Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 January 2018 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 86 102
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16 -20
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.29% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 1.40% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £263 £338 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -11.76% -12.57%
10th Percentile £256 £316 £343
90th Percentile £269 £349 £434
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £338 £383
% change year-on-year -22.22% -11.76% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 651 357 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.36% 28.95% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 197 285
Milton Keynes median daily rate £401 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +158.62% -3.33%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year +46.67% +80.72% +18.57%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Milton Keynes

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) Ivanti
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) MSI
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) Altiris
4 2 (40.00%) Computacenter
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
4 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) EdgeSight
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
1 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MSI
2 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (20.00%) WiX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) MSI Packager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) EdgeSight
2 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) MOM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Ivanti
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) Computacenter
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Genesys
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware