The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 78 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.47% - 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £285 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £324 £326
% change year-on-year
+15.83% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -28.87%
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
414 289 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.72% 37.34% 39.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 203 165
Median daily rate £320 £320 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Tyne and Wear - 17 £285 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 North East region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) SCCM
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 14 (63.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 14 (63.64%) Software Delivery
5 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
6 12 (54.55%) Citrix
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (54.55%) XenApp
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (50.00%) DNS
7 11 (50.00%) DHCP
7 11 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 10 (45.45%) VB
8 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
8 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
10 7 (31.82%) XenServer
10 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
10 7 (31.82%) WSUS
10 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (31.82%) VMware
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DHCP
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Software Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Packager
6 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Packager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Packager
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Delivery
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (27.27%) Software Distribution
5 4 (18.18%) Conflict Management
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 10 (45.45%) VB
4 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) XenApp
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
3 7 (31.82%) XenServer
4 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) SCCM
2 14 (63.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (31.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) AppSense
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) SAP