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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 87 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing VBScript 39 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.73% 1.61% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.28% 4.25% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 14
Average daily rate
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£344 £340 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £160 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.87% -15.63%
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
738 777 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.81% 38.00% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 455 419
Average daily rate £364 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Hook +2 11 £338 -18.67% 1
Farnborough - 4 £263 -
Havant - 2 £410 -
Basingstoke +3 1 - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 56 (90.32%) PowerShell
2 48 (77.42%) Security Cleared
3 44 (70.97%) Active Directory
4 43 (69.35%) Windows
5 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
6 32 (51.61%) SC Cleared
7 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (38.71%) MCSA
8 24 (38.71%) ITIL
8 24 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (37.10%) HTML
9 23 (37.10%) XML
9 23 (37.10%) MCITP
9 23 (37.10%) High Availability
10 18 (29.03%) Hyper-V
11 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
13 15 (24.19%) HP
13 15 (24.19%) VMware
14 14 (22.58%) VB
14 14 (22.58%) SCCM
15 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
15 11 (17.74%) Migration
16 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (14.52%) Linux
18 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
18 8 (12.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
19 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
19 7 (11.29%) Firewall

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
1 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.68%) Lync
3 4 (6.45%) Confluence
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Firewall
2 4 (6.45%) LAN
2 4 (6.45%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) SMTP
2 4 (6.45%) X.400
2 4 (6.45%) X.500
3 2 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) EDMS
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) StarTeam
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) Gerrit
2 3 (4.84%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (4.84%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.61%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.61%) MSI
4 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.45%) Military
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Wintel Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Tester
8 2 (3.23%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.23%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) HTML
1 23 (37.10%) XML
2 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.52%) Linux
6 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.45%) UNIX
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.45%) SUSE
7 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.23%) HPUX
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) ITIL
2 23 (37.10%) High Availability
3 11 (17.74%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Validation
6 4 (6.45%) Boundary Protection
7 3 (4.84%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.84%) Coaching
8 2 (3.23%) Software Distribution
8 2 (3.23%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Test Management
9 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.61%) Critical Path Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.61%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (90.32%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.58%) VB
3 6 (9.68%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) Python
4 4 (6.45%) Perl
5 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.23%) Korn
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 32 (51.61%) SC Cleared
3 24 (38.71%) MCSA
3 24 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (37.10%) MCITP
5 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.84%) RHCSA
6 3 (4.84%) RHCE
6 3 (4.84%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (4.84%) RHCA
6 3 (4.84%) CCNA
6 3 (4.84%) ISEB
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.23%) Degree
8 1 (1.61%) HP AIS
8 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 44 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) NFS
4 4 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) SCCM
2 8 (12.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (6.45%) SCOM
4 3 (4.84%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.84%) SCDPM
4 3 (4.84%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) HP
2 15 (24.19%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 7 (11.29%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) Sun
5 4 (6.45%) NetApp
5 4 (6.45%) Clearswift
6 3 (4.84%) Borland
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.23%) Lumension
8 1 (1.61%) McAfee
Hook, Hampshire
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