The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 89 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing VBScript 31 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.58% 1.32% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 3.56% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 21
Median daily rate £308 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £283 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £390 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £20.94 £25.80
% change year-on-year
+38.52% -18.84%
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
643 787 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.72% 36.97% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 526 429
Median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £18.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +10 13 £301 -10.96%
Basingstoke +6 6 - -
Andover -11 6 £325 -
Southampton +6 1 - - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 68 (83.95%) Security Cleared
2 67 (82.72%) PowerShell
3 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
4 50 (61.73%) Windows
5 42 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
6 40 (49.38%) SQL
7 35 (43.21%) VMware
7 35 (43.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (35.80%) HP
9 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
9 28 (34.57%) ITIL
10 27 (33.33%) DV Cleared
11 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
12 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (29.63%) Windows Server
13 24 (29.63%) SCCM
14 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (27.16%) .NET
15 22 (27.16%) DNS
16 21 (25.93%) DHCP
17 19 (23.46%) Cisco
18 18 (22.22%) SAN
18 18 (22.22%) VB
19 17 (20.99%) Linux
19 17 (20.99%) Oracle
19 17 (20.99%) Citrix
19 17 (20.99%) Windows 7
20 16 (19.75%) XenApp
20 16 (19.75%) Terminal Services

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) DNS
2 21 (25.93%) DHCP
3 18 (22.22%) SAN
4 6 (7.41%) VPN
5 5 (6.17%) Firewall
6 2 (2.47%) WAN
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) IPsec
7 1 (1.23%) LAN
7 1 (1.23%) Network Security
7 1 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.23%) SSL
7 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) OLTP
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) HP UFT
2 7 (8.64%) Selenium
2 7 (8.64%) SpecFlow
2 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.41%) StarTeam
4 4 (4.94%) MSI
5 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.23%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Electronics
2 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.23%) Marketing
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (16.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) Tester
4 7 (8.64%) Automation Tester
5 6 (7.41%) Consultant
5 6 (7.41%) DBA
5 6 (7.41%) DV Cleared DBA
5 6 (7.41%) SQL DBA
5 6 (7.41%) Wintel Specialist
6 5 (6.17%) Developer
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Test Specialist
8 3 (3.70%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) .NET
2 12 (14.81%) HTML
3 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (1.23%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.23%) Replication
3 1 (1.23%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 50 (61.73%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 17 (20.99%) Linux
5 17 (20.99%) Windows 7
6 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.88%) Unix
7 8 (9.88%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.94%) VMS
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.47%) Solaris
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) ITIL
2 15 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 14 (17.28%) Test Scripting
4 13 (16.05%) Migration
5 11 (13.58%) Prototyping
6 9 (11.11%) Change Management
7 8 (9.88%) Open Source
8 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.64%) BDD
8 7 (8.64%) Defect Management
8 7 (8.64%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (8.64%) Scrum
8 7 (8.64%) Security Testing
8 7 (8.64%) User Stories
9 6 (7.41%) High Availability
9 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.41%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Release Management
9 6 (7.41%) Server Building
9 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (82.72%) PowerShell
2 40 (49.38%) SQL
3 18 (22.22%) VB
4 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.64%) C#
5 7 (8.64%) C++
5 7 (8.64%) F#
5 7 (8.64%) Java
6 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.23%) C
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 68 (83.95%) Security Cleared
2 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 27 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.58%) MCITP
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (9.88%) ISTQB
7 8 (9.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (8.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (7.41%) ISEB
10 4 (4.94%) MCSA
11 3 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (3.70%) CCNA
11 3 (3.70%) CCNP
11 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.47%) MCSE
12 2 (2.47%) VCP4
13 1 (1.23%) CCSA
13 1 (1.23%) CCSE
System Software
1 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
2 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (19.75%) Terminal Services
3 16 (19.75%) XenApp
4 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (29.63%) SCCM
2 15 (18.52%) SCSM
3 13 (16.05%) SCDPM
4 12 (14.81%) SCOM
4 12 (14.81%) SCVMM
5 11 (13.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (8.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (7.41%) SCOrch
8 5 (6.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 42 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 35 (43.21%) VMware
3 29 (35.80%) HP
4 19 (23.46%) Cisco
5 17 (20.99%) Citrix
5 17 (20.99%) Oracle
6 9 (11.11%) Lumension
6 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.64%) Intel Security
8 6 (7.41%) Borland
8 6 (7.41%) Symantec
9 5 (6.17%) Juniper
10 2 (2.47%) NetApp
11 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.23%) CommVault
11 1 (1.23%) EMC
11 1 (1.23%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.23%) IBM
11 1 (1.23%) Nokia
11 1 (1.23%) SAP