Period
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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 6 months to 23 May 2022 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)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 513 442 389
Rank change year-on-year -71 -53 +143
Contract jobs citing VBScript 64 30 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 23 25
10th Percentile £191 £252 £272
25th Percentile £364 £306 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £375 £375
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £538 £486 £550
90th Percentile £600 £641 £575
England median daily rate £400 £375 £405
% change year-on-year +6.67% -7.41% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
10th Percentile £51.29 - £34.41
25th Percentile £55.50 - £35.85
Median hourly rate £65.00 - £39.50
75th Percentile £73.13 - £46.25
90th Percentile £76.50 - £49.55
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £37.20
% change year-on-year - - -15.30%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,138 11,542 9,666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 42.16% 47.54% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,418 8,623 7,221
10th Percentile £413 £369 £370
25th Percentile £500 £450 £439
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £712 £638 £625
90th Percentile £800 £713 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 67 75
10th Percentile £30.18 £20.30 £18.43
25th Percentile £35.00 £30.75 £26.63
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £47.83
Median % change year-on-year +12.36% -6.96% +30.74%
75th Percentile £67.50 £62.88 £57.00
90th Percentile £77.53 £68.00 £64.43
England median hourly rate £50.81 £41.66 £43.75
% change year-on-year +21.96% -4.78% -1.69%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in London

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VBScript in London.

Daily rate trend for VBScript in London

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VBScript in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for VBScript in London

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VBScript in London.

Hourly rate trend for VBScript in London

VBScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing VBScript in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -31 8 £185 -50.67%
South London - 3 £205 - 2
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 40 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.75%) Windows
4 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
5 22 (34.38%) SCCM
6 21 (32.81%) SQL
6 21 (32.81%) VB
7 20 (31.25%) Azure
8 19 (29.69%) DHCP
8 19 (29.69%) DNS
9 18 (28.13%) Migration
9 18 (28.13%) VMware
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Excel
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft 365
11 15 (23.44%) Windows 10
11 15 (23.44%) Agile
12 13 (20.31%) Linux
13 12 (18.75%) C#
13 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
13 12 (18.75%) Social Skills
14 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (17.19%) ITIL
14 11 (17.19%) Unix
15 10 (15.63%) Python
15 10 (15.63%) MySQL
15 10 (15.63%) HP
15 10 (15.63%) Citrix
15 10 (15.63%) Change Management
15 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure

VBScript
Co-occurring 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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Azure
2 17 (26.56%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (9.38%) Serverless
4 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Functions
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Logic Apps
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 4 (6.25%) Power Automate
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.13%) AWS
6 2 (3.13%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.13%) AWS Step Functions
6 2 (3.13%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.13%) SaaS
7 1 (1.56%) IaaS
7 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) DHCP
1 19 (29.69%) DNS
2 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.81%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) LAN
3 5 (7.81%) WAN
4 3 (4.69%) Internet
4 3 (4.69%) Network Security
4 3 (4.69%) Skype
4 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.13%) VLAN
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) WebEx
6 1 (1.56%) Intranet
6 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) MySQL
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.25%) Big Data
4 4 (6.25%) Data Lake
4 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.25%) MariaDB
4 4 (6.25%) Parquet
4 4 (6.25%) Star Schema
4 4 (6.25%) Tableau
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.13%) MS Access
5 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.38%) HP UFT
1 6 (9.38%) Selenium
2 5 (7.81%) JBehave
2 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 5 (7.81%) TestComplete
2 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 4 (6.25%) InstallShield
4 2 (3.13%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.13%) GitLab
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) MSI
5 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (18.75%) Social Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (7.81%) French Language
4 4 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Finance
6 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (12.50%) Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Tester
3 6 (9.38%) Active Directory Consultant
3 6 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Consultant
3 6 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Automation Tester
4 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Portfolio Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.69%) Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.13%) Database Specialist
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.13%) Classic ASP
2 2 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.13%) JSON
2 2 (3.13%) Middleware
2 2 (3.13%) Sensu
2 2 (3.13%) SOAP
2 2 (3.13%) XMPP
2 2 (3.13%) YAML
3 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) BYOD
2 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Windows
2 15 (23.44%) Windows 10
3 13 (20.31%) Linux
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 11 (17.19%) Unix
6 5 (7.81%) Android
6 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.81%) VMS
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Migration
2 15 (23.44%) Agile
3 11 (17.19%) ITIL
4 10 (15.63%) Change Management
5 9 (14.06%) Asset Management
5 9 (14.06%) DevOps
6 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.94%) Test Management
7 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (9.38%) ITSM
8 6 (9.38%) Network Management
8 6 (9.38%) Patch Management
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.81%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (7.81%) SDET
9 5 (7.81%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) VB
3 12 (18.75%) C#
4 10 (15.63%) Python
5 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.13%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
7 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.56%) Ada
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) R
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) MCTS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 6 (9.38%) NIST
2 6 (9.38%) PMO
3 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) BitLocker
4 5 (7.81%) NFS
4 5 (7.81%) XenApp
5 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.25%) vSphere
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (34.38%) SCCM
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (7.81%) WSUS
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (4.69%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.69%) Ansible
5 3 (4.69%) SCOM
6 2 (3.13%) AppManager
6 2 (3.13%) Grafana
6 2 (3.13%) HP ALM
6 2 (3.13%) Kibana
6 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.13%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.13%) Puppet
6 2 (3.13%) Terraform
6 2 (3.13%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.56%) MobiControl
7 1 (1.56%) Packer
7 1 (1.56%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.13%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) Citrix
3 10 (15.63%) HP
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.81%) Ivanti
5 5 (7.81%) NetApp
6 4 (6.25%) Databricks
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle
7 3 (4.69%) CA
7 3 (4.69%) Remedy
7 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.56%) SOTI
8 1 (1.56%) UiPath