The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 67 65 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs citing VBScript 17 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.37% 1.46% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.65% 3.64% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.09 £35.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.98% +0.71%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
466 494 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.64% 40.20% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 230 256
Average daily rate £325 £353 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 49
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
VBScript
South East

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 23 July 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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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 - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) IIS
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) COM+
3 12 (50.00%) XML
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (50.00%) VB6
4 11 (45.83%) DTS
5 10 (41.67%) C#
6 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 8 (33.33%) CRM
7 8 (33.33%) Documentum
7 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (20.83%) BMC
9 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
9 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
9 5 (20.83%) Capacity Management
9 5 (20.83%) SCSM

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (45.83%) DTS
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) MSI
3 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Packager
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) MSI Packager
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (50.00%) COM+
1 12 (50.00%) XML
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
2 5 (20.83%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) VB
2 12 (50.00%) VB6
2 12 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (20.83%) SCSM
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) BMC
1 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) Toshiba
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) AppSense
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