The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.62% 1.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 2.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £434 £473 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £20.94 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+69.57% -19.75%
VBScript
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 139 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 44.89% 50.73% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 83 43
Median daily rate £434 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £318 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £513 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.42 £40.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.46% -14.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
West Malling - 1 - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) DHTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (20.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 3 (60.00%) WPF Developer
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Production DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) DHTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Infragistics