The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 129 124 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing VBScript 21 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.23% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 0.74% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £286 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.26% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £283 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £289 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 945 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.93% 31.12% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 544 461
Average daily rate £363 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.63% -35.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.50 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £42.50 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the North West

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

VBScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VBScript Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Lancashire +20 13 £350 +24.11%
Manchester -18 5 £248 -14.65% 3
Cheshire - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £135 - 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 18 (42.86%) SQL
5 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
6 15 (35.71%) VB
7 14 (33.33%) XML
8 13 (30.95%) HTML
8 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (26.19%) ITIL
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.19%) MCITP
11 10 (23.81%) VMware
11 10 (23.81%) Migration
11 10 (23.81%) MCSA
11 10 (23.81%) Citrix
12 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
12 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) XenApp
12 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
12 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
13 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (19.05%) AppSense
14 7 (16.67%) MS Access
14 7 (16.67%) CSS
14 7 (16.67%) DNS
14 7 (16.67%) Server Building
14 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
5 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MS Access
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) DTS
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MSI
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Packager
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) XML
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) JSON
4 6 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 6 (14.29%) REST
4 6 (14.29%) OAuth2
5 4 (9.52%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) HTML5
6 3 (7.14%) CSS3
6 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
6 3 (7.14%) .NET
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.76%) ODBC
7 2 (4.76%) Software Packaging
8 1 (2.38%) WCF
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) Server Building
4 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) High Availability
6 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
7 3 (7.14%) MVVM
8 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (4.76%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) VB
4 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) VB6
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (26.19%) MCITP
4 10 (23.81%) MCSA
5 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) VCP5
6 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) VCP4
6 3 (7.14%) CCNP
6 3 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.76%) CCEA
7 2 (4.76%) CCEE
7 2 (4.76%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) XenApp
3 5 (11.90%) XenServer
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.14%) vSphere
6 2 (4.76%) Terminal Server
6 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Citrix
2 10 (23.81%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) AppSense
4 4 (9.52%) Altiris
4 4 (9.52%) Symantec
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Sun
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.76%) Wyse
7 1 (2.38%) Sophos
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