The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing VB 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.59% 1.24% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 3.47% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £275 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.61%
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 £53.00 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+82.75% -4.91%

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 144 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 46.15% 35.73% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 76 70
Median daily rate £365 £300 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £32.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -53.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VB.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) MS Access
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Access Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Access VBA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Excel Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle