The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 364 394 304
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -90
Contract jobs citing VBScript 270 239 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.22% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 145 178
Median daily rate £350 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.94 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.86% -23.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £20.19 £25.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £38.73 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £20.94 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+69.57% -19.75%
VBScript
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19279 19612 18446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.19% 38.50% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13411 13343 12171
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 396 401
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.03 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in England

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in England

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in England

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in England

VBScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

VBScript Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
London +20 91 £425 +6.25% 16
South East -2 78 £375 -3.22% 7
North East -11 47 £303 +51.50% 1
East Midlands +16 16 £325 +4.00% 3
South West +3 14 £300 -1.63% 5
Yorkshire +9 9 £340 - 1
East of England +17 7 £425 +21.42% 3
West Midlands -23 4 £370 +23.33% 3
North West -25 3 - - 3
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 308 (65.25%) PowerShell
2 280 (59.32%) Windows
3 271 (57.42%) Microsoft
4 211 (44.70%) SQL
5 174 (36.86%) Active Directory
6 156 (33.05%) .NET
7 153 (32.42%) SQL Server
8 147 (31.14%) VB
9 123 (26.06%) C#
9 123 (26.06%) VMware
10 120 (25.42%) Security Cleared
11 114 (24.15%) Windows Server
12 110 (23.31%) MS Excel
13 108 (22.88%) SCCM
14 103 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 99 (20.97%) Finance
16 89 (18.86%) JavaScript
17 86 (18.22%) T-SQL
18 84 (17.80%) DNS
18 84 (17.80%) Windows 7
18 84 (17.80%) Windows Server 2012
19 83 (17.58%) Citrix
20 78 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 77 (16.31%) ITIL
22 76 (16.10%) HP
23 73 (15.47%) HTML
24 72 (15.25%) XML
25 71 (15.04%) DHCP
26 68 (14.41%) SC Cleared
27 65 (13.77%) Migration

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 52 (11.02%) IIS
2 49 (10.38%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.30%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.54%) CMS
7 11 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.91%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.69%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.27%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.06%) Confluence
11 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.42%) FileNet
13 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 110 (23.31%) MS Excel
2 60 (12.71%) MS Office
3 11 (2.33%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (4.24%) Office 365
2 4 (0.85%) IaaS
3 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (17.80%) DNS
2 71 (15.04%) DHCP
3 33 (6.99%) Internet
4 31 (6.57%) VPN
5 30 (6.36%) Firewall
6 29 (6.14%) SAN
7 27 (5.72%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.18%) HTTP
9 13 (2.75%) IPsec
10 12 (2.54%) Software-Defined Networking
11 11 (2.33%) BGP
11 11 (2.33%) IPv6
11 11 (2.33%) WAN
12 10 (2.12%) LAN
12 10 (2.12%) SSL
13 9 (1.91%) Kerberos
14 7 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (1.27%) DMZ
15 6 (1.27%) NetScaler
16 5 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (32.42%) SQL Server
2 55 (11.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (9.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (2.75%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.12%) MySQL
10 9 (1.91%) DTS
10 9 (1.91%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.06%) MS Access
14 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.64%) DB2
16 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (9.53%) MSI
2 30 (6.36%) Visual Studio
3 26 (5.51%) HP UFT
4 20 (4.24%) JIRA
4 20 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.75%) Selenium
6 11 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.33%) InstallShield
6 11 (2.33%) Subversion
7 10 (2.12%) Maven
8 8 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (1.48%) LoadRunner
9 7 (1.48%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.27%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.27%) StarTeam
11 5 (1.06%) AdminStudio
11 5 (1.06%) FitNesse
11 5 (1.06%) WinDbg
General
1 99 (20.97%) Finance
2 30 (6.36%) Banking
3 16 (3.39%) Marketing
4 7 (1.48%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.27%) French Language
5 6 (1.27%) Legal
5 6 (1.27%) Retail
5 6 (1.27%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.06%) German Language
6 5 (1.06%) Italian Language
7 4 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.85%) Law
8 3 (0.64%) Publishing
8 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Front Office
9 2 (0.42%) Military
9 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (19.49%) Developer
2 40 (8.47%) Analyst
2 40 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
3 36 (7.63%) Administrator
4 35 (7.42%) Consultant
5 31 (6.57%) .NET Developer
6 24 (5.08%) SQL Developer
7 21 (4.45%) Tester
8 20 (4.24%) C# Developer
8 20 (4.24%) SCCM Engineer
9 19 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (3.81%) DBA
10 18 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (3.81%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 17 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (3.60%) SQL DBA
11 17 (3.60%) Support Engineer
11 17 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (3.60%) Test Analyst
11 17 (3.60%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (33.05%) .NET
2 73 (15.47%) HTML
3 72 (15.25%) XML
4 55 (11.65%) ASP.NET
5 46 (9.75%) CSS
6 38 (8.05%) jQuery
7 35 (7.42%) Web Services
8 21 (4.45%) .NET Framework
9 17 (3.60%) WCF
10 11 (2.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (2.33%) WinForms
10 11 (2.33%) WPF
11 9 (1.91%) HTML5
11 9 (1.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (1.69%) ActiveX
12 8 (1.69%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.69%) LINQ
12 8 (1.69%) MDX
12 8 (1.69%) REST
13 7 (1.48%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.78%) Clustering
2 29 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.97%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.54%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.69%) Replication
8 7 (1.48%) STB
9 6 (1.27%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.06%) MPEG
10 5 (1.06%) User Experience
10 5 (1.06%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.85%) Derivative
11 4 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.85%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.64%) CMDB
12 3 (0.64%) NHS
12 3 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 280 (59.32%) Windows
2 114 (24.15%) Windows Server
3 103 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (17.80%) Windows 7
4 84 (17.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (10.17%) Linux
7 41 (8.69%) Windows 10
8 26 (5.51%) Unix
8 26 (5.51%) Windows 8
9 24 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (3.39%) Windows XP
11 12 (2.54%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.69%) AIX
13 7 (1.48%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.48%) Solaris
14 4 (0.85%) HPUX
14 4 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.85%) VMS
14 4 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (16.31%) ITIL
2 65 (13.77%) Migration
3 43 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (6.99%) Configuration Management
4 33 (6.99%) Software Testing
5 29 (6.14%) Release Management
5 29 (6.14%) Software Delivery
6 28 (5.93%) Open Source
7 27 (5.72%) Unit Testing
7 27 (5.72%) Workflow
8 24 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 23 (4.87%) OO
9 23 (4.87%) Test Scripting
9 23 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (4.45%) Change Management
11 19 (4.03%) Service Management
12 18 (3.81%) Load Balancing
12 18 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (3.60%) Mentoring
13 17 (3.60%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 308 (65.25%) PowerShell
2 211 (44.70%) SQL
3 147 (31.14%) VB
4 123 (26.06%) C#
5 89 (18.86%) JavaScript
6 86 (18.22%) T-SQL
7 56 (11.86%) VBA
8 43 (9.11%) C++
9 38 (8.05%) Java
10 37 (7.84%) VB.NET
11 27 (5.72%) C
12 20 (4.24%) Perl
13 19 (4.03%) PL/SQL
14 17 (3.60%) Python
15 8 (1.69%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.48%) Korn
17 6 (1.27%) VB6
18 5 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
19 4 (0.85%) F#
19 4 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 120 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 78 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (14.41%) SC Cleared
4 44 (9.32%) DV Cleared
5 43 (9.11%) Degree
6 39 (8.26%) MCSE
7 33 (6.99%) MCITP
8 22 (4.66%) ISEB
9 20 (4.24%) MCSA
10 18 (3.81%) MCSD
11 17 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (3.39%) ISTQB
12 16 (3.39%) MCTS
13 11 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (2.12%) MCAD
15 7 (1.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 6 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.06%) CCNA
17 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.12%) Disclosure Scotland
1 10 (2.12%) SLA
2 8 (1.69%) QA
3 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.64%) WCAG
5 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 174 (36.86%) Active Directory
2 63 (13.35%) XenApp
3 53 (11.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 52 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (9.53%) XenDesktop
6 44 (9.32%) Hyper-V
7 28 (5.93%) VMware ESX
8 23 (4.87%) XenServer
9 18 (3.81%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.33%) BitLocker
10 11 (2.33%) vSphere
11 6 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.64%) Firmware
15 2 (0.42%) NFS
16 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 108 (22.88%) SCCM
2 38 (8.05%) SCOM
2 38 (8.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 21 (4.45%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (4.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 15 (3.18%) SCSM
5 14 (2.97%) SCVMM
6 13 (2.75%) SCDPM
6 13 (2.75%) WSUS
7 10 (2.12%) Control-M
7 10 (2.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (1.91%) Perfmon
9 8 (1.69%) SCOrch
10 7 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.48%) OpenView
10 7 (1.48%) WMI
11 4 (0.85%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.85%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 271 (57.42%) Microsoft
2 123 (26.06%) VMware
3 83 (17.58%) Citrix
4 76 (16.10%) HP
5 50 (10.59%) Oracle
6 32 (6.78%) AppSense
7 28 (5.93%) Cisco
8 24 (5.08%) IBM
8 24 (5.08%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.60%) Intel Security
10 15 (3.18%) Symantec
11 14 (2.97%) Lumension
12 13 (2.75%) Dell
13 8 (1.69%) Lotus
14 7 (1.48%) BMC
15 6 (1.27%) Altiris
15 6 (1.27%) Borland
15 6 (1.27%) Cognos
15 6 (1.27%) Sybase
16 5 (1.06%) LANDesk
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