Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 167 155
Rank change year-on-year +68 -12 -16
Contract jobs citing VBScript 8 13 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.50% 0.35% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 0.82% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Median daily rate £419 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +50.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £297 £320 £188
90th Percentile £524 £438 £465
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £358
% change year-on-year +1.25% +11.89% +5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +93.33%

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 508 1,586 1,421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 31.67% 43.02% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 983 845
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £306
90th Percentile £578 £575 £545
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 84 63
Median hourly rate £39.77 £50.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.46% +20.48% -3.49%
10th Percentile £24.15 £28.26 £19.45
90th Percentile £56.13 £60.00 £52.00
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -7.45% +10.59% -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Hampshire

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VBScript in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for VBScript in Hampshire

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VBScript in Hampshire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VBScript in Hampshire

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VBScript in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for VBScript in Hampshire

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 2 £250 -
Southampton +14 1 £413 +20.00% 1
Hook +14 1 £425 -
Winchester - 1 £541 -
VBScript
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Lotus
4 4 (50.00%) Terminal Server
4 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (50.00%) ClearQuest
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (50.00%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) McAfee
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) WSUS
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (50.00%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (50.00%) WSUS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Lotus
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) IBM