Period
to 21 January 2018

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 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 83 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -25
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.21% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.49% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £303 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38% +23.28%
10th Percentile £406 £182 £328
90th Percentile £419 £421 £375
South East median daily rate £400 £341 £375
% change year-on-year +17.22% -9.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £33.32 £16.50 £15.78
% change year-on-year +101.94% +4.60% -66.96%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 336 406 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 34.57% 36.88% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 227 281
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £292 £268 £281
90th Percentile £545 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £48.00 £44.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.63% +17.83% -1.32%
10th Percentile £42.50 £34.00 £21.50
90th Percentile £52.20 £50.00 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +14.07%

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 January 2018. 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 -3 2 £413 +36.36%
VBScript
South East

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

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware