The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hemel Hempstead 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - - 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £317
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £31.75 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-20.47% -1.09%
Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 30.14% 48.15% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 10
Average daily rate £360 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £405 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing VB also 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 that cited VB.

1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing VB also 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 that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM