The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 345 332 299
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -33
Contract jobs citing VBScript 87 101 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.01% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 78 80
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £222 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £21.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+61.90% -19.50%
VBScript
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9633 10005 9568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.47% 42.40% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7244 7329 6883
Median daily rate £475 £450 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 92 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.49 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in London

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in London

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in London

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in London

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
City of London +33 17 £500 +11.17% 11
Docklands, London +12 2 £535 +78.33%
Osterley - 1 £155 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 86 (50.29%) Microsoft
1 86 (50.29%) PowerShell
2 84 (49.12%) Windows
3 65 (38.01%) Finance
4 64 (37.43%) SQL
5 62 (36.26%) .NET
6 51 (29.82%) C#
7 41 (23.98%) VMware
8 39 (22.81%) VB
9 37 (21.64%) VBA
9 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
10 36 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 32 (18.71%) MS Excel
12 31 (18.13%) MS Office
12 31 (18.13%) Active Directory
13 30 (17.54%) HTML
14 29 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (15.20%) Windows Server
16 25 (14.62%) Windows 7
16 25 (14.62%) SCCM
16 25 (14.62%) Banking
17 24 (14.04%) Migration
18 21 (12.28%) ITIL
18 21 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET
20 19 (11.11%) Unix
20 19 (11.11%) Java
20 19 (11.11%) T-SQL
20 19 (11.11%) SCOM
20 19 (11.11%) Open Source

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (7.60%) IIS
2 12 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.92%) Confluence
3 5 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.75%) CMS
4 3 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.17%) FileNet
6 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 31 (18.13%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.34%) Office 365
3 3 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.94%) Firewall
2 9 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 5 (2.92%) DNS
3 5 (2.92%) Internet
3 5 (2.92%) SSL
4 4 (2.34%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.17%) DVB
5 2 (1.17%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.17%) VPN
6 1 (0.58%) BGP
6 1 (0.58%) DHCP
6 1 (0.58%) DMZ
6 1 (0.58%) HTTP
6 1 (0.58%) IPsec
6 1 (0.58%) IPv6
6 1 (0.58%) SAN
6 1 (0.58%) Skype
6 1 (0.58%) SMS
6 1 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.85%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.92%) MySQL
7 5 (2.92%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.34%) DB2
9 3 (1.75%) MS Access
10 2 (1.17%) IDOL
11 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.58%) DTS
11 1 (0.58%) Siebel EIM
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.58%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (9.36%) HP UFT
1 16 (9.36%) JIRA
2 11 (6.43%) MSI
3 9 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.09%) Selenium
4 7 (4.09%) Subversion
5 6 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.51%) InstallShield
5 6 (3.51%) Maven
5 6 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.92%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.92%) WinDbg
7 4 (2.34%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.34%) FitNesse
7 4 (2.34%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.17%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.58%) Ant
9 1 (0.58%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 65 (38.01%) Finance
2 25 (14.62%) Banking
3 7 (4.09%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.34%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Law
5 3 (1.75%) Legal
5 3 (1.75%) Retail
6 2 (1.17%) Front Office
6 2 (1.17%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (21.64%) Developer
2 29 (16.96%) Windows Engineer
3 20 (11.70%) Administrator
4 16 (9.36%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (9.36%) Windows Administrator
4 16 (9.36%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.77%) Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.02%) Consultant
7 11 (6.43%) Test Analyst
8 9 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.26%) Architect
8 9 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 9 (5.26%) Tester
9 7 (4.09%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) PowerShell Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (36.26%) .NET
2 30 (17.54%) HTML
3 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET
4 16 (9.36%) jQuery
5 15 (8.77%) XML
6 12 (7.02%) CSS
6 12 (7.02%) WCF
7 9 (5.26%) WPF
8 8 (4.68%) Web Services
9 7 (4.09%) HTML5
10 5 (2.92%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.92%) MDX
10 5 (2.92%) Spring.NET
10 5 (2.92%) Task Parallel Library
10 5 (2.92%) Unity DI Container
10 5 (2.92%) WinForms
11 4 (2.34%) ActiveX
11 4 (2.34%) Middleware
11 4 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.34%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.68%) STB
3 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.51%) MPEG
4 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.92%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.34%) Derivative
6 3 (1.75%) CMDB
6 3 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.75%) User Experience
7 2 (1.17%) Clustering
7 2 (1.17%) Replication
7 2 (1.17%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.58%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 84 (49.12%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Windows Server
3 25 (14.62%) Windows 7
4 21 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (11.11%) Unix
6 17 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.02%) Linux
8 10 (5.85%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.75%) AIX
11 3 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.75%) SUSE
11 3 (1.75%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.04%) Migration
3 21 (12.28%) ITIL
4 19 (11.11%) Open Source
5 17 (9.94%) Release Management
5 17 (9.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (8.77%) Configuration Management
7 14 (8.19%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.60%) OO
8 13 (7.60%) Software Testing
9 11 (6.43%) Change Management
10 10 (5.85%) Functional Testing
11 9 (5.26%) Application Packaging
11 9 (5.26%) Regression Testing
11 9 (5.26%) Robotic Process Automation
11 9 (5.26%) Service Management
11 9 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.68%) ITSM
13 7 (4.09%) Data Management
13 7 (4.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.29%) PowerShell
2 64 (37.43%) SQL
3 51 (29.82%) C#
4 39 (22.81%) VB
5 37 (21.64%) VBA
6 36 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 19 (11.11%) Java
7 19 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 17 (9.94%) PL/SQL
9 13 (7.60%) C++
10 12 (7.02%) Perl
11 10 (5.85%) C
11 10 (5.85%) Python
12 9 (5.26%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.34%) VB6
14 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.75%) Korn
15 2 (1.17%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (1.17%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.19%) ISEB
3 13 (7.60%) MCSE
4 11 (6.43%) Degree
5 10 (5.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (4.68%) MCITP
7 6 (3.51%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.34%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.17%) CCA
10 2 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.58%) CCAA
11 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.58%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.75%) WCAG
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (18.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (7.60%) VMware ESX
4 11 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (5.85%) BitLocker
6 9 (5.26%) XenApp
7 8 (4.68%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.92%) vSphere
9 4 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.75%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.17%) NFS
11 2 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (14.62%) SCCM
2 19 (11.11%) SCOM
3 16 (9.36%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (6.43%) Control-M
5 9 (5.26%) WSUS
6 7 (4.09%) OpenView
7 5 (2.92%) Perfmon
8 4 (2.34%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (1.75%) Ansible
9 3 (1.75%) Puppet
10 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.58%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.58%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 86 (50.29%) Microsoft
2 41 (23.98%) VMware
3 18 (10.53%) Oracle
4 17 (9.94%) HP
5 11 (6.43%) Citrix
6 10 (5.85%) IBM
7 8 (4.68%) Altiris
8 7 (4.09%) AppSense
8 7 (4.09%) BMC
8 7 (4.09%) Dell
8 7 (4.09%) Sybase
8 7 (4.09%) Symantec
9 5 (2.92%) Intel Security
9 5 (2.92%) LANDesk
9 5 (2.92%) Lumension
10 4 (2.34%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.75%) iManage
11 3 (1.75%) RedDot
12 2 (1.17%) Cognos
12 2 (1.17%) Siebel
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