The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 93 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.060% 0.76% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 2.05% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£163 £253 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.64% -27.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £31.56 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +32.86%
VBScript
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
542 584 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.44% 37.20% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 319 484
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 36 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +35.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Leeds 0 1 £163 -
Bradford - - - -
VBScript
Yorkshire

VBScript
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Becrypt
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VB

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Becrypt
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix