The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 0.49% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
VB
Warwickshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 19.02% 21.43% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 16
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Warwick region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle