The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK / Wales
Rank 61 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.62% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £380 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +68.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £20.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+48.75% -30.28%

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
265 324 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.38% 47.30% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 224 180
Median daily rate £419 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.90 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.40 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +17 1 £325 -14.47%
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) ThinApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AppSense
1 1 (50.00%) arcserve
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware