The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 158 170 169
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing VBScript 97 70 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.04% 0.78% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 2.40% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 41
Average daily rate
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£350 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -27.14%
VBScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3082 2913 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.03% 32.53% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1642 1365
Average daily rate £350 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 107 201
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.59 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBScript across the South East region.

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the South East region.

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire +6 47 £340 +0.36%
Buckinghamshire +5 16 £375 +17.18% 2
Surrey +10 13 £344 -3.16% 3
Berkshire 0 12 £400 -3.03% 3
West Sussex -17 4 £388 +23.01% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £492 - 4
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 138 (73.80%) Windows
2 130 (69.52%) PowerShell
3 105 (56.15%) Microsoft
4 103 (55.08%) Active Directory
5 82 (43.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (37.97%) Security Cleared
7 70 (37.43%) SQL
8 68 (36.36%) VB
9 63 (33.69%) XML
10 57 (30.48%) SCCM
11 54 (28.88%) VMware
12 51 (27.27%) SC Cleared
13 50 (26.74%) HTML
13 50 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 47 (25.13%) Hyper-V
14 47 (25.13%) Windows 7
15 46 (24.60%) ITIL
16 44 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 43 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (19.25%) HP
18 36 (19.25%) Migration
19 35 (18.72%) MCITP
20 31 (16.58%) SQL Server
21 28 (14.97%) Oracle
21 28 (14.97%) MCSA
21 28 (14.97%) Finance
21 28 (14.97%) High Availability
22 26 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
22 26 (13.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
23 25 (13.37%) .NET

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (10.16%) IIS
2 11 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.81%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (4.28%) Lync
5 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.67%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.14%) Confluence
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.07%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (3.74%) Office 365
2 5 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.60%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.07%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.07%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.30%) DNS
2 17 (9.09%) Firewall
3 14 (7.49%) LAN
4 13 (6.95%) DHCP
5 10 (5.35%) SAN
6 9 (4.81%) WAN
7 4 (2.14%) X.400
7 4 (2.14%) X.500
7 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.14%) SMTP
7 4 (2.14%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.14%) FCoE
7 4 (2.14%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.60%) CDMA
8 3 (1.60%) GSM
8 3 (1.60%) LDAP
9 2 (1.07%) VLAN
9 2 (1.07%) SMS
10 1 (0.53%) FTP
10 1 (0.53%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2000
4 11 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.74%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.21%) MySQL
8 6 (3.21%) DTS
9 5 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.14%) EDMS
10 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.60%) DB2
11 3 (1.60%) DB2 UDB
12 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 15 (8.02%) StarTeam
2 11 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.28%) Subversion
4 8 (4.28%) JIRA
5 7 (3.74%) MSI
6 5 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.67%) Selenium
6 5 (2.67%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.67%) ClearQuest
7 4 (2.14%) AdminStudio
7 4 (2.14%) Wise Package Studio
7 4 (2.14%) Gerrit
7 4 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.60%) eggPlant
8 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.07%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (14.97%) Finance
2 10 (5.35%) Marketing
3 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.28%) Banking
4 5 (2.67%) Military
5 4 (2.14%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (14.44%) Wintel Engineer
2 22 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (11.23%) Consultant
4 18 (9.63%) Analyst
5 17 (9.09%) Developer
6 15 (8.02%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (4.28%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.28%) Tester
7 8 (4.28%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (3.74%) Active Directory Consultant
8 7 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (3.21%) Field Engineer
9 6 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.21%) Exchange Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) IT Support
10 5 (2.67%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (2.67%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (2.14%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (33.69%) XML
2 50 (26.74%) HTML
3 25 (13.37%) .NET
4 16 (8.56%) Application Packaging
4 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (4.81%) .NET Framework
6 6 (3.21%) COM+
7 4 (2.14%) WSH
7 4 (2.14%) CSS
7 4 (2.14%) SOAP
8 3 (1.60%) Ajax
8 3 (1.60%) WinForms
9 2 (1.07%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.07%) XSD
9 2 (1.07%) XSLT
9 2 (1.07%) Classic ASP
9 2 (1.07%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (1.07%) WPF
9 2 (1.07%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (0.53%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.95%) Clustering
2 10 (5.35%) PKI
3 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.21%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.21%) Open Source
4 6 (3.21%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.14%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.14%) iPhone
5 4 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.60%) iPad
6 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.60%) Replication
7 2 (1.07%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.07%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.07%) Wiki
8 1 (0.53%) Telematics
8 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 138 (73.80%) Windows
2 82 (43.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (25.13%) Windows 7
5 26 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.42%) Linux
7 9 (4.81%) Windows 8
7 9 (4.81%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.21%) UNIX
8 6 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.67%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.14%) SUSE
10 4 (2.14%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.60%) Android
11 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.07%) HPUX
12 2 (1.07%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.60%) ITIL
2 36 (19.25%) Migration
3 28 (14.97%) High Availability
4 23 (12.30%) Configuration Management
5 11 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 9 (4.81%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (4.81%) Test Automation
6 9 (4.81%) Unit Testing
6 9 (4.81%) ETL
7 8 (4.28%) Service Management
7 8 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.28%) CRM
7 8 (4.28%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (3.74%) Line Management
9 6 (3.21%) Validation
9 6 (3.21%) Software Distribution
10 5 (2.67%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (2.67%) Test Scripting
10 5 (2.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 130 (69.52%) PowerShell
2 70 (37.43%) SQL
3 68 (36.36%) VB
4 19 (10.16%) C#
5 16 (8.56%) VB.NET
6 12 (6.42%) Java
6 12 (6.42%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.28%) VB6
8 7 (3.74%) Perl
8 7 (3.74%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.21%) C++
10 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.14%) PHP
11 4 (2.14%) Python
12 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.60%) C
12 3 (1.60%) XPath
13 2 (1.07%) Korn
13 2 (1.07%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (37.97%) Security Cleared
2 51 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 44 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (18.72%) MCITP
5 28 (14.97%) MCSA
6 17 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 13 (6.95%) Degree
8 12 (6.42%) MCSE
9 8 (4.28%) CCNA
9 8 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.21%) MCTS
11 5 (2.67%) RHCSA
11 5 (2.67%) RHCE
11 5 (2.67%) RHCA
11 5 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.14%) ISEB
12 4 (2.14%) MCAD
12 4 (2.14%) MCSD
12 4 (2.14%) MCDBA
12 4 (2.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) QA
1 3 (1.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 103 (55.08%) Active Directory
2 47 (25.13%) Hyper-V
3 43 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (8.56%) vSphere
5 10 (5.35%) XenApp
6 9 (4.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.14%) NFS
7 4 (2.14%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.60%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.60%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.07%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.07%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.07%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.07%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 57 (30.48%) SCCM
2 26 (13.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 19 (10.16%) SCOM
3 19 (10.16%) WSUS
4 12 (6.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (6.42%) SCSM
5 11 (5.88%) WMI
6 7 (3.74%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (2.14%) vMotion
8 3 (1.60%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.60%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.60%) MOM
9 2 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.07%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 105 (56.15%) Microsoft
2 54 (28.88%) VMware
3 36 (19.25%) HP
4 28 (14.97%) Oracle
5 14 (7.49%) Citrix
6 12 (6.42%) Borland
7 11 (5.88%) Cisco
8 10 (5.35%) Red Hat
9 9 (4.81%) NetApp
10 7 (3.74%) Dell
11 6 (3.21%) Business Objects
12 5 (2.67%) EMC
13 4 (2.14%) Remedy
13 4 (2.14%) Clearswift
13 4 (2.14%) IBM
13 4 (2.14%) Adobe
13 4 (2.14%) Sun
13 4 (2.14%) Tableau
13 4 (2.14%) Eloqua
13 4 (2.14%) 3PAR
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago