Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 196 209
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 -36
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +24.03%
10th Percentile £375 £250 £335
90th Percentile £425 £438 £435
England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.83 £38.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +25.05% +82.14% -36.60%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1652 2376 2379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.83% 43.39% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1621 1613
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £298 £283 £263
90th Percentile £531 £538 £513
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%
10th Percentile £15.35 £12.95 £11.10
90th Percentile £41.70 £47.50 £46.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.23
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.74% +24.08%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Yorkshire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Yorkshire

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Yorkshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +14 5 £400 -
VBScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik