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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 79 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing VBScript 10 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.72% 0.62% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.66% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £201 £285
% change year-on-year
+81.59% -29.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £112.00 £22.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.78 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.79% +16.15%
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
507 482 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.47% 37.25% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 258 272
Average daily rate £350 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £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 17 31 43
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £39.25 £48.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 26 January 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
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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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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
Staines -7 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £325 -
Woking - - - - 1
Cobham - - - - 2
Reigate - - - - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) VB
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 7 (43.75%) SCOM
5 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Logistics
8 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
8 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (25.00%) SCCM
8 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 4 (25.00%) SCSM
8 4 (25.00%) BMC
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 3 (18.75%) T-SQL

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Lync
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (12.50%) DTS
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) DHTML
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (12.50%) WinForms
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) MDX
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Logistics
1 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Database Security
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) VB
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) XPath
7 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) UAG
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCOM
2 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (25.00%) SCSM
2 4 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
3 3 (18.75%) WSUS
4 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (25.00%) BMC
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) 3Com
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects