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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 30 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.44% 1.52% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 2.34% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.25 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.13 £31.56 £19.99
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +57.85%
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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
71 171 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.97% 65.02% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 106 73
Average daily rate £365 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £268 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.50 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 2014, 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
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Intel
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) WMI
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) MSI
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Winbatch
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
1 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) WMI
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Intel