The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Programmer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a VB Programmer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £298 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VB Programmer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3049 2837 2314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.79% 92.44% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1920 1689 1397
Average daily rate £375 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 167 168
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.73% +7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

VB Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VB Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VB Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VB Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VB Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VB Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VB Programmer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited VB Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio

VB Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited VB Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft