Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 21 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 92 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 -10
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.091% 1.20% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 3.04% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 4
West Sussex median daily rate - £300 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.81% +25.00%
South East median daily rate £340 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -9.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £22.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% -48.89% +16.13%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 426 559 417
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 38.80% 39.53% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 307 279
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +11.56% +16.67%
10th Percentile £301 £260 £271
90th Percentile £544 £524 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 11
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41.25 £33.75 £27.50
90th Percentile £55.45 £51.65 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in West Sussex

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in West Sussex

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in West Sussex

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Crawley -10 1 - - 1
VBScript
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Kaseya
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Kaseya
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft