Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 150 171
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21 +9
Contract jobs citing VBScript 11 56 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 1.19% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 3.05% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 39 4
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +36.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £185 £300 £228
90th Percentile £500 £506 £408
England median daily rate £385 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -9.41% +21.43% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.50 £47.83 £47.83
% change year-on-year -61.32% - +78.50%

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,682 1,834 1,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.54% 38.81% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,000 1,059 1,032
East of England median daily rate £435 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.19% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £305 £299 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
England median daily rate £480 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +1.05% +11.76% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 116 135
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £16.84 £18.63 £30.60
90th Percentile £52.75 £53.13 £52.40
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the East of England

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in the East of England

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBScript in the East of England

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in the East of England

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Hertfordshire -24 8 £400 -11.11% 4
Essex -19 2 £300 -38.14%
Cambridgeshire +14 1 - -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Skype
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (27.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (27.27%) Disk Encryption
6 3 (27.27%) BitLocker
6 3 (27.27%) OneDrive
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) XenApp
6 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
7 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) OneDrive
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Skype
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) HSRP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Gradle
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Author
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Technical Author
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (27.27%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Server Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) AWS Certification
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) BitLocker
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) Firmware
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
4 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) jetNEXUS
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos