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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 72 87 102
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing VBScript 43 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.08% 0.71% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.55% 1.76% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £306 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £36.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% -1.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.13 £31.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +26.22%
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
775 737 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.55% 40.16% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 433 405
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 60 58
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.53 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Hook +13 21 £350 - 1
Basingstoke +19 3 £325 +8.33%
Portsmouth - 3 £260 -
Southampton - 1 £315 - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 58 (70.73%) PowerShell
2 53 (64.63%) Security Cleared
3 43 (52.44%) Windows
4 35 (42.68%) Microsoft
5 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
6 26 (31.71%) VB
7 25 (30.49%) HP
8 23 (28.05%) Active Directory
9 21 (25.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
10 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (21.95%) ITIL
12 18 (21.95%) Test Scripting
13 17 (20.73%) .NET
13 17 (20.73%) Oracle
13 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
13 17 (20.73%) VMware
14 16 (19.51%) Firewall
15 15 (18.29%) X.400
15 15 (18.29%) X.500
16 14 (17.07%) Military
16 14 (17.07%) HTML
17 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
17 13 (15.85%) MCITP
17 13 (15.85%) Integration Testing
18 12 (14.63%) XML
18 12 (14.63%) Clearswift
19 11 (13.41%) MSI

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.98%) IIS
4 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.32%) Lync
6 5 (6.10%) Documentum
6 5 (6.10%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) Firewall
2 15 (18.29%) X.400
2 15 (18.29%) X.500
3 11 (13.41%) Internet
3 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.76%) SMTP
4 8 (9.76%) SAN
5 7 (8.54%) HTTP
6 6 (7.32%) FTP
7 4 (4.88%) SSL
7 4 (4.88%) LAN
7 4 (4.88%) WAN
7 4 (4.88%) Network Security
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.66%) IPsec
8 3 (3.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (3.66%) VPN
9 2 (2.44%) DNS
10 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) EDMS
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) EDRMS
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MSI
2 10 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (10.98%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.44%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.22%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.22%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (17.07%) Military
2 4 (4.88%) Retail
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (12.20%) Design Engineer
2 8 (9.76%) Tester
2 8 (9.76%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (8.54%) Consultant
4 6 (7.32%) Automation Tester
5 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Test Specialist
5 5 (6.10%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Build Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.44%) Technical Tester
8 2 (2.44%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.44%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) .NET
2 14 (17.07%) HTML
3 12 (14.63%) XML
4 9 (10.98%) JSP
5 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) PKI
2 5 (6.10%) E-Learning
3 4 (4.88%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.66%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (52.44%) Windows
2 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.41%) UNIX
4 11 (13.41%) Linux
5 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000
5 5 (6.10%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) ITIL
1 18 (21.95%) Test Scripting
2 13 (15.85%) Integration Testing
3 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
3 10 (12.20%) Unit Testing
3 10 (12.20%) Regression Testing
3 10 (12.20%) Migration
4 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.32%) Validation
6 6 (7.32%) Release Management
6 6 (7.32%) Test Strategy
7 5 (6.10%) High Availability
7 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.88%) Automation Testing
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.88%) Functional Testing
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) PowerShell
2 26 (31.71%) VB
3 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.32%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) C
6 4 (4.88%) C#
6 4 (4.88%) SQL
7 2 (2.44%) Perl
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.44%) Ruby
8 1 (1.22%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 53 (64.63%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
3 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
4 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (15.85%) MCITP
6 9 (10.98%) ISEB
7 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
7 8 (9.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (7.32%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (6.10%) MCSE
9 5 (6.10%) MCSA
10 1 (1.22%) CCNA
10 1 (1.22%) MCTS
10 1 (1.22%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (28.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.20%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.88%) XenApp
4 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.66%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.44%) vCloud
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (25.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (6.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.66%) SCOM
4 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.44%) SCCM
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.22%) WMI
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.49%) HP
3 17 (20.73%) Oracle
3 17 (20.73%) VMware
4 12 (14.63%) Clearswift
5 10 (12.20%) Cisco
6 6 (7.32%) Intel
7 4 (4.88%) Citrix
8 3 (3.66%) Avaya
8 3 (3.66%) Juniper
8 3 (3.66%) EMC
8 3 (3.66%) Websense
8 3 (3.66%) Nokia
8 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.66%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.66%) IronPort
8 3 (3.66%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.66%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.44%) Lumension
9 2 (2.44%) Borland
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago