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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 55 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.16% 0.11% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.34% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -25.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £28.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -29.37%
VBScript
Buckinghamshire

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
188 294 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.92% 32.34% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 146 113
Median daily rate £375 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -42.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam