The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had VB Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visual Basic Developer
London / City of London
Rank 155 150 191
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +41
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.094% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.098% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £200 £438 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +52.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £343 £310
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2819 3054 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2413 3800
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured VB Developer in the job title.

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VB Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VB Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VB Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VB Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, VB Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) PACS
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (33.33%) HL7
3 1 (33.33%) DICOM
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems

VB Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DICOM
1 1 (33.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago