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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 85 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing VB 24 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.34% 1.14% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 3.75% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 7
Median daily rate £375 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £322 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
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 Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
594 586 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.07% 30.39% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 369 436
Median daily rate £375 £343 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -6.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 35
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £31.73 £26.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.55 £50.00 £40.00
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 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Andover - 3 £425 - 2
Basingstoke +10 2 - -
Havant - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Southampton +7 1 £320 +8.47% 2
Farnborough - 1 £275 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) Windows
4 18 (56.25%) .NET
4 18 (56.25%) Oracle
5 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
6 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
7 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
8 9 (28.13%) SDLC
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.88%) IIS
10 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.75%) Web Services
11 6 (18.75%) XML
12 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
12 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
12 5 (15.63%) VBScript
12 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
12 5 (15.63%) Release Management
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (12.50%) OWASP
13 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
13 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) IaaS
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.13%) MS Access
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Moq
3 4 (12.50%) MSTest
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (12.50%) webpack
4 3 (9.38%) NuGet
4 3 (9.38%) Selenium
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Software Developer
4 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
5 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior PMO
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) PMO Manager
7 2 (6.25%) PMO Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.50%) Ajax
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (12.50%) OAuth2
4 4 (12.50%) OpenID
4 4 (12.50%) React
4 4 (12.50%) Redux
4 4 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) Classic ASP
5 3 (9.38%) XML-RPC
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (3.13%) COM
7 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 2 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) SDLC
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Release Management
4 4 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (12.50%) Full Text Search
4 4 (12.50%) Kanban
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) OWASP
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Information Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) C#
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.63%) VBScript
6 4 (12.50%) ES6
6 4 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) TypeScript
7 3 (9.38%) F#
8 2 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) Perl
8 2 (6.25%) PHP
8 2 (6.25%) VBA
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Infoflex
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago