The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 55 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.15% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 0.40% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £335 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -23.42%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 248 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.67% 35.99% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 144 108
Median daily rate £350 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -24.32%
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 Milton Keynes

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) BladeLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (80.00%) WSUS
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) C

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Deployment Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Patching
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) BladeLogic
1 4 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec