The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% - 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% - 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £323
% change year-on-year -7.14% +8.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year -45.00% +2.23%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 224 187 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 36.30% 27.30% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 107 115
Median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 9
Median hourly rate £45.71 £49.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.66% +32.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing VBScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Hertfordshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £350 -
VBScript
East of England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) XSL
1 6 (60.00%) XSLT
1 6 (60.00%) OOP
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
1 6 (60.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
1 6 (60.00%) LINQ
1 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (60.00%) REST
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (60.00%) SOLID
2 5 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) AutoMapper

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (50.00%) FxCop
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 5 (50.00%) StyleCop
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Moq
3 1 (10.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (20.00%) WCF Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) LINQ
1 6 (60.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (60.00%) REST
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) XSL
1 6 (60.00%) XSLT
2 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 5 (50.00%) AutoMapper
2 5 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Contactless
1 4 (40.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) OOP
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) SOLID
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) REXX
3 1 (10.00%) Tcl
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) AppSense
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) VMware