The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / London
Rank 358 342 326
Rank change year-on-year -16 -16  
Contract jobs citing VBScript 42 86 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.92% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 56 56
Median daily rate £375 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £323
% change year-on-year -7.14% +8.52%  
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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8970 9363 8776
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.08% 42.46% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 7022 6359
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 55 45
Median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +24.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.86 £17.52 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £54.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in London

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VBScript in London

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in London

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London -5 17 £365 -13.86% 4
Canary Wharf -2 2 £375 -1.31%
Bromley - 2 £425 -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 75 (74.26%) PowerShell
2 59 (58.42%) Windows
3 52 (51.49%) SQL
4 36 (35.64%) Finance
5 33 (32.67%) Windows Server
6 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
7 26 (25.74%) VB
8 24 (23.76%) IIS
8 24 (23.76%) Linux
8 24 (23.76%) VMware
8 24 (23.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (22.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (22.77%) Firewall
10 22 (21.78%) T-SQL
10 22 (21.78%) SCCM
10 22 (21.78%) Banking
11 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
11 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (19.80%) TeamCity
12 20 (19.80%) .NET
12 20 (19.80%) Oracle
13 19 (18.81%) Control-M
13 19 (18.81%) MSI
13 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (17.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (16.83%) Windows 10
16 16 (15.84%) Oracle Database
16 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (15.84%) Windows 7
16 16 (15.84%) Oracle Database 10g

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 24 (23.76%) IIS
2 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.99%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) Firewall
2 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.96%) DNS
3 4 (3.96%) Internet
3 4 (3.96%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.97%) SAN
5 2 (1.98%) DHCP
5 2 (1.98%) FTP
5 2 (1.98%) LAN
5 2 (1.98%) NAS
5 2 (1.98%) WAN
5 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.98%) Wireless
5 2 (1.98%) WLAN
6 1 (0.99%) HTTP
6 1 (0.99%) LDAP
6 1 (0.99%) SSH
6 1 (0.99%) SSL
6 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (22.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (17.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (15.84%) Oracle Database
4 16 (15.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (15.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.98%) MS Access
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) MySQL
8 1 (0.99%) Power BI
8 1 (0.99%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.99%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.99%) QlikView
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 20 (19.80%) TeamCity
2 19 (18.81%) MSI
3 9 (8.91%) JIRA
4 6 (5.94%) HP UFT
4 6 (5.94%) Selenium
5 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.97%) Appium
7 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.97%) InstallShield
7 3 (2.97%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.97%) Subversion
8 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.99%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.99%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.99%) Toad
9 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (35.64%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) Banking
3 12 (11.88%) Back Office
4 11 (10.89%) Front Office
5 6 (5.94%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.97%) Games
7 2 (1.98%) Advertising
7 2 (1.98%) Retail
8 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.99%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (20.79%) Analyst
2 15 (14.85%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Implementation Analyst
4 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
4 8 (7.92%) Tester
4 8 (7.92%) Wintel Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.95%) Banking Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Manual Tester
7 5 (4.95%) PowerShell Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Web Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Applications Packager
8 4 (3.96%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.80%) .NET
2 11 (10.89%) HTML
3 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.93%) XML
5 6 (5.94%) Web Services
6 5 (4.95%) HTML5
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (2.97%) WebSockets
7 3 (2.97%) XML Messaging
8 2 (1.98%) Ajax
8 2 (1.98%) CSS
8 2 (1.98%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.98%) jQuery
8 2 (1.98%) SOAP
8 2 (1.98%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.99%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.99%) COM+
9 1 (0.99%) JSP
9 1 (0.99%) Middleware
9 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) STB
2 4 (3.96%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.96%) MPEG
3 3 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.98%) Equities
4 2 (1.98%) Fintech
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.99%) Derivative
5 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.99%) Robotics
5 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (58.42%) Windows
2 33 (32.67%) Windows Server
3 24 (23.76%) Linux
4 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (16.83%) Windows 10
7 16 (15.84%) Windows 7
8 11 (10.89%) Unix
9 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.97%) Android
10 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.99%) Solaris
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.86%) Business Continuity
2 12 (11.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (9.90%) ITIL
4 9 (8.91%) Application Packaging
4 9 (8.91%) Automated Testing
4 9 (8.91%) Migration
5 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.92%) Change Management
5 8 (7.92%) Release Management
6 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.93%) Regression Testing
7 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.94%) Manual Testing
8 5 (4.95%) Security Hardening
8 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.96%) MVC
9 4 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.96%) Scrum
9 4 (3.96%) SDLC
9 4 (3.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (74.26%) PowerShell
2 52 (51.49%) SQL
3 26 (25.74%) VB
4 22 (21.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.87%) C#
6 8 (7.92%) Perl
6 8 (7.92%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.92%) VBA
7 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.96%) Java
8 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.96%) Python
9 3 (2.97%) C++
10 2 (1.98%) C
10 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.98%) Ruby
11 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) ISEB
2 5 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) CCNA
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.98%) MCITP
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 1 (0.99%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) GISP
5 1 (0.99%) MCDST
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
5 1 (0.99%) MCTS
5 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.98%) PMO
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.99%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (7.92%) XenApp
5 7 (6.93%) vSphere
6 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.95%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.98%) Docker
8 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.99%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.99%) KVM
9 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (21.78%) SCCM
2 19 (18.81%) Control-M
3 9 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (6.93%) WSUS
5 5 (4.95%) Sysprep
6 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.97%) Puppet
7 3 (2.97%) SCOM
8 2 (1.98%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.98%) Ansible
8 2 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.98%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.99%) Packer
9 1 (0.99%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.99%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 24 (23.76%) VMware
2 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (19.80%) Oracle
4 14 (13.86%) Citrix
5 7 (6.93%) AppSense
5 7 (6.93%) Dell
6 5 (4.95%) Altiris
6 5 (4.95%) LANDesk
6 5 (4.95%) Symantec
7 4 (3.96%) EMC
7 4 (3.96%) HP
7 4 (3.96%) IBM
8 3 (2.97%) Google
8 3 (2.97%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.98%) Aruba
9 2 (1.98%) Cisco
9 2 (1.98%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.98%) NetApp
9 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.98%) Tableau
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