The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £300
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
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 34 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 53.85% 39.08% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 17 40
Average daily rate £340 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire