The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% - 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £361
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.95%
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 133 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.80% 43.32% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 84 105
Median daily rate £330 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £42.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
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 Somerset

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bath - 1 £475 -
VBScript
South West

VBScript
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester