The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.39% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £324
% change year-on-year -7.14% +8.10%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 87 98 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 33.98% 39.36% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 86 32
Median daily rate £350 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +38.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £461 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
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 Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Liverpool

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Liverpool

VBScript
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) Wyse
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Altiris
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Wyse