The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.61% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -33.82%
VB
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 32.93% 32.81% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 5
Average daily rate £370 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -8.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

VB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ASP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VB6 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM