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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 89 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing VBScript 31 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 0.65% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 1.76% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £160 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £311
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £160.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.06 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-15.75% +11.65%
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
879 683 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.86% 36.82% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 381 256
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 49
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.50 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Farnborough - 4 £263 -
Southampton -18 1 £375 +134.37%
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 59 (89.39%) PowerShell
2 56 (84.85%) Security Cleared
3 50 (75.76%) Windows
4 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
5 41 (62.12%) Active Directory
6 40 (60.61%) ITIL
7 32 (48.48%) XML
8 31 (46.97%) SC Cleared
9 30 (45.45%) MCSA
9 30 (45.45%) HTML
9 30 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (45.45%) High Availability
10 29 (43.94%) MCITP
11 21 (31.82%) DV Cleared
12 20 (30.30%) VMware
13 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (24.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 15 (22.73%) VB
15 15 (22.73%) Oracle
16 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (16.67%) HP
18 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
19 10 (15.15%) Integration Testing
20 9 (13.64%) Windows 7
20 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
20 9 (13.64%) PKI
20 9 (13.64%) EDRMS
20 9 (13.64%) Linux
20 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (6.06%) Confluence
2 3 (4.55%) Lync
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (9.09%) SAN
2 5 (7.58%) X.400
2 5 (7.58%) X.500
2 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 5 (7.58%) LAN
2 5 (7.58%) WAN
2 5 (7.58%) SMTP
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) SMS
4 2 (3.03%) FTP
4 2 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) IPv4
5 1 (1.52%) DHCP
5 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) EDRMS
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) EDMS
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) Gerrit
2 3 (4.55%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.52%) MSI
General
1 5 (7.58%) Military
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Wintel Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Messaging Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Linux Support
8 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Wintel Specialist
9 1 (1.52%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) XML
2 30 (45.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) PKI
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
4 2 (3.03%) Wiki
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.64%) Linux
4 9 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.06%) UNIX
7 4 (6.06%) SUSE
7 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.03%) HPUX
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) ITIL
2 30 (45.45%) High Availability
3 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.15%) Integration Testing
5 7 (10.61%) Release Management
5 7 (10.61%) Validation
6 6 (9.09%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) Boundary Protection
8 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.55%) Coaching
9 2 (3.03%) User Stories
9 2 (3.03%) Software Distribution
9 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.52%) Critical Path Analysis
10 1 (1.52%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.52%) Customer Insight
10 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (89.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (22.73%) VB
3 4 (6.06%) Python
3 4 (6.06%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) Korn
5 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (84.85%) Security Cleared
2 31 (46.97%) SC Cleared
3 30 (45.45%) MCSA
3 30 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (43.94%) MCITP
5 21 (31.82%) DV Cleared
6 4 (6.06%) Degree
7 3 (4.55%) VCP4
7 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (4.55%) RHCSA
7 3 (4.55%) RHCE
7 3 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (4.55%) RHCA
7 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.55%) CCNA
7 3 (4.55%) ISEB
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 41 (62.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (6.06%) NFS
6 3 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (1.52%) XenApp
7 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (10.61%) SCCM
3 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.30%) VMware
3 15 (22.73%) Oracle
4 11 (16.67%) HP
5 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.58%) Clearswift
6 5 (7.58%) Lumension
7 4 (6.06%) McAfee
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
7 4 (6.06%) Sun
8 3 (4.55%) Borland
9 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.52%) Symantec
10 1 (1.52%) Intel
10 1 (1.52%) Citrix
10 1 (1.52%) IBM
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