The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
London / City of London
Rank 139 125 166
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +41
Contract jobs citing VBScript 14 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.54% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 20
Median daily rate £365 £403 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% -14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £319 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £343
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +1.08%

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1406 1425 2361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 47.81% 44.77% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1181 1198 1942
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 16 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) MSI
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Banking
7 5 (27.78%) SCCM
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (27.78%) IIS
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (27.78%) Control-M
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix
8 4 (22.22%) AppSense

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MSI
2 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Toad
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Back Office
4 3 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Packager
3 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) Fintech
1 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
1 1 (5.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Personalization
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Security Hardening
4 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCDST
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Control-M
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Sysprep
4 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) AppSense
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Altiris
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.56%) Wyse
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