The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 70 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Contract jobs citing VBScript 9 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.20% 1.54% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 4.35% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate £300 £394 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -28.87%
VBScript
South 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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 207 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.39% 35.51% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 142 56
Average daily rate £425 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £25.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley -9 7 £280 -28.88%
Worthing - 1 £300 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) IaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) PaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) MCDST
5 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
1 2 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCDST
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSD
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) IBM