The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VB 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 6.90% 0.60% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.08% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.88%
VB
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 48.97% 34.73% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 19
Median daily rate £348 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Winchester region with a requirement for VB.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 14 (100.00%) VB6
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
3 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (85.71%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 12 (85.71%) IIS
3 12 (85.71%) DCOM
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) Web Development
3 12 (85.71%) jQuery
3 12 (85.71%) HTML5
3 12 (85.71%) CSS3
4 11 (78.57%) Change Control
5 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (50.00%) Kanban
5 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 5 (35.71%) Arqiva
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) XHTML
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 12 (85.71%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) ASP Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Classic ASP Developer
4 4 (28.57%) VB Developer
4 4 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Classic ASP
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) CSS3
2 12 (85.71%) DCOM
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) HTML5
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) COM
3 2 (14.29%) XHTML
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Web Development
2 11 (78.57%) Change Control
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) VB6
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
3 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (85.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Arqiva
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft