (4.04%) Software Testing
12 8 (4.04%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 126 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 80 (40.40%) SQL
3 58 (29.29%) VB
4 35 (17.68%) C#
5 34 (17.17%) JavaScript
6 23 (11.62%) Perl
6 23 (11.62%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 15 (7.58%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.56%) C
8 11 (5.56%) Java
9 10 (5.05%) C++
9 10 (5.05%) PHP
9 10 (5.05%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.04%) Python
11 6 (3.03%) VBA
12 3 (1.52%) Ruby
13 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (7.07%) Degree
2 10 (5.05%) MCSE
2 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.04%) ISEB
3 8 (4.04%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.52%) MOS
6 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.01%) CCSA
6 2 (1.01%) MCITP
6 2 (1.01%) CCEE
6 2 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.01%) CCIE
6 2 (1.01%) CCNP
6 2 (1.01%) CCIP
6 2 (1.01%) CCDA
7 1 (0.51%) CCEA
7 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.51%) CCIA
7 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.07%) QA
2 12 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.10%) XenApp
4 18 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 17 (8.59%) Hyper-V
6 14 (7.07%) vSphere
7 13 (6.57%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (4.55%) VMware ESX
10 7 (3.54%) vCloud
11 6 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (2.02%) Xen
13 3 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
14 2 (1.01%) XenServer
14 2 (1.01%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.51%) SRDF
15 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.51%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 53 (26.77%) SCCM
2 13 (6.57%) SCOM
3 9 (4.55%) SCVMM
4 8 (4.04%) WMI
4 8 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (3.54%) BladeLogic
6 6 (3.03%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.03%) Control-M
6 6 (3.03%) HP SIM
7 5 (2.53%) EdgeSight
7 5 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.52%) WSUS
8 3 (1.52%) BMC Marimba
8 3 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.52%) OpenView
8 3 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (1.52%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 72 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 56 (28.28%) VMware
3 37 (18.69%) Citrix
3 37 (18.69%) HP
4 36 (18.18%) Oracle
5 14 (7.07%) IBM
6 12 (6.06%) Dell
7 11 (5.56%) Adobe
8 10 (5.05%) Sybase
8 10 (5.05%) Google
9 9 (4.55%) Tableau
10 8 (4.04%) ServiceNow
10 8 (4.04%) BMC
10 8 (4.04%) CA
11 7 (3.54%) EMC
11 7 (3.54%) Websense
11 7 (3.54%) OpenText
11 7 (3.54%) Eloqua
11 7 (3.54%) Aprimo
12 6 (3.03%) Veeam
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