The first table below looks at the demand for the VB Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 1 August 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 Halifax 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Basic Developer
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
157 164 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 93.45% 91.62% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 110 165
Average daily rate £425 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £24.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VB Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

VB Developer Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

VB Developer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft