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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 94 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing VBScript 28 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.32% 1.71% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 4.55% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 8
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£340 £338 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £443 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.94 £25.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-18.84% -26.30%
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
786 770 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.94% 37.67% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 430 396
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 58
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Southampton +3 8 £340 +11.47%
Hook -10 6 £338 +3.72%
Basingstoke -8 3 £413 +26.92%
Andover - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £288 -
Havant - 1 £225 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 46 (69.70%) Windows
3 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 42 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 32 (48.48%) SC Cleared
5 32 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (46.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (36.36%) XML
7 24 (36.36%) VMware
8 23 (34.85%) HP
9 22 (33.33%) HTML
10 21 (31.82%) MCSA
10 21 (31.82%) MCITP
10 21 (31.82%) High Availability
11 20 (30.30%) ITIL
12 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (25.76%) SCCM
13 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
14 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
15 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (19.70%) Configuration Management
16 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (16.67%) SCOM
18 10 (15.15%) SQL
18 10 (15.15%) MCSE
18 10 (15.15%) vSphere
19 9 (13.64%) VCP4
19 9 (13.64%) vMotion
19 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
1 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.06%) Confluence
5 3 (4.55%) Lync
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) SAN
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
1 7 (10.61%) FCoE
1 7 (10.61%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (10.61%) NetScaler
2 6 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (7.58%) LAN
3 5 (7.58%) WAN
4 4 (6.06%) SMTP
4 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.06%) X.400
4 4 (6.06%) X.500
5 3 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) LDAP
6 1 (1.52%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) DMZ
6 1 (1.52%) Intranet
6 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) EDMS
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) HP UFT
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Gerrit
3 3 (4.55%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (3.03%) MSI
5 1 (1.52%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (6.06%) Military
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Tester
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Automation Tester
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Tester
7 2 (3.03%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) XML
2 22 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (6.06%) .NET
4 3 (4.55%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.03%) WPF
5 2 (3.03%) XSD
5 2 (3.03%) WinForms
6 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Wiki
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Windows
2 32 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.09%) Linux
7 4 (6.06%) SUSE
7 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.06%) UNIX
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.03%) HPUX
9 1 (1.52%) Solaris
9 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) High Availability
2 20 (30.30%) ITIL
3 13 (19.70%) Configuration Management
4 7 (10.61%) Migration
5 5 (7.58%) Validation
5 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Boundary Protection
7 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 3 (4.55%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Change Management
8 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.03%) Operations Management
8 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.03%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.15%) SQL
3 8 (12.12%) VB
4 4 (6.06%) Python
4 4 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) REXX
5 2 (3.03%) Tcl
5 2 (3.03%) Korn
5 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 32 (48.48%) SC Cleared
3 31 (46.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (31.82%) MCSA
4 21 (31.82%) MCITP
5 10 (15.15%) MCSE
6 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (13.64%) VCP4
7 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (7.58%) ISEB
8 5 (7.58%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (4.55%) Degree
10 1 (1.52%) HP AIS
System Software
1 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.15%) vSphere
5 7 (10.61%) XenApp
6 4 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (6.06%) NFS
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) SCCM
2 11 (16.67%) SCOM
3 9 (13.64%) vMotion
4 8 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (6.06%) SCVMM
5 4 (6.06%) SCDPM
5 4 (6.06%) SCSM
6 2 (3.03%) WMI
7 1 (1.52%) WSUS
7 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.36%) VMware
3 23 (34.85%) HP
4 7 (10.61%) Citrix
4 7 (10.61%) 3PAR
5 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco
7 4 (6.06%) Sun
7 4 (6.06%) Clearswift
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.03%) CommVault
9 1 (1.52%) Intel
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