The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 June 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)
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 61
Contract jobs citing VBScript 0 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 2.52% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.33% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 1
Reading median daily rate - £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Berkshire median daily rate - £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 158 264 234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.10% 30.24% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 367 324
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £308 £325 £282
90th Percentile £544 £495 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Reading median hourly rate £36.08 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.88% -77.50%  
10th Percentile £18.26 £8.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £28.88 £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.66 £12.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +57.28% -65.27%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Reading

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Reading

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Reading