The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 77 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Contract jobs citing VBScript 41 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.96% 0.52% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 1.32% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 6
Average daily rate
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£348 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.66% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £379 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -2.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-25.52% +80.52%
VBScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
767 680 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.61% 39.63% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 387 419
Average daily rate £360 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 56
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.34 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 5 £260 -
Southampton - 1 £315 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Fareham - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 65 (76.47%) PowerShell
2 55 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 50 (58.82%) Windows
4 40 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 33 (38.82%) DV Cleared
6 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
6 26 (30.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (27.06%) VB
7 23 (27.06%) ITIL
8 22 (25.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 20 (23.53%) VMware
10 19 (22.35%) Firewall
10 19 (22.35%) HP
11 18 (21.18%) XML
11 18 (21.18%) HTML
11 18 (21.18%) X.400
11 18 (21.18%) X.500
11 18 (21.18%) Integration Testing
12 17 (20.00%) MCITP
13 16 (18.82%) MS Exchange
14 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (17.65%) Internet
14 15 (17.65%) Clearswift
14 15 (17.65%) Test Scripting
15 14 (16.47%) Oracle
16 13 (15.29%) Military
16 13 (15.29%) Forefront TMG
17 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (18.82%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (12.94%) IIS
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.06%) Lync
6 5 (5.88%) Documentum
7 4 (4.71%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.35%) Firewall
2 18 (21.18%) X.400
2 18 (21.18%) X.500
3 15 (17.65%) Internet
4 11 (12.94%) SMTP
4 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
5 10 (11.76%) SAN
6 8 (9.41%) FTP
6 8 (9.41%) HTTP
7 4 (4.71%) LAN
7 4 (4.71%) WAN
7 4 (4.71%) SSL
8 3 (3.53%) IPsec
8 3 (3.53%) VPN
8 3 (3.53%) Network Security
8 3 (3.53%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.18%) VLAN
9 1 (1.18%) DNS
9 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) EDRMS
1 6 (7.06%) EDMS
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MSI
2 5 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.35%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.18%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (15.29%) Military
2 5 (5.88%) Back Office
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (11.76%) Design Engineer
1 10 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (10.59%) Consultant
2 9 (10.59%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (5.88%) Test Specialist
4 4 (4.71%) Build Engineer
4 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
4 4 (4.71%) Analyst
5 3 (3.53%) Test Analyst
5 3 (3.53%) Tester
5 3 (3.53%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (3.53%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (3.53%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (2.35%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (2.35%) Wintel Specialist
6 2 (2.35%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.35%) Technical Tester
6 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) XML
1 18 (21.18%) HTML
2 12 (14.12%) .NET
3 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.41%) JSP
4 1 (1.18%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) PKI
3 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Clustering
5 4 (4.71%) E-Learning
5 4 (4.71%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.53%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Windows
2 22 (25.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (11.76%) Linux
4 10 (11.76%) UNIX
5 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
5 7 (8.24%) Windows 2000
5 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) ITIL
2 18 (21.18%) Integration Testing
3 15 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 10 (11.76%) Migration
5 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
5 9 (10.59%) High Availability
6 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
6 8 (9.41%) Validation
6 8 (9.41%) Regression Testing
7 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.06%) Release Management
9 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.71%) Test Strategy
9 4 (4.71%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.53%) Document Management
10 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.53%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 65 (76.47%) PowerShell
2 23 (27.06%) VB
3 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (4.71%) C
5 4 (4.71%) SQL
6 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 55 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 33 (38.82%) DV Cleared
3 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 17 (20.00%) MCITP
6 9 (10.59%) MCSA
7 8 (9.41%) ISTQB
7 8 (9.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.88%) MCSE
9 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (4.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (4.71%) ISEB
10 3 (3.53%) Degree
11 1 (1.18%) MCTS
11 1 (1.18%) CCNA
11 1 (1.18%) MCP
11 1 (1.18%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) Forefront TMG
3 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.06%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.06%) XenApp
4 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.53%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (30.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.53%) SCOM
4 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.35%) SCCM
5 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.18%) WMI
6 1 (1.18%) WSUS
6 1 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.53%) VMware
3 19 (22.35%) HP
4 15 (17.65%) Clearswift
5 14 (16.47%) Oracle
6 10 (11.76%) Cisco
7 7 (8.24%) Intel
8 6 (7.06%) Citrix
9 3 (3.53%) Websense
9 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.53%) EMC
9 3 (3.53%) Nokia
9 3 (3.53%) Avaya
9 3 (3.53%) Juniper
9 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.53%) IronPort
9 3 (3.53%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.53%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.35%) Lumension
10 2 (2.35%) Borland
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
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