The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £352
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.66%
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 311 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.29% 32.91% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 219 155
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £39.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% +4.66%
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 Reading

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Memory Management
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) MAPI
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) French Language
3 3 (60.00%) German Language
3 3 (60.00%) Italian Language
3 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (60.00%) French Language
1 3 (60.00%) German Language
1 3 (60.00%) Italian Language
1 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Messaging Support
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) MAPI
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware