The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 137 152 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -32
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.063% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.15% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +39.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £29.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +12.91%
VBScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1265 1304 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.81% 40.86% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 886 485
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 18
Median hourly rate £38.50 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.06% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.05 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
West Yorkshire +11 4 £425 +6.25%
South Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 6 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) VBA
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 4 (28.57%) MSI
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 4 (28.57%) JMeter
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) New Relic
4 4 (28.57%) VisualVM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DMZ
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 6 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 4 (28.57%) Gatling
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) MSI
2 4 (28.57%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (28.57%) The Grinder
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) VisualVM
2 4 (28.57%) YourKit
3 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
4 2 (14.29%) AdminStudio
4 2 (14.29%) InstallShield
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Test Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) AppDynamics
1 4 (28.57%) Dynatrace
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) New Relic
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec