Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 23 November 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 145 155
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing VBScript 26 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 1.83% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 9
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -1.32% +3.05%
10th Percentile £302 £325 £301
90th Percentile £525 £535 £453
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.14 - £15.78

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1164 1205 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.32% 28.00% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 695 748
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £286 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £528 £506
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 44
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -12.93% +13.08%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £49.20 £54.34
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Berkshire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Berkshire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBScript in Berkshire

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Berkshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +9 11 - - 1
Reading +3 4 £356 -8.06%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
VBScript
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
3 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (34.62%) Change Management
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
6 8 (30.77%) SDLC
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (30.77%) IIS
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) XML
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 7 (26.92%) Web Development
7 7 (26.92%) KANA
7 7 (26.92%) KANA IQ
7 7 (26.92%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (26.92%) Ajax
7 7 (26.92%) Windows 2000
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (26.92%) HP
7 7 (26.92%) Front End Development
8 6 (23.08%) PowerCLI
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) HP Helion
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
1 3 (11.54%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Skype
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) 802.11
3 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) NFC
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (26.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) jQuery
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) CESG
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 2000
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) Android
6 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Change Management
2 8 (30.77%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) Front End Development
3 7 (26.92%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Disk Encryption
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Presales
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) BitLocker
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) PowerCLI
2 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) vCenter Server
3 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (11.54%) vRealize
4 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) HP
2 7 (26.92%) KANA
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) Altiris
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) BMC
6 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.85%) SAP