The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 50 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 0.39% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
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
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
134 217 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.31% 42.55% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 106 121
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £26.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VBScript
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP