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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 163 179 176
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing VBScript 93 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 2.27% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 38
Average daily rate
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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 £265 £160 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.87% -15.63%
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
3271 2991 2738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.03% 32.47% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1953 1705 1373
Average daily rate £350 £333 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 107 219
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 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 6 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 -2 39 £344 +1.17% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 18 £375 +17.18% 1
Berkshire +3 14 £329 -0.22% 3
Surrey +13 13 £344 -4.18% 6
West Sussex -16 9 £388 +23.01% 2
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 132 (77.19%) Windows
2 123 (71.93%) PowerShell
3 100 (58.48%) Microsoft
4 95 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 78 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (39.77%) VB
7 67 (39.18%) SQL
7 67 (39.18%) Security Cleared
8 56 (32.75%) SCCM
9 54 (31.58%) XML
10 50 (29.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 49 (28.65%) Windows 7
12 48 (28.07%) Hyper-V
12 48 (28.07%) VMware
13 46 (26.90%) SC Cleared
14 41 (23.98%) ITIL
15 39 (22.81%) HTML
16 38 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (20.47%) Migration
19 32 (18.71%) MCITP
20 30 (17.54%) HP
21 27 (15.79%) SQL Server
22 26 (15.20%) Oracle
22 26 (15.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
22 26 (15.20%) Finance
23 25 (14.62%) High Availability
23 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
24 24 (14.04%) MCSA
24 24 (14.04%) MS Excel

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 17 (9.94%) IIS
2 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.85%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (5.26%) Lync
4 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (4.09%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.34%) Confluence
7 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS Project
3 3 (1.75%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (4.09%) Office 365
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.04%) DNS
2 16 (9.36%) Firewall
2 16 (9.36%) DHCP
3 13 (7.60%) LAN
4 8 (4.68%) WAN
5 5 (2.92%) SAN
6 4 (2.34%) X.400
6 4 (2.34%) X.500
6 4 (2.34%) SMTP
7 3 (1.75%) LDAP
7 3 (1.75%) CDMA
7 3 (1.75%) GSM
8 2 (1.17%) SMS
9 1 (0.58%) FTP
9 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.58%) CTI
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
4 11 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.51%) DTS
7 6 (3.51%) MySQL
8 5 (2.92%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.34%) EDMS
10 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.75%) DB2
10 3 (1.75%) DB2 UDB
11 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (10.53%) StarTeam
2 10 (5.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.68%) JIRA
5 7 (4.09%) Subversion
6 5 (2.92%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.92%) Selenium
6 5 (2.92%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.92%) ClearQuest
6 5 (2.92%) MSI
7 4 (2.34%) AdminStudio
7 4 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.34%) Wise Package Studio
7 4 (2.34%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.75%) eggPlant
8 3 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.17%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (15.20%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Banking
3 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.92%) Marketing
4 5 (2.92%) Military
5 4 (2.34%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (12.28%) Consultant
1 21 (12.28%) Wintel Engineer
2 18 (10.53%) Analyst
2 18 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (8.77%) Integration Engineer
4 10 (5.85%) Developer
5 8 (4.68%) Field Engineer
5 8 (4.68%) Support Analyst
6 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (4.09%) Tester
6 7 (4.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.51%) Active Directory Consultant
7 6 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (3.51%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (2.92%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (2.92%) Support Engineer
8 5 (2.92%) IT Support
9 4 (2.34%) Applications Packager
9 4 (2.34%) Senior Manager
9 4 (2.34%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (31.58%) XML
2 39 (22.81%) HTML
3 20 (11.70%) .NET
4 17 (9.94%) Application Packaging
5 11 (6.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.51%) COM+
8 4 (2.34%) CSS
8 4 (2.34%) SOAP
8 4 (2.34%) WSH
9 3 (1.75%) Ajax
10 2 (1.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (1.17%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (1.17%) XSLT
10 2 (1.17%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.58%) DHTML
11 1 (0.58%) ADO.NET
11 1 (0.58%) Web Services
11 1 (0.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.60%) Clustering
2 11 (6.43%) PKI
3 8 (4.68%) Open Source
3 8 (4.68%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.34%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.75%) iPhone
6 3 (1.75%) iPad
6 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.17%) Wiki
8 1 (0.58%) IVR
8 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) Telematics
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 132 (77.19%) Windows
2 78 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (29.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (28.65%) Windows 7
5 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (8.19%) Linux
7 11 (6.43%) Windows 8
7 11 (6.43%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.51%) UNIX
10 5 (2.92%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.34%) SUSE
11 4 (2.34%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.75%) Android
12 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.17%) Windows NT
13 2 (1.17%) HPUX
14 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.98%) ITIL
2 35 (20.47%) Migration
3 25 (14.62%) High Availability
4 23 (13.45%) Configuration Management
5 11 (6.43%) Customer Engagement
5 11 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (5.85%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.68%) CRM
7 8 (4.68%) Service Management
7 8 (4.68%) Test Automation
8 7 (4.09%) Unit Testing
9 6 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (3.51%) Software Distribution
10 5 (2.92%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.34%) Integration Testing
11 4 (2.34%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.34%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (2.34%) Software Testing
11 4 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.34%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 123 (71.93%) PowerShell
2 68 (39.77%) VB
3 67 (39.18%) SQL
4 17 (9.94%) C#
5 12 (7.02%) Java
6 11 (6.43%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.68%) VB6
8 7 (4.09%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.09%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.09%) Perl
9 6 (3.51%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.51%) C++
10 4 (2.34%) PHP
10 4 (2.34%) Python
11 3 (1.75%) C
11 3 (1.75%) XPath
11 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.17%) Ruby
12 2 (1.17%) Korn
13 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (39.18%) Security Cleared
2 46 (26.90%) SC Cleared
3 37 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (18.71%) MCITP
5 24 (14.04%) MCSA
6 19 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 11 (6.43%) Degree
8 9 (5.26%) MCSE
9 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (4.68%) CCNA
9 8 (4.68%) MCTS
10 7 (4.09%) RHCE
10 7 (4.09%) RHCA
10 7 (4.09%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (2.34%) ISEB
11 4 (2.34%) MCDBA
11 4 (2.34%) MCAD
11 4 (2.34%) MCSD
12 3 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) SLA
1 3 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 95 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 48 (28.07%) Hyper-V
3 38 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (5.85%) vSphere
5 6 (3.51%) XenApp
6 4 (2.34%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.34%) NFS
7 3 (1.75%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.17%) UAG
8 2 (1.17%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.17%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 56 (32.75%) SCCM
2 26 (15.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 19 (11.11%) SCOM
4 17 (9.94%) WSUS
5 15 (8.77%) SCSM
5 15 (8.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 12 (7.02%) WMI
7 6 (3.51%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.34%) MOM
8 4 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.75%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.75%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.58%) Control-M
Vendors
1 100 (58.48%) Microsoft
2 48 (28.07%) VMware
3 30 (17.54%) HP
4 26 (15.20%) Oracle
5 13 (7.60%) Borland
6 12 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 11 (6.43%) Cisco
8 9 (5.26%) Citrix
8 9 (5.26%) NetApp
9 7 (4.09%) Dell
10 4 (2.34%) Sun
10 4 (2.34%) IBM
10 4 (2.34%) Remedy
10 4 (2.34%) Clearswift
11 3 (1.75%) Becrypt
11 3 (1.75%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (1.75%) EMC
12 2 (1.17%) McAfee
12 2 (1.17%) Reuters
12 2 (1.17%) Bloomberg
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