Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 109 128
Rank change year-on-year -30 +19 -7
Contract jobs citing VBScript 2 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.073% 0.59% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 1.68% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 17
Surrey median daily rate - £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.81% +33.33%
South East median daily rate £400 £341 £375
% change year-on-year +17.22% -9.00% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.67 - -
South East median hourly rate £33.32 £16.50 £15.78
% change year-on-year +101.94% +4.60% -66.96%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,049 714 1,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.31% 35.35% 41.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 451 718
Surrey median daily rate £455 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% -1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £301
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 29
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31.50 £27.90 £30.65
90th Percentile £50.25 £48.75 £62.40
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +14.07%

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory