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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 72 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing VBScript 15 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.20% 1.35% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 3.40% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £258 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.80 £33.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.48% -4.92%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
473 500 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.72% 39.59% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 241 253
Average daily rate £325 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £202 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 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 £22.50 £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 1 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 - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (91.30%) VB
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) IIS
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) COM+
3 12 (52.17%) XML
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (52.17%) VB6
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (47.83%) DTS
4 11 (47.83%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) C#
6 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
7 8 (34.78%) CRM
7 8 (34.78%) Documentum
7 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
8 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
9 5 (21.74%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (21.74%) BMC
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
9 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
9 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (21.74%) Capacity Management
9 5 (21.74%) SCSM
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 7

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (52.17%) IIS
2 8 (34.78%) Documentum
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (47.83%) DTS
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) MSI
3 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Packager
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) MSI Packager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
1 12 (52.17%) COM+
1 12 (52.17%) XML
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
2 5 (21.74%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) VB
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) VB6
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) C#
5 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
6 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.70%) XenApp
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (21.74%) SCSM
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) BMC
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Toshiba
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
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