The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.52% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -33.33%
VB
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 36.96% 25.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 6
Average daily rate £343 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £375 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Insight Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Planning Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) SAP