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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 394 379 327
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -52
Contract jobs citing VBScript 244 258 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.30% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 152 163
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 13
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% -23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.82 £20.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £41.24 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £21.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -19.50%
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
19802 19781 18151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.70% 38.34% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13704 13534 11838
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 400 376
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -16 85 £425 - 16
South East -6 65 £350 -12.50% 15
North East -1 37 £310 +55.00%
South West -3 28 £300 +5.26% 3
East Midlands +8 11 £388 +24.00% 2
Yorkshire -1 9 £340 -
East of England +18 7 £363 +3.57% 2
North West -17 1 - - 2
West Midlands -37 1 £410 +36.66%
VBScript
UK

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 319 (64.71%) PowerShell
2 290 (58.82%) Windows
3 278 (56.39%) Microsoft
4 215 (43.61%) SQL
5 190 (38.54%) Active Directory
6 156 (31.64%) .NET
7 154 (31.24%) SQL Server
8 153 (31.03%) VB
9 129 (26.17%) Security Cleared
10 128 (25.96%) VMware
11 118 (23.94%) C#
12 114 (23.12%) Windows Server
13 108 (21.91%) MS Excel
14 105 (21.30%) SCCM
15 104 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 99 (20.08%) Finance
17 89 (18.05%) JavaScript
18 87 (17.65%) T-SQL
19 85 (17.24%) DNS
20 83 (16.84%) Citrix
20 83 (16.84%) Windows 7
20 83 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
21 79 (16.02%) Microsoft Certification
22 78 (15.82%) SC Cleared
23 76 (15.42%) HP
23 76 (15.42%) DHCP
23 76 (15.42%) ITIL
24 74 (15.01%) HTML
25 70 (14.20%) XML
25 70 (14.20%) 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 47 (9.53%) SharePoint
2 39 (7.91%) IIS
3 26 (5.27%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.83%) CMS
5 9 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (1.83%) OpenStack
5 9 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.62%) IBM Notes
7 6 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.22%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.01%) Confluence
8 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.41%) FileNet
10 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 108 (21.91%) MS Excel
2 61 (12.37%) MS Office
3 10 (2.03%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.61%) MS Project
6 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.06%) Office 365
3 5 (1.01%) IaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
4 2 (0.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (17.24%) DNS
2 76 (15.42%) DHCP
3 39 (7.91%) SAN
4 32 (6.49%) Internet
5 31 (6.29%) VPN
6 27 (5.48%) Firewall
6 27 (5.48%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.84%) HTTP
8 13 (2.64%) IPsec
9 12 (2.43%) Software-Defined Networking
10 11 (2.23%) BGP
10 11 (2.23%) IPv6
10 11 (2.23%) WAN
11 10 (2.03%) LAN
12 9 (1.83%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.42%) SSL
14 6 (1.22%) DMZ
14 6 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (0.81%) Intranet
15 4 (0.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (31.24%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (9.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (8.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.84%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.23%) MySQL
8 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.62%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.22%) MS Access
12 5 (1.01%) DTS
13 3 (0.61%) DB2
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 48 (9.74%) MSI
2 36 (7.30%) HP UFT
3 25 (5.07%) Selenium
4 24 (4.87%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.06%) JIRA
5 20 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.64%) Git (software)
6 13 (2.64%) InstallShield
7 12 (2.43%) Subversion
8 10 (2.03%) Maven
9 9 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.62%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.62%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.42%) JMeter
11 7 (1.42%) LoadRunner
11 7 (1.42%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.22%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (1.22%) StarTeam
12 6 (1.22%) TestComplete
General
1 99 (20.08%) Finance
2 32 (6.49%) Banking
3 15 (3.04%) Marketing
4 8 (1.62%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.42%) French Language
5 7 (1.42%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.22%) German Language
6 6 (1.22%) Italian Language
7 5 (1.01%) Law
8 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.81%) Retail
8 4 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.61%) Front Office
9 3 (0.61%) Legal
9 3 (0.61%) Publishing
10 2 (0.41%) Advertising
10 2 (0.41%) Automotive
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (16.63%) Developer
2 43 (8.72%) Analyst
2 43 (8.72%) Windows Engineer
3 40 (8.11%) Administrator
4 39 (7.91%) Consultant
5 27 (5.48%) Tester
6 23 (4.67%) .NET Developer
7 22 (4.46%) SQL Developer
8 20 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (4.06%) Test Analyst
8 20 (4.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 19 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
10 18 (3.65%) Architect
10 18 (3.65%) DBA
10 18 (3.65%) Support Engineer
10 18 (3.65%) Wintel Engineer
11 17 (3.45%) SQL DBA
11 17 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (3.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (31.64%) .NET
2 74 (15.01%) HTML
3 70 (14.20%) XML
4 52 (10.55%) ASP.NET
5 40 (8.11%) CSS
6 34 (6.90%) Web Services
7 31 (6.29%) jQuery
8 17 (3.45%) WCF
9 15 (3.04%) .NET Framework
10 13 (2.64%) HTML5
11 12 (2.43%) Ajax
11 12 (2.43%) WPF
12 10 (2.03%) ActiveX
12 10 (2.03%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.83%) JSON
13 9 (1.83%) WinForms
14 8 (1.62%) Node.js
14 8 (1.62%) REST
14 8 (1.62%) XSLT
15 7 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.29%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.09%) Clustering
3 23 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.25%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.43%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.62%) NHS
7 8 (1.62%) STB
8 7 (1.42%) User Experience
9 6 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.22%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.22%) MPEG
9 6 (1.22%) Replication
10 5 (1.01%) Derivative
10 5 (1.01%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.81%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.81%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 290 (58.82%) Windows
2 114 (23.12%) Windows Server
3 104 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (16.84%) Windows 7
4 83 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (9.74%) Linux
7 45 (9.13%) Windows 10
8 30 (6.09%) Unix
9 26 (5.27%) Windows 8
10 24 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (3.25%) Windows XP
12 12 (2.43%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.62%) AIX
14 7 (1.42%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.42%) Solaris
15 5 (1.01%) HPUX
16 4 (0.81%) VMS
16 4 (0.81%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (15.42%) ITIL
2 70 (14.20%) Migration
3 51 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (7.10%) Software Testing
5 32 (6.49%) Configuration Management
5 32 (6.49%) Release Management
5 32 (6.49%) Software Delivery
6 29 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 27 (5.48%) Open Source
7 27 (5.48%) Workflow
8 24 (4.87%) Service Delivery
9 23 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (4.46%) OO
11 21 (4.26%) Change Management
11 21 (4.26%) Unit Testing
12 20 (4.06%) Service Management
13 19 (3.85%) Application Packaging
13 19 (3.85%) Mentoring
14 18 (3.65%) Software Distribution
15 17 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 319 (64.71%) PowerShell
2 215 (43.61%) SQL
3 153 (31.03%) VB
4 118 (23.94%) C#
5 89 (18.05%) JavaScript
6 87 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 50 (10.14%) Java
7 50 (10.14%) VBA
8 47 (9.53%) C++
9 33 (6.69%) VB.NET
10 26 (5.27%) C
11 19 (3.85%) Perl
11 19 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.45%) Python
13 8 (1.62%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.42%) F#
15 6 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.22%) Korn
15 6 (1.22%) VB6
16 5 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 129 (26.17%) Security Cleared
2 79 (16.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 78 (15.82%) SC Cleared
4 47 (9.53%) Degree
5 43 (8.72%) DV Cleared
6 40 (8.11%) MCSE
7 33 (6.69%) MCITP
8 23 (4.67%) ISEB
9 21 (4.26%) MCSA
10 18 (3.65%) ISTQB
10 18 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 17 (3.45%) MCSD
12 15 (3.04%) BPSS Clearance
12 15 (3.04%) MCTS
13 11 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (1.83%) MCAD
15 7 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 6 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.01%) CCNA
17 5 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (2.03%) SLA
3 9 (1.83%) QA
4 5 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) WCAG
6 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 190 (38.54%) Active Directory
2 62 (12.58%) XenApp
3 54 (10.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 53 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (9.33%) XenDesktop
6 42 (8.52%) Hyper-V
7 28 (5.68%) VMware ESX
8 27 (5.48%) XenServer
9 19 (3.85%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.23%) BitLocker
11 9 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (1.62%) vSphere
13 4 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.61%) Firmware
14 3 (0.61%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.41%) NFS
15 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 105 (21.30%) SCCM
2 41 (8.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 39 (7.91%) SCOM
4 23 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (4.06%) WSUS
6 19 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 15 (3.04%) SCSM
8 14 (2.84%) SCVMM
9 13 (2.64%) SCDPM
10 11 (2.23%) Control-M
11 10 (2.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (1.62%) Perfmon
12 8 (1.62%) SCOrch
13 7 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (1.42%) OpenView
13 7 (1.42%) WMI
14 4 (0.81%) BladeLogic
14 4 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 4 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 278 (56.39%) Microsoft
2 128 (25.96%) VMware
3 83 (16.84%) Citrix
4 76 (15.42%) HP
5 54 (10.95%) Oracle
6 32 (6.49%) AppSense
7 28 (5.68%) Cisco
8 26 (5.27%) IBM
9 24 (4.87%) Red Hat
10 17 (3.45%) Dell
10 17 (3.45%) Intel Security
11 15 (3.04%) Symantec
12 14 (2.84%) Lumension
13 8 (1.62%) Altiris
13 8 (1.62%) Cognos
13 8 (1.62%) Lotus
14 7 (1.42%) BMC
14 7 (1.42%) SAP
14 7 (1.42%) Sybase
15 6 (1.22%) NetApp
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Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
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Rate: 380
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London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Midlands
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