The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 31 29
Rank change year-on-year -17 -2  
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.99% 2.24% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 13.21% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +4.50% -3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.25 £20.94
% change year-on-year -14.72% +54.04%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 86 53 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 21.18% 16.99% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 52 87
Median daily rate £389 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Basingstoke

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBScript in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Basingstoke

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (66.67%) PMO
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) Motorola
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Altiris
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Report Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Motorola
3 2 (33.33%) Altiris
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft