The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 59 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.68% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 1.87% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £375 £508 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +45.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £326
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
VBScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
249 268 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.20% 36.22% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 199 101
Median daily rate £390 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VBScript
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveX
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveX
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft