The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 57 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.06% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £23.55 £27.13
% change year-on-year
+22.63% -13.19%
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 Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
329 367 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.68% 39.98% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 312 259
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 21 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 13 (54.17%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (41.67%) VB
7 10 (41.67%) MS Office
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) Migration
9 8 (33.33%) WSUS
10 7 (29.17%) SCCM
10 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
10 7 (29.17%) Finance
10 7 (29.17%) SAN
10 7 (29.17%) Dell
11 6 (25.00%) DHCP
11 6 (25.00%) DNS
11 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 5 (20.83%) Software Deployment
12 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
12 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
12 5 (20.83%) Application Virtualisation
12 5 (20.83%) XenApp

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MSI
2 3 (12.50%) TestComplete
3 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.33%) InstallShield
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Hardware Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (20.83%) Release Management
2 5 (20.83%) Software Deployment
2 5 (20.83%) Time Management
3 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (16.67%) Server Patching
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
4 5 (20.83%) XenApp
4 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
5 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) WSUS
2 7 (29.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Dell
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) Intel Security
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (16.67%) NetApp
4 4 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Wyse
6 2 (8.33%) Cognos
7 1 (4.17%) AppSense
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix