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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 70 82 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.60% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 2.03% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Median daily rate £425 £430 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £430 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £442 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £26.09 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -9.25%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 395 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.22% 29.61% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 203 210
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 29 August 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
Milton Keynes +6 3 £450 +4.65%
High Wycombe - 3 £417 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) NetIQ
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Micro Focus
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) JMeter
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CAPM
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) NetIQ
2 3 (30.00%) Micro Focus
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam