The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 53 54
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.90% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.05% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £388 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+94.54% -31.25%
VBScript
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
274 197 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.98% 29.58% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 128 127
Median daily rate £388 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £505 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.06% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £12.20 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham