The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / East of England
Rank - 117 112
Contract jobs citing VB 0 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.25% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.76% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +28.88%

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
765 791 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.15% 33.52% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 459 505
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 68 72
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VB
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 across the East of England region.

VB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VB
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 across the East of England region.

VB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Redmine
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
6 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Essbase
6 1 (9.09%) PLM
6 1 (9.09%) PTC
6 1 (9.09%) Windchill
6 1 (9.09%) Teamcenter
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Siemens
6 1 (9.09%) Middleware
6 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Essbase
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
2 2 (18.18%) Redmine
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Access Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) SPServices
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) API Development
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) PLM
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) COBOL
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) PTC
2 1 (9.09%) Siemens
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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