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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / East Midlands
Rank 83 76 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing VBScript 11 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.76% 1.31% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 3.85% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 1
Median daily rate £195 £275 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% -60.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £20.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+48.75% -30.28%

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
584 545 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.25% 33.94% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 330 285
Median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £14.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.40 £39.35
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 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
Leicestershire +9 6 £250 +119.29% 2
Derbyshire -4 4 £125 +11.60%
Nottinghamshire -8 1 - - 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (80.00%) HP
1 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (60.00%) Wireless
3 8 (53.33%) SCCM
3 8 (53.33%) Dell
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) IIS
3 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) EPoS
5 5 (33.33%) Retail
5 5 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003

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 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) DHCP
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) JBehave
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) EPoS Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Server Migration Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) EPoS
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (6.67%) BDD
2 1 (6.67%) Chat Support
2 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Presales
2 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (6.67%) Test Management
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) HP
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Dell
3 5 (33.33%) Sun
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Lotus
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
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