Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 November 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 74 80
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.76% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £112 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +280.31% -61.63% -27.19%
10th Percentile £308 £105 £220
90th Percentile £458 £116 £370
South West median daily rate £425 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +41.67% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £10.50 £41.24
% change year-on-year - -74.54% +105.58%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 300 522 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 45.52% 56.31% 51.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 266 298
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £281 £263
90th Percentile £563 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 26
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £16.75 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.50 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Gloucestershire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 - -
VBScript
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) Jython
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft