Period
to 16 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 January 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 65 104
Rank change year-on-year -25 +39 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 7 5 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.77% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
10th Percentile " £353 £268
25th Percentile £363 £358 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £360 £300
Median % change year-on-year +21.53% +20.00% -
75th Percentile £450 " £325
90th Percentile £480 " £333
England median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +10.39%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 446 282 643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.77% 36.29% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 190 379
10th Percentile £307 £255 £275
25th Percentile £362 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £368 £379
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% -3.15% -5.26%
75th Percentile £500 £438 £450
90th Percentile £550 £513 £545
England median daily rate £550 £483 £485
% change year-on-year +13.99% -0.52% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 21
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.00 £16.20
25th Percentile £20.00 £26.06 £16.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £43.75 £41.63
Median % change year-on-year -50.86% +5.09% +9.55%
75th Percentile £45.00 £47.50 £47.50
90th Percentile £46.67 " £48.75
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +15.29% -3.41% +3.53%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the East Midlands

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VBScript in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for VBScript in the East Midlands

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VBScript in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for VBScript in the East Midlands

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VBScript in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for VBScript in the East Midlands

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2022. 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
Northamptonshire -11 3 £450 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire -22 2 £375 +7.14%
Derbyshire - 2 £438 -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Chocolatey
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) WSUS
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Major Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Social Skills
5 2 (28.57%) ARM Templates
5 2 (28.57%) Nutanix
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Nutanix
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Chocolatey
General
1 2 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ARM Templates
2 1 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Major Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) Bash
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL