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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 122 138
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16  
Contract jobs citing VBScript 9 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 0.77% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £328 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £438 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +4.50% -3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.25 £20.94
% change year-on-year -14.72% +54.04%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 937 906 1074
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 39.67% 35.52% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 964 1265
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £524 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 140 136
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £26.25 £19.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.30 £50.95 £45.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 9 £375 - 4
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) ETL
5 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) VB
7 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) OLAP
7 5 (27.78%) OLTP
7 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (27.78%) SCCM
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) QlikView

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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
1 4 (22.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) OLAP
3 5 (27.78%) OLTP
3 5 (27.78%) QlikView
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) FxCop
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Moq
1 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 2 (11.11%) StyleCop
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) ETL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Associate Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior SCCM Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) MDX
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) AutoMapper
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) LINQ
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) CESG
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) ETL
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Data Transformation
4 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (22.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (22.22%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Presales
5 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Ticket Management
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) VB
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) REXX
6 1 (5.56%) Tcl
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) IFRS
1 2 (11.11%) IFRS 9
2 1 (5.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) BitLocker
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
2 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Altiris
3 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
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