Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 88 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.25% 0.35% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 1.18% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £488 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26% +33.59%
10th Percentile £424 £415 £258
90th Percentile £531 £485 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £425 £428
% change year-on-year +14.71% -0.58% +31.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 520 424 535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 33.14% 29.59% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 217 305
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +13.64% -5.71%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £248
90th Percentile £525 £488 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £25.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +40.89%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +32.53% +18.57% +75.00%

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 25 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers

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 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) AppSense
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) CommVault
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Genesys
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) VMware