The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 13 18
Contract jobs citing VB 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 4.29% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 12.50% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+18.08% +34.72%
VB
Dorset

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

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 32.35% 34.29% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 15
Median daily rate £400 £438 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth