Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +58
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.60% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Coventry median daily rate £288 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £275 £325 £370
% change year-on-year -15.38% -12.16% +23.33%
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 238 185 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.74% 28.20% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 128 243
Coventry median daily rate £450 £389 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.76% +1.63% +27.50%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £296
90th Percentile £538 £529 £490
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Coventry median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +63.93% -29.07%
10th Percentile £31.25 £18.40 £11.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £33.85 £33.48
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.11 £32.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year -7.37% +9.24% +17.45%

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 22 September 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Robotics
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Prism
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP

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
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Robotics
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 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%) Blue Prism
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) UiPath
2 1 (20.00%) VMware