The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 38 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.32% - 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% - 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.85 £30.01 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.79% +57.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
120 72 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.22% 29.63% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 33 23
Average daily rate £325 £320 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) DNS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Applications Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Applications Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) J2EE
1 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
1 7 (63.64%) WCF
1 7 (63.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell