The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 94 102 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing VBScript 28 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 1.03% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 2.85% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 28
Median daily rate £328 £345 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £231 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £409 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £26.09 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £26.09 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -9.25%
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
698 772 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.81% 35.99% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 494 423
Median daily rate £360 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 36 37
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.71 £17.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +8 13 £301 -
Andover -15 4 £325 -10.34%
Basingstoke +11 3 £350 -16.41%
Gosport - 2 £343 -
Southampton +10 1 - - 1
Havant -3 1 - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 67 (88.16%) PowerShell
2 65 (85.53%) Security Cleared
3 51 (67.11%) Active Directory
4 47 (61.84%) Windows
5 45 (59.21%) SC Cleared
6 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
7 32 (42.11%) SQL
7 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (40.79%) VMware
9 30 (39.47%) HP
10 28 (36.84%) ITIL
11 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (34.21%) Windows Server
13 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
14 23 (30.26%) SCCM
15 21 (27.63%) DV Cleared
16 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (26.32%) DHCP
16 20 (26.32%) DNS
16 20 (26.32%) Cisco
16 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
17 18 (23.68%) Linux
17 18 (23.68%) SAN
18 17 (22.37%) Citrix
18 17 (22.37%) .NET
19 16 (21.05%) Terminal Services
19 16 (21.05%) XenApp
19 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
20 15 (19.74%) Test Scripting
20 15 (19.74%) SCSM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) DHCP
1 20 (26.32%) DNS
2 18 (23.68%) SAN
3 5 (6.58%) VPN
4 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (1.32%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) LAN
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) OLTP
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) HP UFT
2 7 (9.21%) Selenium
2 7 (9.21%) SpecFlow
2 7 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.89%) StarTeam
4 3 (3.95%) MSI
5 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.32%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.32%) Electronics
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
1 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.32%) Marketing
1 1 (1.32%) Publishing
1 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Tester
3 8 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Automation Tester
4 7 (9.21%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Wintel Specialist
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Build Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Test Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Designer
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Integration Test Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) .NET
2 14 (18.42%) HTML
3 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 7 (9.21%) XML
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.84%) Windows
2 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (34.21%) Windows Server
5 18 (23.68%) Linux
6 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 10 (13.16%) Unix
8 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (11.84%) Windows 10
9 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.26%) VMS
11 3 (3.95%) Solaris
12 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) ITIL
2 15 (19.74%) Test Scripting
3 14 (18.42%) Configuration Management
3 14 (18.42%) Migration
4 11 (14.47%) Prototyping
5 9 (11.84%) Change Management
5 9 (11.84%) Security Testing
6 8 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 8 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (10.53%) Open Source
7 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.21%) BDD
7 7 (9.21%) Scrum
7 7 (9.21%) Server Building
7 7 (9.21%) User Stories
8 6 (7.89%) High Availability
8 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.89%) Release Management
8 6 (7.89%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.89%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 67 (88.16%) PowerShell
2 32 (42.11%) SQL
3 15 (19.74%) VB
4 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.21%) C#
5 7 (9.21%) C++
5 7 (9.21%) F#
5 7 (9.21%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (85.53%) Security Cleared
2 45 (59.21%) SC Cleared
3 21 (27.63%) DV Cleared
4 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (18.42%) MCITP
6 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (13.16%) ISTQB
7 10 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (11.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (10.53%) ISEB
10 5 (6.58%) MCSA
11 3 (3.95%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (3.95%) CCNA
11 3 (3.95%) CCNP
11 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.95%) VCP4
11 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.63%) VCP5
13 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
13 1 (1.32%) MCSE
System Software
1 51 (67.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (21.05%) Terminal Services
3 16 (21.05%) XenApp
4 13 (17.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) SCCM
2 15 (19.74%) SCSM
3 13 (17.11%) SCDPM
4 12 (15.79%) SCOM
4 12 (15.79%) SCVMM
5 8 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (7.89%) SCOrch
6 6 (7.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (6.58%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.32%) Puppet
9 1 (1.32%) vMotion
9 1 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (40.79%) VMware
3 30 (39.47%) HP
4 20 (26.32%) Cisco
5 17 (22.37%) Citrix
6 11 (14.47%) Oracle
7 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.89%) Borland
8 6 (7.89%) Intel Security
9 5 (6.58%) Symantec
10 4 (5.26%) Juniper
11 3 (3.95%) Lumension
12 2 (2.63%) Altiris
12 2 (2.63%) NetApp
12 2 (2.63%) Supermicro
13 1 (1.32%) AppSense
13 1 (1.32%) CommVault
13 1 (1.32%) F5
13 1 (1.32%) IBM
13 1 (1.32%) SAP