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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 102 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing VBScript 17 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.60% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 2.30% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £29.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +12.91%
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
643 651 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.10% 26.00% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 410 345
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 £300 £265 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 15
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.40 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Reading +23 7 £388 -8.82%
Wokingham - 5 £350 -
Bracknell -2 3 £500 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 35 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
3 27 (64.29%) .NET
4 21 (50.00%) C#
5 20 (47.62%) C++
6 19 (45.24%) Windows
7 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
8 15 (35.71%) Internet
8 15 (35.71%) Degree
9 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
9 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
9 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
9 13 (30.95%) XML
9 13 (30.95%) Memory Management
9 13 (30.95%) Office 365
10 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 12 (28.57%) DNS
10 12 (28.57%) SLA
11 11 (26.19%) Web Services
11 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
11 11 (26.19%) Node.js
11 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
12 10 (23.81%) VB
12 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
12 10 (23.81%) MAPI
12 10 (23.81%) French Language
12 10 (23.81%) German Language
12 10 (23.81%) Italian Language
12 10 (23.81%) Spanish Language
12 10 (23.81%) SCCM

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 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Internet
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (19.05%) DHCP
5 5 (11.90%) HTTP
5 5 (11.90%) IPsec
5 5 (11.90%) Software-Defined Networking
5 5 (11.90%) VPN
6 4 (9.52%) BGP
6 4 (9.52%) IPv6
7 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) MSI
3 1 (2.38%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.38%) JBehave
3 1 (2.38%) JMeter
3 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.38%) Robotium
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (23.81%) French Language
1 10 (23.81%) German Language
1 10 (23.81%) Italian Language
1 10 (23.81%) Spanish Language
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Field Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Test Architect
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Messaging Support
4 5 (11.90%) SCCM Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) SOA Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Test Automation Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Escalation Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Development Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) XML
3 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 11 (26.19%) Node.js
3 11 (26.19%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) MAPI
5 6 (14.29%) Ajax
6 4 (9.52%) CSS
6 4 (9.52%) DCOM
7 3 (7.14%) Flash
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.05%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Public Cloud
4 3 (7.14%) PKI
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Memory Management
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 6 (14.29%) Service Management
3 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (11.90%) SOA
4 5 (11.90%) Workflow
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.14%) Presales
5 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 21 (50.00%) C#
3 20 (47.62%) C++
4 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
5 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 10 (23.81%) VB
7 9 (21.43%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (11.90%) C
10 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.38%) Groovy
11 1 (2.38%) Python
11 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCITP
3 6 (14.29%) MCTS
4 2 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) MCSD
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) XenServer
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) WMI
3 4 (9.52%) SCOM
4 3 (7.14%) AirWatch
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.14%) WSUS
5 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.76%) Perfmon
5 2 (4.76%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) IBM
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) MobileIron
Bracknell, Berkshire
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