The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 56 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.84% 0.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£231 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.06 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.13 £31.56 £19.99
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +57.85%
VBScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
187 179 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.12% 31.68% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 102 118
Average daily rate £325 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 14
Average hourly rate £20.06 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.01 £55.00 £41.50
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 Wiltshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 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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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
Swindon -2 5 £231 - 2
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) VB
3 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (25.00%) McAfee
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) Computacenter
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) vCloud
8 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
8 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
2 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) VB
2 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vCloud
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Computacenter
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle