Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 53 61
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 -20
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.72% 0.95% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 2.17% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Leicestershire median daily rate £268 £238 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +106.52% -42.50%
10th Percentile £237 £213 £106
90th Percentile £280 £273 £123
East Midlands median daily rate £255 £280 £201
% change year-on-year -8.93% +39.13% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 286 230 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 51.25% 43.48% 47.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 137 150
Leicestershire median daily rate £326 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% +5.69% +7.89%
10th Percentile £268 £250 £215
90th Percentile £500 £438 £414
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
Leicestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +23.97% -19.33%
10th Percentile £17.98 £36.25 £10.70
90th Percentile £45.20 £39.75 £44.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year +9.68% +112.33% -47.86%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 6 months to 19 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
Leicester +3 4 £268 +0.94% 1
VBScript
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) EPoS
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Retail

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 4 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft