The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 46 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VBScript 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% - 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% - 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£315 - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £30.78 £16.67
% change year-on-year
+40.52% +84.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 69 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.66% 20.91% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 40 36
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Average hourly rate £24.44 £16.72 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -34.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.80 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £20.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Websense
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort