The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.54% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £280 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £200
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £28.69 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -6.79%
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
366 227 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.23% 36.50% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 157 110
Average daily rate £375 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £475 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 13
Average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -16.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBScript across the North East region.

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the North East region.

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Durham - 4 £280 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (60.00%) MS Office
5 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (60.00%) N-Tier
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (60.00%) VBA
5 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (60.00%) Data Management
6 8 (53.33%) Service Management
6 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (46.67%) Web Design
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (33.33%) VB
9 5 (33.33%) C
9 5 (33.33%) SCCM
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (26.67%) HTML5

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Packager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Packager
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) MDX
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) Data Management
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 8 (53.33%) Service Management
4 7 (46.67%) Web Design
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
1 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (60.00%) VBA
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (26.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) SAP