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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 86 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.52% 0.69% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 1.91% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
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£300 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £59.00 £22.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.85 £30.01 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.79% +57.92%
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
587 471 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.22% 36.26% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 285 261
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £204 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 42
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VBScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 -9 3 £260 -25.71%
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Esher - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) VB
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (47.37%) XML
5 9 (47.37%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) DTS
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 7 (36.84%) Java
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 6 (31.58%) VB6
8 6 (31.58%) IIS
8 6 (31.58%) COM+
9 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
9 5 (26.32%) SCOM
10 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
10 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
10 4 (21.05%) Logistics
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (21.05%) BMC

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) Documentum
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) FTP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (42.11%) DTS
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) COM+
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (10.53%) WinForms
5 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) DHTML
5 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.26%) MDX
6 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) PKI
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
1 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
1 4 (21.05%) Logistics
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
2 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) VB
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
5 6 (31.58%) VB6
6 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 2 (10.53%) C++
8 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.26%) Perl
9 1 (5.26%) PHP
9 1 (5.26%) C
9 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) UAG
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (21.05%) SCSM
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
2 4 (21.05%) BMC
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.26%) 3Com