Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 19 January 2019 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 65 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +64
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.23% 0.65% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Coventry median daily rate £360 £301 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.60% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £281 £301 £450
% change year-on-year -6.56% -33.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 241 278 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.15% 36.34% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 191 222
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.57% +22.38%
10th Percentile £290 £265 £288
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 6
Coventry median hourly rate £33.75 £26.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +64.06% -25.58%
10th Percentile £31.38 £22.38 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.13 £43.08 £28.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% +34.04% -22.95%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Coventry

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Coventry

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft