The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 1.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +5.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.88%
VB
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 34.15% 28.72% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 7
Median daily rate £400 £454 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +27.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead