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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 296 276 258
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs citing VBScript 114 149 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.61% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 1.52% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 107 81
Average daily rate
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£425 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £40.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £48.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.85 £30.01 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.79% +57.92%
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
9905 9808 8931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.96% 40.44% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7574 7082 6405
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 £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 45 84 120
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VBScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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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 -15 33 £425 +34.92% 9
Paddington - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - - 2
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 136 (59.91%) SQL
2 111 (48.90%) PowerShell
3 109 (48.02%) Windows
4 90 (39.65%) Microsoft
5 80 (35.24%) VB
6 71 (31.28%) SQL Server
7 66 (29.07%) Active Directory
8 63 (27.75%) .NET
9 58 (25.55%) VMware
10 52 (22.91%) Oracle
10 52 (22.91%) Citrix
11 51 (22.47%) Banking
12 45 (19.82%) SCCM
12 45 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (19.82%) JavaScript
12 45 (19.82%) Finance
13 44 (19.38%) C#
13 44 (19.38%) HP
14 37 (16.30%) HTML
14 37 (16.30%) XML
14 37 (16.30%) Windows 7
15 33 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (14.10%) Migration
17 31 (13.66%) IIS
18 30 (13.22%) Windows Server 2003
18 30 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (12.78%) XenApp
19 29 (12.78%) ITIL
20 26 (11.45%) MS Excel
20 26 (11.45%) DNS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (13.66%) IIS
2 25 (11.01%) MS Exchange
3 19 (8.37%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.08%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.76%) CMS
8 4 (1.76%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (10.13%) MS Office
3 7 (3.08%) MS Project
4 6 (2.64%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.45%) DNS
1 26 (11.45%) SAN
2 24 (10.57%) TCP/IP
3 21 (9.25%) DHCP
4 19 (8.37%) NetScaler
5 14 (6.17%) Firewall
6 10 (4.41%) NAS
7 9 (3.96%) Network Security
8 6 (2.64%) Internet
8 6 (2.64%) VPN
9 4 (1.76%) Intranet
9 4 (1.76%) SSL
9 4 (1.76%) FTP
9 4 (1.76%) SMTP
9 4 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.32%) VLAN
10 3 (1.32%) SMS
11 2 (0.88%) Extranet
11 2 (0.88%) HTTP
12 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (31.28%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (10.13%) Oracle Database
4 19 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.29%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.85%) QlikView
8 7 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.64%) Siebel EIM
9 6 (2.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.20%) MySQL
10 5 (2.20%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.32%) MS Access
12 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.73%) MSI
3 11 (4.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (3.96%) JIRA
5 7 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (2.20%) Maven
6 5 (2.20%) Ant
7 4 (1.76%) Toad
8 3 (1.32%) Subversion
8 3 (1.32%) Selenium
8 3 (1.32%) JUnit
9 2 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.88%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.88%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.44%) RIATest
10 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.44%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 51 (22.47%) Banking
2 45 (19.82%) Finance
3 14 (6.17%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.85%) Legal
5 10 (4.41%) Retail
6 7 (3.08%) Law
6 7 (3.08%) Games
7 6 (2.64%) Back Office
8 5 (2.20%) Marketing
8 5 (2.20%) Front Office
9 3 (1.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (25.99%) Developer
2 37 (16.30%) Analyst
3 15 (6.61%) SQL Developer
4 13 (5.73%) .NET Developer
5 12 (5.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 12 (5.29%) Consultant
6 11 (4.85%) QlikView Developer
6 11 (4.85%) Administrator
7 10 (4.41%) Architect
7 10 (4.41%) Tester
8 8 (3.52%) Manual Tester
8 8 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (3.52%) Support Analyst
8 8 (3.52%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (3.52%) Wintel Analyst
9 7 (3.08%) Junior Tester
9 7 (3.08%) Junior
9 7 (3.08%) DBA
9 7 (3.08%) Applications Support
10 6 (2.64%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.75%) .NET
2 37 (16.30%) HTML
2 37 (16.30%) XML
3 24 (10.57%) Web Services
4 22 (9.69%) CSS
5 21 (9.25%) ASP.NET
6 17 (7.49%) XSD
7 14 (6.17%) Middleware
7 14 (6.17%) XSLT
8 12 (5.29%) XSL
9 11 (4.85%) ActiveX
10 7 (3.08%) Application Packaging
10 7 (3.08%) Classic ASP
11 6 (2.64%) SOAP
11 6 (2.64%) WCF
11 6 (2.64%) WPF
12 5 (2.20%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.20%) J2EE
13 4 (1.76%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.49%) Clustering
3 14 (6.17%) Replication
4 9 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.52%) MPEG
5 8 (3.52%) STB
6 6 (2.64%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.64%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.64%) CESG
7 5 (2.20%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.76%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.76%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.76%) User Experience
9 3 (1.32%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 109 (48.02%) Windows
2 45 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (16.30%) Windows 7
4 30 (13.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (10.57%) UNIX
6 14 (6.17%) Linux
7 13 (5.73%) Windows XP
8 12 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.64%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.32%) AIX
11 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.44%) SUSE
12 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.10%) Migration
2 29 (12.78%) ITIL
3 21 (9.25%) Incident Management
4 16 (7.05%) Project Management
5 14 (6.17%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.29%) Change Management
6 12 (5.29%) Low Latency
7 10 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (4.41%) OO
7 10 (4.41%) Software Testing
7 10 (4.41%) Data Migration
8 9 (3.96%) Data Modelling
8 9 (3.96%) Regression Testing
8 9 (3.96%) Workflow
9 8 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (3.52%) ITSM
9 8 (3.52%) Test Planning
10 7 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.08%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (59.91%) SQL
2 111 (48.90%) PowerShell
3 80 (35.24%) VB
4 45 (19.82%) JavaScript
5 44 (19.38%) C#
6 23 (10.13%) PL/SQL
7 22 (9.69%) VBA
8 20 (8.81%) VB.NET
9 19 (8.37%) Java
10 17 (7.49%) Shell Script
11 16 (7.05%) VB6
12 13 (5.73%) Perl
13 8 (3.52%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.76%) C
14 4 (1.76%) C++
14 4 (1.76%) Ruby
15 2 (0.88%) XAML
15 2 (0.88%) Python
15 2 (0.88%) KiXtart
16 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (7.93%) Degree
2 10 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.96%) ISEB
4 8 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (3.52%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.64%) MCSE
7 5 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.20%) MCITP
7 5 (2.20%) Siebel Certification
8 4 (1.76%) CCEA
9 2 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.44%) CCAA
10 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.44%) CCNA
10 1 (0.44%) PMP
10 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.44%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.52%) SLA
1 8 (3.52%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) WCAG
2 2 (0.88%) WAI
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (29.07%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (12.78%) XenApp
4 21 (9.25%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.25%) vSphere
5 18 (7.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (6.61%) XenDesktop
7 14 (6.17%) VMware ESX
8 10 (4.41%) Terminal Services
9 9 (3.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (1.76%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (1.76%) VMware Server
14 3 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (1.32%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.88%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 45 (19.82%) SCCM
2 22 (9.69%) SCVMM
3 20 (8.81%) SCOM
4 19 (8.37%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (7.05%) EdgeSight
6 12 (5.29%) WMI
7 11 (4.85%) HP SIM
8 7 (3.08%) SCOrch
8 7 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (2.64%) SCDPM
10 4 (1.76%) Control-M
10 4 (1.76%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (1.32%) Puppet
11 3 (1.32%) Data Guard
11 3 (1.32%) WSUS
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.32%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.88%) ARCserve
12 2 (0.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 90 (39.65%) Microsoft
2 58 (25.55%) VMware
3 52 (22.91%) Oracle
3 52 (22.91%) Citrix
4 44 (19.38%) HP
5 25 (11.01%) IBM
6 16 (7.05%) Dell
7 12 (5.29%) McAfee
8 11 (4.85%) CA
9 10 (4.41%) Symantec
9 10 (4.41%) Altiris
9 10 (4.41%) ServiceNow
10 8 (3.52%) Sophos
10 8 (3.52%) NetApp
10 8 (3.52%) Veritas
10 8 (3.52%) Veeam
10 8 (3.52%) Nimsoft
11 7 (3.08%) Siebel
11 7 (3.08%) Cisco
11 7 (3.08%) CheckPoint
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