The first table below looks at the demand for the VB Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 137 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 8 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£413 - £188
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £198
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2812 2248 2861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.74% 93.94% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1656 1144 1419
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 230 366
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
VB Developer
England

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VB Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VB Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VB Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VB Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VB Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VB Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VB Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 2 £250 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
VB Developer
England

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (86.96%) VB6
3 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 18 (78.26%) XML
4 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
4 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) HTML
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
6 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
7 11 (47.83%) Ingres
7 11 (47.83%) VBA
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (39.13%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (34.78%) VBScript
10 7 (30.43%) OO
10 7 (30.43%) QA
11 6 (26.09%) JIRA
11 6 (26.09%) OOP
11 6 (26.09%) IIS
11 6 (26.09%) XSL
11 6 (26.09%) XSLT
12 5 (21.74%) DTS
13 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (13.04%) Migration
14 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
14 3 (13.04%) .NET

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) Ingres
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (21.74%) DTS
4 2 (8.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) XML
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) XSL
3 6 (26.09%) XSLT
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) COM+
5 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
1 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (86.96%) VB6
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 11 (47.83%) VBA
5 8 (34.78%) VBScript
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) EMC