Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 61 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +61
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.57% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 2.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Coventry median daily rate £324 £301 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £281 £313 -
% change year-on-year -10.14% - -
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 237 216 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 26.84% 30.90% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 153 256
Coventry median daily rate £444 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.52% +1.17% +17.85%
10th Percentile £294 £265 £295
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 6
Coventry median hourly rate £33.75 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% +56.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £31.38 £19.60 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.13 £41.73 £29.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £26.35
% change year-on-year +17.19% +21.47% +10.93%

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 12 November 2018, 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 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Prism
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Android

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (20.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Prism
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware