The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rugby 16.67% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £345 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £316
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £25.80
% change year-on-year
-4.08% -5.02%
VB
Warwickshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Rugby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rugby 25.00% 41.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £345 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Rugby

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Rugby

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Rugby

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Rugby

VB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Rugby region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) LotusScript
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus