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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 8 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing VB 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.45% 6.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.13% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+84.48% +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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 52.27% 31.25% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 18
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing VB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VB.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) VB6
2 12 (92.31%) VB.NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SDLC
3 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (76.92%) Release Management
5 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
6 8 (61.54%) WinForms
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) RESTful
8 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
9 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (7.69%) C#
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) WinForms
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) SDLC
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Release Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VB6
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) VB.NET
3 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft