Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 July 2017 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 > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 131 115
Rank change year-on-year -3 -16 +2
Contract jobs citing VBScript 5 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.20% 0.46% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 1.09% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 20
Surrey median daily rate £413 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +23.64% +52.78%
10th Percentile £340 £363 £263
90th Percentile £446 £438 £460
South East median daily rate £340 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -9.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Surrey median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.57% - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% -48.89% +16.13%

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1088 1103 1058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 42.70% 42.31% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 782 665
Surrey median daily rate £425 £434 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +15.73% +4.17%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £270
90th Percentile £544 £563 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 65 30
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.61% -3.24%
10th Percentile £24.23 £21.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £52.19
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Surrey

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBScript in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Surrey

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Surrey

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Leatherhead - 2 £375 -
Camberley +12 1 £450 +5.88%
Staines - 1 - -
VBScript
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Flash

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) TestNG
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Packet Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec