The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 49 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% 0.20% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.39% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £112 £208 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.14% -65.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.28% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £26.09 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -9.25%
VBScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
257 259 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.63% 52.97% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 161 104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.22 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Gloucester +3 2 £108 -48.19%
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) EdgeSight
3 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) NHS DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix