The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe - - 15.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £325
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
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
0 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe - 41.86% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 11
Median daily rate - £325 £325
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 Crewe

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Crewe