The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.49% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £29.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+81.35% +31.11%

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

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 34.33% 26.95% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 60 42
Median daily rate £350 £475 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £35.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware GSX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) MOM
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware GSX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) MOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle