The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 78 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing VBScript 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.84% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 1.44% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Average daily rate
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£219 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £246 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £440 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.37% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.78 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-23.64% +76.07%
VBScript
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
509 486 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.88% 36.46% 38.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 274 232
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £33.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
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 Surrey

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

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 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
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Woking - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (87.50%) VB
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) XML
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
4 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (50.00%) COM+
5 12 (50.00%) DTS
5 12 (50.00%) IIS
5 12 (50.00%) Java
5 12 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (50.00%) VB6
6 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 8 (33.33%) CRM
8 8 (33.33%) Documentum
9 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) BMC
9 7 (29.17%) BMC PATROL
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
9 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
9 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (29.17%) Capacity Management
9 7 (29.17%) SCSM
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (50.00%) IIS
2 8 (33.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (50.00%) DTS
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) MSI
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Packager
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) XML
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) COM+
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) DHTML
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) CRM
2 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
2 7 (29.17%) Capacity Management
3 4 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.17%) Database Security
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) VB
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) VB6
4 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
5 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) XPath
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) BMC PATROL
1 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (29.17%) SCSM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) BMC
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
1 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Business Objects