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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 59 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £361
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £27.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+75.45% -4.14%

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
174 208 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.56% 39.85% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 146 84
Median daily rate £375 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 15
Median hourly rate £36.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.50 £33.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Colchester - 1 £425 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft