The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 96 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.89% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Median daily rate £265 £115 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.43% -68.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £28.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -29.37%
VBScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
601 530 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 36.80% 34.13% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 331 293
Median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £252 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.80% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £15.13 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Leicestershire -3 3 £250 +119.29% 1
Derbyshire -5 1 £350 +207.01% 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) EPoS
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) JBehave
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus