The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 73 82 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing VB 18 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 0.89% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 2.41% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -26.47%
VB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
530 540 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.23% 37.06% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 347 194
Average daily rate £375 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £59.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VB
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VB Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VB
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Camberley -5 6 £400 +6.66% 2
Epsom - 1 £325 -
Guildford - 1 £275 -
Leatherhead - 1 £375 - 5
Redhill - 1 £400 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) VBScript
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) C#
6 12 (41.38%) VMware
6 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (37.93%) Migration
7 11 (37.93%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
7 11 (37.93%) DNS
7 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (37.93%) NetApp
8 9 (31.03%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
8 9 (31.03%) XML
8 9 (31.03%) VB6
9 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
9 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
9 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
10 7 (24.14%) CRM
11 6 (20.69%) SAN
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) TPMS
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) NAS
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) LDAP
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) DTS
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.45%) MS Access
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) ClearCase
2 4 (13.79%) ClearQuest
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Military
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (24.14%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) CRM Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Test Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
2 9 (31.03%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) COM+
4 5 (17.24%) Application Packaging
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.45%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) WF
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.45%) WinForms
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Migration
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 7 (24.14%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Logistics
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) VBScript
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) VB6
5 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
5 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) Java
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) VBA
7 2 (6.90%) C
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CCNA
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCAD
2 4 (13.79%) MCSD
2 4 (13.79%) MCDBA
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) WSUS
2 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.45%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (3.45%) SCSM
4 1 (3.45%) Nessus
4 1 (3.45%) Nmap
4 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) NetApp
4 6 (20.69%) EMC
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) 3Com
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago