The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had VB Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visual Basic Developer
UK
Rank 575 585 578
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a VB Developer 19 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.085% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.089% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 26
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured VB Developer in the job title.

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB Developer within the UK.

VB Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VB Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VB Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VB Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VB Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB Developer within the UK.

VB Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VB Developer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 19 £375 +7.14% 14
London +32 16 £365 -11.51% 3
West Midlands +3 2 £450 +80.00% 2
City of London -3 2 £200 -54.28% 2
West Yorkshire +14 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
Leeds -1 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £380 -

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, VB Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (80.00%) VB6
3 29 (72.50%) .NET
4 23 (57.50%) VB.NET
5 20 (50.00%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
7 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
8 16 (40.00%) VBA
9 14 (35.00%) Migration
10 13 (32.50%) Windows
10 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
10 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (32.50%) Office 365
11 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
11 12 (30.00%) MS Access
11 12 (30.00%) Windows XP
12 11 (27.50%) C#
12 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (25.00%) Data Analysis
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (15.00%) Oracle
15 5 (12.50%) Finance
15 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
15 5 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (10.00%) TDD

VB Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (32.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) MS Access
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.50%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Rational Robot
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Front Office
3 2 (5.00%) Prime Brokerage
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.00%) WinForms
5 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.50%) COM
5 1 (2.50%) COM+
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) DCOM
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) ODBC
5 1 (2.50%) WPF
5 1 (2.50%) XHTML
5 1 (2.50%) XSD
5 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) Equities
1 2 (5.00%) SWIFT
1 2 (5.00%) Wiki
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Migration
3 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) SDLC
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.50%) Change Control
8 1 (2.50%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (2.50%) Kanban
8 1 (2.50%) Line Management
8 1 (2.50%) Prototyping
8 1 (2.50%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (80.00%) VB6
3 23 (57.50%) VB.NET
4 20 (50.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) VBA
6 11 (27.50%) C#
7 4 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (7.50%) C
9 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.00%) VBScript
10 1 (2.50%) C++
10 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) DICOM
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Perforce
3 3 (7.50%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Sybase
4 2 (5.00%) Ariba
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.50%) InterSystems
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