The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.91% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£269 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.97 £25.80 £33.28
% change year-on-year
-18.71% -22.48%
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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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
159 165 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.04% 49.25% 40.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 121 48
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 9 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MSI
2 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MSI
1 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware