The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +74.47%
VB
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 52.00% 50.00% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Abingdon region citing VB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB across the Abingdon region.

VB Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB across the Abingdon region.

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon