The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 52 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.83% 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £228 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
VB Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
572 439 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.49% 97.34% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 242 194
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 37 43
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VB Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VB Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VB Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 2 £263 -
VB Developer
South East

VB Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB6
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) ActiveX
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (25.00%) OCX
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (12.50%) ODBC

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ActiveX
3 2 (25.00%) OCX
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB6
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle