Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 November 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - +73 -
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.40% - 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Somerset median daily rate £425 - £269
10th Percentile £413 - £217
90th Percentile £438 - £326
South West median daily rate £425 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +41.67% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £10.50 £41.24
% change year-on-year - -74.54% +105.58%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 210 165 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 41.58% 36.03% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 105 209
Somerset median daily rate £381 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.93% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £232 £263
90th Percentile £514 £463 £428
South West median daily rate £386 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.55% -2.03% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 54
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -6.43% +22.14%
10th Percentile £27.55 £31.50 £30.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.25 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Somerset

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Somerset

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Somerset

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £425 - 1
VBScript
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jython
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Jython
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) HP