The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 101 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing VB 10 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 1.71% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 4.63% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 16
Median daily rate £425 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £435 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £34.78 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.80% +14.01%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
547 800 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.20% 36.87% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 466 426
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 53 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +29.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.56 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VB
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

VB Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VB
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +4 2 £425 +38.21%
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Gosport +17 1 £338 -4.92%
Havant - 1 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 45 (81.82%) SQL
2 37 (67.27%) SQL Server
3 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
4 35 (63.64%) Oracle
5 34 (61.82%) C#
6 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 31 (56.36%) .NET
8 29 (52.73%) Visual Studio
9 27 (49.09%) Security Cleared
10 24 (43.64%) jQuery
11 23 (41.82%) Windows
11 23 (41.82%) IIS
12 22 (40.00%) T-SQL
13 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
14 19 (34.55%) CSS
14 19 (34.55%) HTML
14 19 (34.55%) Web Development
14 19 (34.55%) SC Cleared
15 17 (30.91%) VB6
15 17 (30.91%) XML
16 15 (27.27%) Web Services
16 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
17 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (25.45%) MVC
18 13 (23.64%) Classic ASP
18 13 (23.64%) PL/SQL
18 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
18 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (23.64%) SDLC
19 12 (21.82%) Relational Database

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 23 (41.82%) IIS
2 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) DNS
1 8 (14.55%) Kerberos
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (67.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
3 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.27%) MS Access
6 4 (7.27%) MySQL
7 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.36%) NUnit
2 9 (16.36%) Selenium
2 9 (16.36%) SpecFlow
3 8 (14.55%) MSI
3 8 (14.55%) WiX
4 6 (10.91%) Subversion
5 4 (7.27%) HP UFT
5 4 (7.27%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.45%) Babel
6 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.45%) webpack
7 2 (3.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (3.64%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Military
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.36%) ASP Developer
3 9 (16.36%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Developer
5 7 (12.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Classic ASP Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
6 5 (9.09%) VB Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.27%) SSAS Developer
7 4 (7.27%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Build Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.45%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) .NET
2 24 (43.64%) jQuery
3 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
4 19 (34.55%) CSS
4 19 (34.55%) HTML
5 17 (30.91%) XML
6 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 15 (27.27%) Web Services
7 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (23.64%) Classic ASP
8 12 (21.82%) CSS3
8 12 (21.82%) DCOM
8 12 (21.82%) HTML5
9 11 (20.00%) Ajax
9 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (20.00%) WCF
10 10 (18.18%) Breeze.js
10 10 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (18.18%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Web Development
2 14 (25.45%) MVC
3 13 (23.64%) SDLC
4 11 (20.00%) Scrum
4 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.18%) Change Control
5 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.18%) Kanban
5 10 (18.18%) TDD
6 9 (16.36%) Full Text Search
6 9 (16.36%) ITIL
7 6 (10.91%) Service Design
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) CRM
9 4 (7.27%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Open Source
10 3 (5.45%) System Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) SQL
2 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
3 34 (61.82%) C#
4 22 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 17 (30.91%) VB6
6 13 (23.64%) PL/SQL
7 11 (20.00%) TypeScript
8 10 (18.18%) VBA
9 8 (14.55%) Java
9 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
10 5 (9.09%) C++
10 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
11 4 (7.27%) PHP
11 4 (7.27%) VBScript
12 3 (5.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) Security Cleared
2 19 (34.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 4 (7.27%) CCNA
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.64%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) CCA
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (5.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Oracle
2 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) DevExpress
4 7 (12.73%) BMC
4 7 (12.73%) Remedy
5 5 (9.09%) Arqiva
5 5 (9.09%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.82%) Borland
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix
8 1 (1.82%) ILOG
8 1 (1.82%) Juniper
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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