The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.02% 1.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 3.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £258 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £343 £350
% change year-on-year +9.48% -2.14%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 157 137 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 59.25% 51.50% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 89 94
Median daily rate £314 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.12% +254.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Leicestershire

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Leicestershire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leicester +2 7 £250 -13.04% 1
VBScript
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (92.86%) SCCM
2 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 12 (85.71%) DHCP
3 12 (85.71%) IIS
3 12 (85.71%) HP
3 12 (85.71%) Dell
3 12 (85.71%) EPoS
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (78.57%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (78.57%) Wireless
5 6 (42.86%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Sun
7 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
7 1 (7.14%) vSphere
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 12 (85.71%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 12 (85.71%) DHCP
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (78.57%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) EPoS Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Migration Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Dell
2 12 (85.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
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