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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 53 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.18% 1.26% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 3.47% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -28.57%
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
167 259 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.67% 36.12% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 141 91
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £40.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.16% +24.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

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
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 4 May 2015. 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
Swindon +12 8 - -
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) VB
5 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
6 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (57.14%) McAfee
6 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
7 7 (50.00%) Release Management
7 7 (50.00%) VMware
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (42.86%) IIS
8 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
8 6 (42.86%) SCCM
9 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (21.43%) IBM
11 2 (14.29%) Unisys
11 2 (14.29%) MSMQ
11 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (14.29%) SCOM
12 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
12 1 (7.14%) WFM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (7.14%) WFM
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) VB
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C#
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (42.86%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) McAfee
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Unisys