The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing VB 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.01% 0.94% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 2.30% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £225 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £34.78 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.80% +26.45%
VB
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 87 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 20.20% 41.04% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 57 30
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
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 Bradford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VB 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 Bradford region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Genesys
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) D3.js
1 1 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Genesys
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware