The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 32 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.66% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
VBScript
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
431 245 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.77% 40.10% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 168 124
Median daily rate £320 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £15.63 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.09 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 31 £310 - 3
VBScript
North East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 26 (81.25%) PowerShell
4 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 20 (62.50%) Citrix
6 19 (59.38%) Security Cleared
7 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (46.88%) VMware
8 15 (46.88%) SC Cleared
8 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
9 14 (43.75%) XenApp
9 14 (43.75%) DHCP
9 14 (43.75%) DNS
10 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (40.63%) VB
10 13 (40.63%) SCCM
10 13 (40.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (40.63%) Software Delivery
11 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (37.50%) HP
11 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
12 10 (31.25%) ITIL
12 10 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (31.25%) AppSense
12 10 (31.25%) XenServer
12 10 (31.25%) XenDesktop

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 9 (28.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DHCP
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Developer
2 3 (9.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.25%) Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Software Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.38%) Regular Expression
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) AIX
5 3 (9.38%) HPUX
5 3 (9.38%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Software Delivery
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) Software Distribution
4 6 (18.75%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.50%) Conflict Management
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 26 (81.25%) PowerShell
3 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (40.63%) VB
5 3 (9.38%) Bourne shell
5 3 (9.38%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Korn
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (46.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (18.75%) MCSE
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) XenApp
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (31.25%) XenDesktop
3 10 (31.25%) XenServer
4 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (9.38%) Firmware
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCCM
1 13 (40.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 2 (6.25%) Netcool
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.13%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) Citrix
3 15 (46.88%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) HP
5 10 (31.25%) AppSense
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) CA
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
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