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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 85 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 39 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.79% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.64% 1.26% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 4
Average daily rate
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£330 £338 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +25.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £328 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £348 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +54.73%
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
840 636 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.46% 36.59% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 354 295
Average daily rate £350 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 55
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 72 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 69 (85.19%) Security Cleared
3 63 (77.78%) Windows
4 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
5 47 (58.02%) ITIL
5 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
6 39 (48.15%) XML
7 32 (39.51%) MCSA
7 32 (39.51%) HTML
7 32 (39.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (39.51%) SC Cleared
7 32 (39.51%) DV Cleared
8 31 (38.27%) MCITP
8 31 (38.27%) High Availability
9 29 (35.80%) VMware
10 25 (30.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 21 (25.93%) Oracle
12 20 (24.69%) Integration Testing
13 18 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (19.75%) VB
15 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
16 14 (17.28%) Firewall
16 14 (17.28%) EDRMS
16 14 (17.28%) SAN
16 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (16.05%) HP
18 12 (14.81%) Internet
18 12 (14.81%) PKI

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (9.88%) IIS
1 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (4.94%) Lync
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) SAN
1 14 (17.28%) Firewall
2 12 (14.81%) Internet
3 11 (13.58%) X.400
3 11 (13.58%) X.500
4 10 (12.35%) SMTP
4 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.64%) FTP
5 7 (8.64%) HTTP
6 4 (4.94%) LAN
6 4 (4.94%) WAN
7 3 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (3.70%) Network Security
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.70%) VPN
7 3 (3.70%) IPsec
7 3 (3.70%) SSL
8 2 (2.47%) SMS
9 1 (1.23%) DHCP
9 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) EDRMS
2 3 (3.70%) EDMS
2 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.70%) StarTeam
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (13.58%) Military
2 5 (6.17%) Back Office
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Consultant
4 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Wintel Specialist
7 2 (2.47%) Technology Consultant
7 2 (2.47%) Build Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Wintel Consultant
7 2 (2.47%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (2.47%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Exchange Consultant
8 1 (1.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (1.23%) Messaging Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) XML
2 32 (39.51%) HTML
3 3 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.81%) PKI
3 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.17%) Clustering
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 63 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.17%) Linux
5 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.02%) ITIL
2 31 (38.27%) High Availability
3 20 (24.69%) Integration Testing
4 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
5 11 (13.58%) Boundary Protection
6 10 (12.35%) Release Management
7 8 (9.88%) Validation
8 4 (4.94%) Migration
8 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.70%) Coaching
10 2 (2.47%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 16 (19.75%) VB
3 4 (4.94%) SQL
4 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.47%) C
6 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 69 (85.19%) Security Cleared
2 32 (39.51%) SC Cleared
2 32 (39.51%) DV Cleared
2 32 (39.51%) MCSA
2 32 (39.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (38.27%) MCITP
4 5 (6.17%) Degree
5 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.70%) RHCSA
5 3 (3.70%) RHCE
5 3 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (3.70%) RHCA
5 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.70%) CCNA
5 3 (3.70%) ISEB
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.58%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.17%) XenApp
4 5 (6.17%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.70%) vSphere
5 3 (3.70%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (7.41%) SCCM
3 3 (3.70%) SCOM
3 3 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.80%) VMware
3 21 (25.93%) Oracle
4 13 (16.05%) HP
5 11 (13.58%) Clearswift
6 5 (6.17%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.94%) McAfee
7 4 (4.94%) Lumension
8 3 (3.70%) Websense
8 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.70%) IronPort
8 3 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.70%) Avaya
8 3 (3.70%) Juniper
8 3 (3.70%) Nokia
8 3 (3.70%) Borland
8 3 (3.70%) Intel
8 3 (3.70%) Cisco