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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 102 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.96% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £305 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £395 £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £29.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +12.91%
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
623 519 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.73% 32.22% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 327 273
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+431.25% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Derbyshire +6 3 £350 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 12 (63.16%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
3 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
4 8 (42.11%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) JSON
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 5 (26.32%) LINQ
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server

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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) DMZ
2 4 (21.05%) Extranet
2 4 (21.05%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MSI
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) JBehave
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
2 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) ASP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) XML
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) JSON
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
5 5 (26.32%) LINQ
5 5 (26.32%) REST
5 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 4 (21.05%) Ajax
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
6 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (21.05%) XSLT
7 3 (15.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) BDD
1 4 (21.05%) SDLC
1 4 (21.05%) SOLID
1 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (15.79%) Logistics
2 3 (15.79%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Lotus