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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 47 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.27% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 0 0
Median daily rate £303 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £20.94 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+69.57% -19.75%
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
502 223 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.91% 34.47% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 153 111
Median daily rate £320 £368 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +38.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 5
Median hourly rate £28.88 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 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 - 46 £310 - 1
VBScript
North East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 42 (89.36%) SQL
3 41 (87.23%) PowerShell
4 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
5 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
5 33 (70.21%) Citrix
6 30 (63.83%) T-SQL
7 29 (61.70%) Security Cleared
8 24 (51.06%) SC Cleared
8 24 (51.06%) XenApp
8 24 (51.06%) DHCP
8 24 (51.06%) DNS
8 24 (51.06%) VMware
9 23 (48.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 23 (48.94%) VB
9 23 (48.94%) SCCM
9 23 (48.94%) Software Delivery
10 22 (46.81%) Windows Server
11 20 (42.55%) XenServer
11 20 (42.55%) XenDesktop
11 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
11 20 (42.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 20 (42.55%) AppSense
12 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (34.04%) MSI
12 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
12 16 (34.04%) Software Distribution
13 15 (31.91%) Windows 7
13 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008

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 (19.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) DHCP
1 24 (51.06%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MSI
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (6.38%) Developer
2 3 (6.38%) Monitoring Engineer
2 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (6.38%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (4.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (4.26%) Consultant
3 2 (4.26%) Engineering Specialist
3 2 (4.26%) Software Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
4 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (2.13%) DBA
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (2.13%) SQL DBA
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Developer
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Regular Expression
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.28%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.91%) Windows 7
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.51%) AIX
6 4 (8.51%) HPUX
6 4 (8.51%) Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Software Delivery
2 16 (34.04%) Software Distribution
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL
4 10 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (19.15%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Conflict Management
7 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.51%) Release Management
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Management
8 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office Automation
8 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Web Design
10 1 (2.13%) Database Security
10 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) SQL
2 41 (87.23%) PowerShell
3 30 (63.83%) T-SQL
4 23 (48.94%) VB
5 4 (8.51%) Bourne shell
5 4 (8.51%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) Korn
5 4 (8.51%) Perl
6 3 (6.38%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Security Cleared
2 24 (51.06%) SC Cleared
3 14 (29.79%) Degree
4 9 (19.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (19.15%) MCSE
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
2 24 (51.06%) XenApp
3 20 (42.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (42.55%) XenDesktop
3 20 (42.55%) XenServer
4 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.38%) Firmware
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) SCCM
1 23 (48.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Netcool
3 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.38%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.13%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (70.21%) Citrix
3 24 (51.06%) VMware
4 20 (42.55%) AppSense
5 14 (29.79%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.38%) CA
7 3 (6.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) RedGate
8 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
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