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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.14% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £20.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+48.75% -30.28%

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
276 305 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.87% 43.70% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 193 114
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.50 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £20.40 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
VBScript
North East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Firmware
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
6 3 (27.27%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) HP Helion
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (18.18%) AppSense
7 2 (18.18%) DNS

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 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Personalization
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) AppSense
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 1 (9.09%) Lumension
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec