The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 21 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VB 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 1.15% - 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.06 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+79.46% -27.05%
VB
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 52.87% 31.48% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 4
Average daily rate £385 £298 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £233 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £313 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

VB
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

VB Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

VB
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

VB Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

VB
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP