The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 21 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.93% - 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% - 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -19.35%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 31.48% 45.45% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 27
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

VB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing VB also 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 that cited VB.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing VB also 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 that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle