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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 75 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing VBScript 15 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.17% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 1.67% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.33% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £455 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £31.56 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +32.86%
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
516 478 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 40.34% 37.29% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 261 220
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 48
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.30 £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 August 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
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 27 August 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 - 1 £475 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (83.33%) VB
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) XML
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
4 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (50.00%) DTS
5 12 (50.00%) COM+
5 12 (50.00%) IIS
5 12 (50.00%) Java
5 12 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (50.00%) VB6
6 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 8 (33.33%) Documentum
8 8 (33.33%) CRM
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) BMC
10 6 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
10 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (50.00%) DTS
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) MSI
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.50%) Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Packager
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) XML
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) COM+
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
6 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) DHTML
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) CRM
2 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.17%) Database Security
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) VB
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) VB6
4 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
5 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 6 (25.00%) SCSM
2 3 (12.50%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) BMC
2 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) Toshiba
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix