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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 43 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing VBScript 24 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.88% 1.63% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 4.62% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-25.52% +80.52%
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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
208 260 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.00% 35.42% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 130 109
Average daily rate £388 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £268 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £35.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Migration
2 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
6 12 (33.33%) Finance
7 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.78%) Remedy
8 10 (27.78%) C#
8 10 (27.78%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) .NET
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) VB
10 8 (22.22%) UNIX
10 8 (22.22%) Windows NT
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 8 (22.22%) Selenium
11 7 (19.44%) SCCM
11 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.67%) ISEB
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (16.67%) QA
12 6 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (16.67%) vSphere
12 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) IPsec
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Development Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) MI Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Report Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.78%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Servlets
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.22%) UNIX
3 8 (22.22%) Windows NT
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Migration
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Software Distribution
5 4 (11.11%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 4 (11.11%) BDD
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) System Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 8 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
3 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) OpenView
3 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Remedy
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
4 5 (13.89%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) SAP
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) VMware
Milton Keynes
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago