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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 134 160 213
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +53
Contract jobs citing VBScript 117 83 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 0.96% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 2.69% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 53 20
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£350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -2.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.56 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-25.52% +80.52%
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
3036 3080 3176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.71% 35.71% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 1656 1510
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 130 168
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.18 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 18 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VBScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 September 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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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 +22 42 £349 +55.11%
Buckinghamshire +6 29 £410 +17.14% 3
Berkshire -18 19 £363 +17.88% 6
Surrey +6 11 £219 -37.50% 4
East Sussex -5 8 £365 - 1
West Sussex -1 5 £290 -10.76% 1
Kent -4 1 £350 +133.33%
Oxfordshire -11 1 - -
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 130 (66.67%) Windows
2 121 (62.05%) PowerShell
3 78 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 67 (34.36%) VB
5 66 (33.85%) SQL
6 60 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 57 (29.23%) Security Cleared
8 51 (26.15%) .NET
9 44 (22.56%) HTML
9 44 (22.56%) IIS
10 43 (22.05%) SQL Server
11 39 (20.00%) Oracle
12 38 (19.49%) C#
12 38 (19.49%) XML
12 38 (19.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (17.95%) Migration
13 35 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (17.44%) DV Cleared
15 33 (16.92%) ASP.NET
16 30 (15.38%) VMware
17 29 (14.87%) ITIL
18 27 (13.85%) MS Excel
18 27 (13.85%) Windows 7
19 26 (13.33%) Internet
19 26 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
20 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (12.82%) HP
20 25 (12.82%) Java
20 25 (12.82%) Finance
21 24 (12.31%) Agile Software Development

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 44 (22.56%) IIS
2 20 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.67%) Documentum
3 13 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.59%) Lync
7 5 (2.56%) CMS
8 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.33%) Internet
2 24 (12.31%) TCP/IP
3 20 (10.26%) Firewall
4 19 (9.74%) SAN
5 18 (9.23%) X.400
5 18 (9.23%) X.500
5 18 (9.23%) DNS
6 11 (5.64%) SMTP
7 9 (4.62%) FTP
8 8 (4.10%) HTTP
8 8 (4.10%) LDAP
9 6 (3.08%) DHCP
9 6 (3.08%) VPN
10 5 (2.56%) SSL
11 4 (2.05%) LAN
11 4 (2.05%) WAN
11 4 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.05%) IPsec
12 3 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.74%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (6.15%) DTS
6 6 (3.08%) EDRMS
6 6 (3.08%) EDMS
6 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.03%) Ingres
7 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (11.28%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (9.74%) Selenium
3 16 (8.21%) Visual Studio
4 12 (6.15%) MSI
5 11 (5.64%) WebDriver
6 9 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.59%) JMeter
8 6 (3.08%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.03%) StarTeam
10 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.51%) Robotium
11 1 (0.51%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.51%) JIRA
11 1 (0.51%) JBehave
11 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.51%) Subversion
11 1 (0.51%) InstallShield
General
1 25 (12.82%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Military
3 5 (2.56%) Automotive
3 5 (2.56%) Back Office
4 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.05%) Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (12.31%) Analyst
2 21 (10.77%) Consultant
3 16 (8.21%) Developer
4 10 (5.13%) Test Analyst
4 10 (5.13%) Design Engineer
4 10 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
4 10 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
4 10 (5.13%) SCCM Engineer
5 9 (4.62%) Support Analyst
5 9 (4.62%) Tester
6 8 (4.10%) Support Engineer
6 8 (4.10%) Administrator
7 7 (3.59%) Field Engineer
7 7 (3.59%) Test Manager
7 7 (3.59%) Applications Developer
8 6 (3.08%) Technical Support
8 6 (3.08%) Test Engineer
9 5 (2.56%) .NET Developer
9 5 (2.56%) Test Specialist
9 5 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.15%) .NET
2 44 (22.56%) HTML
3 38 (19.49%) XML
4 33 (16.92%) ASP.NET
5 14 (7.18%) COM+
6 11 (5.64%) DCOM
7 9 (4.62%) J2EE
8 8 (4.10%) JSP
9 6 (3.08%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.08%) WCF
9 6 (3.08%) WPF
10 5 (2.56%) jQuery
10 5 (2.56%) WSH
10 5 (2.56%) DHTML
10 5 (2.56%) CSS
11 4 (2.05%) DOM
11 4 (2.05%) HTML5
11 4 (2.05%) Ajax
11 4 (2.05%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.74%) PKI
1 19 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.08%) Replication
4 6 (3.08%) Clustering
5 5 (2.56%) Statistics
6 4 (2.05%) E-Learning
6 4 (2.05%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.54%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 130 (66.67%) Windows
2 38 (19.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (13.85%) Windows 7
5 24 (12.31%) UNIX
6 14 (7.18%) Windows XP
7 13 (6.67%) Linux
8 12 (6.15%) Windows NT
9 9 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (3.59%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.95%) Migration
2 29 (14.87%) ITIL
3 24 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (10.26%) Integration Testing
5 19 (9.74%) Test Automation
6 18 (9.23%) Test Scripting
7 12 (6.15%) Unit Testing
7 12 (6.15%) Project Management
7 12 (6.15%) MVC
8 11 (5.64%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.13%) Validation
9 10 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (4.62%) High Availability
10 9 (4.62%) Capacity Management
10 9 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.62%) CRM
10 9 (4.62%) Regression Testing
11 8 (4.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (62.05%) PowerShell
2 67 (34.36%) VB
3 66 (33.85%) SQL
4 38 (19.49%) C#
5 25 (12.82%) Java
6 23 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 16 (8.21%) VB.NET
8 13 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.15%) VB6
10 7 (3.59%) C
11 6 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.08%) Python
12 4 (2.05%) C++
13 3 (1.54%) VBA
14 2 (1.03%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.03%) Perl
14 2 (1.03%) PHP
14 2 (1.03%) XPath
15 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 57 (29.23%) Security Cleared
2 34 (17.44%) DV Cleared
3 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (11.28%) SC Cleared
5 19 (9.74%) MCITP
6 13 (6.67%) ISEB
7 12 (6.15%) ISTQB
8 11 (5.64%) Degree
9 9 (4.62%) MCSA
10 8 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (4.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 6 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (3.08%) MCSE
12 4 (2.05%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.03%) MCTS
14 1 (0.51%) MCP
14 1 (0.51%) CCNA
14 1 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (4.10%) XenApp
5 6 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.08%) vSphere
5 6 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.54%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.51%) vCloud
10 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 22 (11.28%) SCCM
3 18 (9.23%) SCOM
4 14 (7.18%) WMI
5 7 (3.59%) BMC PATROL
5 7 (3.59%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (3.59%) SCSM
6 6 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (2.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.54%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.03%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.51%) WSUS
11 1 (0.51%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (20.00%) Oracle
3 30 (15.38%) VMware
4 25 (12.82%) HP
5 15 (7.69%) Cisco
5 15 (7.69%) Clearswift
6 10 (5.13%) Remedy
6 10 (5.13%) EMC
6 10 (5.13%) Citrix
7 7 (3.59%) BMC
7 7 (3.59%) Intel
7 7 (3.59%) SolarWinds
8 6 (3.08%) SAP
9 5 (2.56%) NetApp
9 5 (2.56%) Red Gate
10 4 (2.05%) Symantec
11 3 (1.54%) Websense
11 3 (1.54%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.54%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.54%) 3PAR
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