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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South West / Bristol
Rank 65 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% - 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £256
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £364
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £27.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+75.45% -4.14%

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
271 290 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.42% 36.85% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 215 258
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 7
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
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 January 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) VB
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 5 (55.56%) Software Deployment
2 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (55.56%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) MSI
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) TestComplete
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014

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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MSI
2 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Application Virtualisation
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
1 5 (55.56%) Software Deployment
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
1 7 (77.78%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft