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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 163 194 165
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Contract jobs citing VBScript 94 44 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 1.54% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 41
Average daily rate
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£361 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £281 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £160.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.87% +492.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.06 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-15.75% +11.65%
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
3336 2849 2406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.02% 31.88% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1874 1519 1199
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 126 185
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -4 30 £330 -26.66% 1
Berkshire +11 26 £400 +18.51% 6
Surrey 0 12 £319 -20.31% 7
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £425 - 1
West Sussex -11 7 - - 1
Kent - 5 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 139 (80.81%) Windows
2 126 (73.26%) PowerShell
3 110 (63.95%) Microsoft
4 93 (54.07%) Active Directory
5 75 (43.60%) Security Cleared
6 64 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (36.63%) SQL
8 58 (33.72%) VB
8 58 (33.72%) ITIL
9 56 (32.56%) SCCM
9 56 (32.56%) VMware
10 50 (29.07%) XML
11 46 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 45 (26.16%) SC Cleared
13 43 (25.00%) Windows 7
14 42 (24.42%) Oracle
14 42 (24.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 41 (23.84%) Hyper-V
16 39 (22.67%) HTML
17 38 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (21.51%) MCITP
19 34 (19.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
20 32 (18.60%) High Availability
21 31 (18.02%) DV Cleared
22 30 (17.44%) MCSA
23 28 (16.28%) DNS
23 28 (16.28%) HP
24 27 (15.70%) Migration
25 24 (13.95%) Finance
26 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 21 (12.21%) IIS
2 11 (6.40%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (5.23%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (4.07%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.49%) Lync
5 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.49%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.33%) Confluence
7 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS Project
4 2 (1.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.65%) Office 365
2 7 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.28%) DNS
2 19 (11.05%) DHCP
3 13 (7.56%) Firewall
4 12 (6.98%) LAN
5 10 (5.81%) SAN
6 8 (4.65%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.07%) WAN
8 5 (2.91%) SMTP
8 5 (2.91%) Internet
8 5 (2.91%) X.400
8 5 (2.91%) X.500
9 3 (1.74%) FTP
9 3 (1.74%) CDMA
9 3 (1.74%) GSM
10 2 (1.16%) SMS
10 2 (1.16%) HTTP
10 2 (1.16%) VLAN
11 1 (0.58%) LDAP
11 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.23%) EDRMS
4 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.07%) MySQL
6 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.16%) EDMS
8 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.58%) DTS
9 1 (0.58%) IDOL
9 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (9.88%) StarTeam
2 12 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (4.07%) Selenium
4 4 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.33%) Gerrit
4 4 (2.33%) MSI
4 4 (2.33%) JIRA
4 4 (2.33%) AdminStudio
5 3 (1.74%) JMeter
5 3 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.74%) eggPlant
5 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.16%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.16%) Subversion
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (13.95%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.49%) Banking
4 5 (2.91%) Marketing
4 5 (2.91%) Military
5 2 (1.16%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (13.95%) Integration Engineer
1 24 (13.95%) Wintel Engineer
2 18 (10.47%) Analyst
3 17 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Consultant
5 11 (6.40%) Developer
6 10 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (4.65%) Field Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (4.07%) IT Support
10 6 (3.49%) Architect
10 6 (3.49%) Tester
11 5 (2.91%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.91%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (2.91%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.33%) Integration Manager
12 4 (2.33%) Test Manager
12 4 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (2.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.07%) XML
2 39 (22.67%) HTML
3 15 (8.72%) .NET
4 14 (8.14%) Application Packaging
5 8 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.33%) J2EE
6 4 (2.33%) WSH
6 4 (2.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.33%) WCF
6 4 (2.33%) WPF
7 3 (1.74%) Ajax
7 3 (1.74%) CSS
8 2 (1.16%) DCOM
8 2 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.16%) OLE
8 2 (1.16%) XSLT
8 2 (1.16%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (1.16%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (0.58%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) PKI
2 16 (9.30%) Clustering
3 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.23%) Open Source
6 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.33%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.74%) iPhone
8 3 (1.74%) iPad
8 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.16%) Replication
9 2 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 139 (80.81%) Windows
2 64 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 42 (24.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (8.14%) Linux
7 11 (6.40%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.23%) Windows XP
9 8 (4.65%) UNIX
9 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.49%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.33%) Windows NT
11 4 (2.33%) SUSE
11 4 (2.33%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.74%) Android
12 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.72%) ITIL
2 32 (18.60%) High Availability
3 27 (15.70%) Migration
4 20 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 13 (7.56%) Test Scripting
6 12 (6.98%) Test Automation
6 12 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (6.40%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (5.81%) Integration Testing
8 10 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.65%) Service Management
10 8 (4.65%) Software Distribution
11 7 (4.07%) Release Management
11 7 (4.07%) MVC
11 7 (4.07%) Validation
12 6 (3.49%) Data Modelling
12 6 (3.49%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.91%) OO
13 5 (2.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 126 (73.26%) PowerShell
2 63 (36.63%) SQL
3 58 (33.72%) VB
4 15 (8.72%) C#
5 11 (6.40%) Java
6 9 (5.23%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.49%) Perl
10 5 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.33%) Python
11 4 (2.33%) C++
11 4 (2.33%) C
11 4 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.74%) PHP
13 2 (1.16%) Ruby
13 2 (1.16%) Korn
13 2 (1.16%) XPath
13 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 75 (43.60%) Security Cleared
2 45 (26.16%) SC Cleared
3 38 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (21.51%) MCITP
5 31 (18.02%) DV Cleared
6 30 (17.44%) MCSA
7 16 (9.30%) Degree
8 8 (4.65%) MCTS
8 8 (4.65%) CCNA
8 8 (4.65%) MCSE
8 8 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (4.07%) RHCE
9 7 (4.07%) RHCA
9 7 (4.07%) VCP4
9 7 (4.07%) RHCSA
10 4 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (2.33%) ISEB
11 3 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.74%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 93 (54.07%) Active Directory
2 46 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (23.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.65%) vSphere
5 6 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.49%) XenApp
6 5 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.33%) NFS
8 2 (1.16%) UAG
8 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 56 (32.56%) SCCM
2 34 (19.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 20 (11.63%) SCOM
4 16 (9.30%) WSUS
4 16 (9.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (8.14%) SCSM
6 13 (7.56%) WMI
7 5 (2.91%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.33%) MOM
9 3 (1.74%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 110 (63.95%) Microsoft
2 56 (32.56%) VMware
3 42 (24.42%) Oracle
4 28 (16.28%) HP
5 13 (7.56%) Borland
6 12 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.81%) Dell
8 9 (5.23%) NetApp
9 8 (4.65%) Citrix
10 6 (3.49%) Cisco
10 6 (3.49%) Remedy
11 5 (2.91%) McAfee
11 5 (2.91%) Clearswift
11 5 (2.91%) Lumension
12 4 (2.33%) Sun
13 3 (1.74%) Becrypt
13 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.74%) BMC
14 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
14 2 (1.16%) Wyse
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