The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 33 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.21% 1.02% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 2.78% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.97 £25.50 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -19.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 72 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.63% 36.73% 62.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 41 94
Average daily rate £388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £36.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +56.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBScript across the Basingstoke region.

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) CommVault
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 2 (50.00%) VCP4
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VBScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Extranet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco