The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.65% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £26.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +1.96%
VB
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.07% 30.52% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 37
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft