The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 32 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing VBScript 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.86% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.49% 1.47% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
VBScript
Hampshire

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
69 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.71% 35.98% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 62
Median daily rate £338 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) VB
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) SCCM
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (46.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source
8 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (40.00%) Borland
8 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
8 6 (40.00%) StarTeam
9 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (33.33%) Cisco
10 4 (26.67%) Juniper
11 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 13 (86.67%) VB
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VCP4
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCCM
2 7 (46.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) SCSM
5 1 (6.67%) ThinApp
5 1 (6.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) Borland
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) CommVault
8 1 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) IBM