The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank - 59 73
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.53% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.53% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.94 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £29.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +25.53%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
293 261 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.86% 34.57% 42.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 123 243
Median daily rate £375 £385 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 10
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% +97.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.03 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec