Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 84 106
Rank change year-on-year -31 +22 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.051% 1.12% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 2.97% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Bristol median daily rate £438 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £303 £325
% change year-on-year +40.50% -6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £100.00
South West median hourly rate - £10.50 £41.24
% change year-on-year - -74.54% +105.58%

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 800 639 658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.51% 37.52% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 457 530
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £270
90th Percentile £488 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 15
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -20.22%
10th Percentile £13.68 £24.91 £11.90
90th Percentile £50.10 £50.83 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.91% +12.38%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Bristol

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Bristol

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas