The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 0.76% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -2.85%
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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 Staines region.

Programming Languages Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 15.91% 32.80% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 6
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Staines

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

VB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft