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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 74 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing VBScript 16 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.17% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 1.29% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £359 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.87% -15.63%
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
520 542 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.04% 37.51% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 338 202
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 31
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.68 £59.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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 - 2 £423 -
Epsom - 1 £325 -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (66.67%) VB
5 14 (58.33%) XML
6 13 (54.17%) C#
7 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 9 (37.50%) HTML
10 9 (37.50%) .NET
10 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
11 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
11 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 8 (33.33%) DNS
11 8 (33.33%) VMware
11 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
11 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (29.17%) SCCM
12 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
12 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (29.17%) VB6
12 7 (29.17%) CRM
12 7 (29.17%) IIS
12 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
13 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (25.00%) COM+
13 6 (25.00%) DTS
13 6 (25.00%) Cisco

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (25.00%) DTS
5 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Automotive
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) XML
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
4 6 (25.00%) COM+
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) DHTML
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 2000
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (29.17%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Database Security
5 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Logistics
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) VB
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (29.17%) VB6
6 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (12.50%) XPath
9 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (4.17%) PHP
10 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCAD
2 4 (16.67%) MCSD
2 4 (16.67%) MCDBA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) WSUS
3 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
4 4 (16.67%) SCOM
5 2 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SCSM
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
7 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) BMC
7 1 (4.17%) 3Com