The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 68 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.47% 0.10% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 0.30% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £335 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -23.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £303 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.26% -13.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £28.25 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -1.53%

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 331 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.02% 34.52% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 170 160
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +8 4 £350 +4.47%
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (66.67%) Security Patching
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) BladeLogic
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 4 (66.67%) WSUS
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Remedy
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Deployment Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) BladeLogic
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec