The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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)
Rank 82 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing VB 7 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 1.49% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 3.37% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 15
Median daily rate £344 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
576 623 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.03% 44.18% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 432 352
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £35.00
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 Leeds

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VB
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

VB Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (66.67%) VBA
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) ADO
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) ActiveX
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Access
2 5 (55.56%) DAO
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (55.56%) Database Theory
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Tandem
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (11.11%) Netezza
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) OLAP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) OLAP
2 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Business Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ActiveX
1 5 (55.56%) ADO
1 5 (55.56%) DAO
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Database Theory
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) VBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Netezza
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