The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 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)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 99
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.92% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +5.51% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -22.53% +69.57%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 529 758 624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 48.00% 50.60% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 548 460
Median daily rate £400 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £39.00 £15.67 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.88% -55.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Leeds

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Workload Management

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft