The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 1.82% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.20% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +64.50%
VB
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 40.00% 23.40% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Median daily rate £375 £250 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £165 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £323 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

VB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) DCOM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) DCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP