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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 38 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.41% 1.02% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 3.15% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +15.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-25.52% +80.52%
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
98 127 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.61% 32.32% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 55 105
Average daily rate £313 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 3
Average hourly rate £29.95 £43.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.54% +21.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
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 18 September 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
Crawley - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) WSH
2 5 (71.43%) Replication
2 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Red Gate
2 5 (71.43%) Database Security
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Ingres
3 2 (28.57%) Capita
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Development Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Development Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WSH
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Database Security
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Gate
3 2 (28.57%) Capita