Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 136 154
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18 -32
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.54% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Leeds median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +90.75%
10th Percentile £375 £326 £379
90th Percentile £425 £438 £436
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +90.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1063 1301 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 47.86% 49.73% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 920 953
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -28.00% -42.31%
10th Percentile £39.60 £12.90 £14.13
90th Percentile £40.40 £32.50 £43.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle