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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 108 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 11 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 1.15% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.83% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Average daily rate £423 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.43% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £348 £202
% change year-on-year
-13.72% +72.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £28.69 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -4.38%
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
597 847 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.39% 40.58% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 409 352
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 46
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £22.69 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.48 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Basingstoke 0 5 £450 -
Hook +8 1 £414 +28.21%
Havant - 1 £440 -
Portsmouth - 1 £400 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 24 (54.55%) Security Cleared
1 24 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 23 (52.27%) HP
3 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) Windows
3 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (45.45%) VB
4 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 19 (43.18%) Oracle
6 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.09%) SCCM
7 15 (34.09%) Oracle APEX
7 15 (34.09%) Java
8 14 (31.82%) HP UFT
8 14 (31.82%) Selenium
8 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
9 13 (29.55%) Migration
9 13 (29.55%) C++
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
9 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
10 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (25.00%) Test Strategy
11 10 (22.73%) WebDriver
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (22.73%) Scrum
11 10 (22.73%) Regression Testing
12 9 (20.45%) Application Packaging
12 9 (20.45%) C#
12 9 (20.45%) Windows XP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) InfoPath
3 2 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
2 3 (6.82%) VLAN
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) LAN
3 2 (4.55%) LDAP
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (31.82%) HP UFT
2 14 (31.82%) Selenium
3 10 (22.73%) WebDriver
4 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (15.91%) SpecFlow
6 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (4.55%) Rational Rose
7 2 (4.55%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (2.27%) Babel
8 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.27%) gulp
8 1 (2.27%) InstallShield
8 1 (2.27%) MSI
8 1 (2.27%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (13.64%) Military
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Consultant
2 10 (22.73%) Tester
3 9 (20.45%) Automation Tester
4 5 (11.36%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Test Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.27%) ASP Developer
8 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.27%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.27%) Laravel
7 1 (2.27%) MDX
7 1 (2.27%) React
7 1 (2.27%) SAML
7 1 (2.27%) Sass
7 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Device Driver
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 8
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 13 (29.55%) Migration
4 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 10 (22.73%) Regression Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
6 9 (20.45%) Application Packaging
6 9 (20.45%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (18.18%) BDD
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.36%) User Stories
10 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Security Auditing
11 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
11 3 (6.82%) Workflow
12 2 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 20 (45.45%) VB
3 15 (34.09%) Java
4 13 (29.55%) C++
5 11 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) C#
7 8 (18.18%) F#
8 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
9 4 (9.09%) PHP
10 2 (4.55%) C
11 1 (2.27%) ES6
11 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) ISEB
3 6 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.82%) MCAD
5 3 (6.82%) MCITP
5 3 (6.82%) MCSD
5 3 (6.82%) MCTS
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.55%) Firmware
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.55%) WSUS
4 1 (2.27%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) HP
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) Oracle
4 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 6 (13.64%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.55%) Altiris
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.27%) Borland
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Juniper