The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 50 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.46% - 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% - 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£352 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +54.73%
VBScript
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
199 84 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.31% 34.57% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 40 39
Average daily rate £385 £275 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £189 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £352 - 2
Gateshead - - - -
VBScript
North East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
1 14 (93.33%) VBA
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) MS Office
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
1 14 (93.33%) N-Tier
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) Service Delivery
1 14 (93.33%) Data Management
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (86.67%) VB
3 12 (80.00%) Web Design
3 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) MDX
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) C
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.67%) RDBMS

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (93.33%) MS Office
1 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) Service Delivery
1 14 (93.33%) Data Management
2 12 (80.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
1 14 (93.33%) VBA
2 13 (86.67%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP