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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 75 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing VBScript 38 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.91% 1.58% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 4.45% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 26
Median daily rate £342 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £289 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £20.94 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+69.57% -19.75%
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
635 742 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.97% 35.45% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 474 441
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £22.50 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.20 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +9 15 £338 -
Basingstoke -2 7 - -
Gosport - 6 £405 -
Andover -11 4 £325 -
Southampton +10 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £425 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 63 (85.14%) PowerShell
2 61 (82.43%) Security Cleared
3 54 (72.97%) Active Directory
4 45 (60.81%) Windows
5 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
6 38 (51.35%) SQL
7 36 (48.65%) SC Cleared
8 35 (47.30%) VMware
9 34 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (37.84%) HP
11 27 (36.49%) SCCM
12 26 (35.14%) DV Cleared
12 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
13 23 (31.08%) MS Excel
13 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (29.73%) ITIL
15 20 (27.03%) .NET
15 20 (27.03%) Cisco
15 20 (27.03%) Windows Server
16 19 (25.68%) VB
17 18 (24.32%) Oracle
17 18 (24.32%) DNS
18 17 (22.97%) DHCP
18 17 (22.97%) Linux
19 16 (21.62%) Citrix
19 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
20 15 (20.27%) SCSM
20 15 (20.27%) Hyper-V
20 15 (20.27%) Windows 7

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 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) DNS
2 17 (22.97%) DHCP
3 14 (18.92%) SAN
4 7 (9.46%) Firewall
5 6 (8.11%) VPN
6 2 (2.70%) WAN
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.35%) Internet
7 1 (1.35%) IPsec
7 1 (1.35%) LAN
7 1 (1.35%) Network Security
7 1 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.35%) SSL
7 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) OLTP
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) StarTeam
2 5 (6.76%) HP UFT
3 4 (5.41%) MSI
3 4 (5.41%) Selenium
3 4 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.35%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Military
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (8.11%) DBA
3 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared DBA
3 6 (8.11%) SQL DBA
4 5 (6.76%) Developer
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Developer
4 5 (6.76%) Tester
4 5 (6.76%) Wintel Specialist
5 4 (5.41%) Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Automation Tester
5 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Test Specialist
6 3 (4.05%) Designer
6 3 (4.05%) Integration Specialist
6 3 (4.05%) Integration Test Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) HTML
3 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.05%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) jQuery
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.35%) Replication
3 1 (1.35%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.81%) Windows
2 34 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (27.03%) Windows Server
5 17 (22.97%) Linux
6 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
7 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (10.81%) Unix
9 8 (10.81%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.41%) VMS
10 4 (5.41%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) ITIL
2 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
3 11 (14.86%) Migration
3 11 (14.86%) Prototyping
3 11 (14.86%) Test Scripting
4 9 (12.16%) Change Management
5 8 (10.81%) Open Source
6 7 (9.46%) Security Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Defect Management
7 6 (8.11%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.11%) Release Management
8 5 (6.76%) Analytics
8 5 (6.76%) Build Automation
8 5 (6.76%) Server Building
8 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.41%) BDD
9 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.41%) Database Tuning
9 4 (5.41%) High Availability
9 4 (5.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 63 (85.14%) PowerShell
2 38 (51.35%) SQL
3 19 (25.68%) VB
4 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.76%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) C++
7 4 (5.41%) F#
7 4 (5.41%) Java
8 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (82.43%) Security Cleared
2 36 (48.65%) SC Cleared
3 26 (35.14%) DV Cleared
4 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (13.51%) MCITP
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (10.81%) ISTQB
6 8 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (9.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (8.11%) ISEB
9 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.70%) CCNA
10 2 (2.70%) CCNP
10 2 (2.70%) MCSA
10 2 (2.70%) MCSE
10 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.35%) CCSA
11 1 (1.35%) CCSE
11 1 (1.35%) MCAD
11 1 (1.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 54 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.27%) Hyper-V
4 13 (17.57%) Terminal Services
4 13 (17.57%) XenApp
5 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.70%) vSphere
7 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) SCCM
2 15 (20.27%) SCSM
3 13 (17.57%) SCDPM
4 12 (16.22%) SCOM
4 12 (16.22%) SCVMM
5 9 (12.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (9.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (8.11%) SCOrch
8 5 (6.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (47.30%) VMware
3 28 (37.84%) HP
4 20 (27.03%) Cisco
5 18 (24.32%) Oracle
6 16 (21.62%) Citrix
7 9 (12.16%) Lumension
7 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
8 7 (9.46%) Borland
9 6 (8.11%) Intel Security
9 6 (8.11%) Juniper
9 6 (8.11%) Symantec
10 2 (2.70%) IBM
11 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.35%) CommVault
11 1 (1.35%) EMC
11 1 (1.35%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.35%) NetApp
11 1 (1.35%) Nokia
11 1 (1.35%) SAP