The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 61 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing VB 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.78% 0.63% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 1.96% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £363 £300 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -10.11%
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 £45.00 £37.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +86.93%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 153 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 46.12% 31.94% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 113 76
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VB
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -11 4 £363 +34.25% 2
VB
East Midlands

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
2 3 (33.33%) VB6
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) QlikView
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) QlikView
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (33.33%) VB6