The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 101 112 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing VBScript 7 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.16% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 0.68% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £500 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £28.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -28.48%
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 Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
577 589 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.72% 23.61% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 356 437
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Median hourly rate £33.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £27.50 £27.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +6 6 £500 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
4 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
4 7 (31.82%) Office 365
5 6 (27.27%) Node.js
5 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 6 (27.27%) AirWatch
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) MAPI
5 6 (27.27%) SLA
5 6 (27.27%) Retail
5 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 6 (27.27%) Selenium
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) French Language
6 5 (22.73%) German Language
6 5 (22.73%) Italian Language
6 5 (22.73%) Spanish Language

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) MSI
3 1 (4.55%) AdminStudio
3 1 (4.55%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 5 (22.73%) French Language
2 5 (22.73%) German Language
2 5 (22.73%) Italian Language
2 5 (22.73%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Test Architect
3 5 (22.73%) SOA Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Messaging Support
5 3 (13.64%) Development Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Development Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
5 3 (13.64%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) Ajax
2 6 (27.27%) MAPI
2 6 (27.27%) Node.js
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) Flash
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.64%) Android
3 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.64%) Windows CE
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
3 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) AirWatch
2 5 (22.73%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
Bracknell, Berkshire
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