The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 80 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.22% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 1.05% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.30 £33.13 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +4.97%
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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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
418 287 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.24% 39.86% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 211 143
Average daily rate £330 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.80 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.99% +44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £19.90 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £71.08 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft