The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 44 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £285 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
VB Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 268 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.58% 96.75% 96.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 171 123
Average daily rate £288 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £81 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 42
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £24.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB Developer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VB Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VB Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VB Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
Leicestershire
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