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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 81 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.59% 1.18% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 3.13% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 6
Average daily rate
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£411 £225 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.77% -37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £213 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £238 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.94 £25.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-18.84% -26.30%
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
553 480 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.12% 37.77% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 310 235
Average daily rate £400 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 37
Average hourly rate £48.75 £47.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 31 July 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
Cobham - 4 £410 -
Redhill - 4 £444 - 1
Reigate - 2 - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) XML
5 11 (50.00%) VB
5 11 (50.00%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
6 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
7 8 (36.36%) Finance
7 8 (36.36%) C++
8 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
8 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 7 (31.82%) OO
8 7 (31.82%) CRM
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (31.82%) Database Security
8 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
8 7 (31.82%) VB6
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (27.27%) Red Gate
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) DTS
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (18.18%) ClearCase
3 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 4 (18.18%) ClearQuest
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) WebLOAD
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) CRM Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Test Architect
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 6 (27.27%) COM+
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) OO
1 7 (31.82%) CRM
1 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
1 7 (31.82%) Database Security
2 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Management
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) VB
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 8 (36.36%) C++
6 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
6 7 (31.82%) VB6
6 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.64%) XPath
7 3 (13.64%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCAD
1 4 (18.18%) MCSD
1 4 (18.18%) MCDBA
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Red Gate
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) 3Com
Redhill
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 28 days ago