Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +48
Contract jobs citing VB 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.05% 0.77% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £306 £335 £345
% change year-on-year -8.58% -2.90% +6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +58.33% - -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 150 72 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 22.59% 18.46% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 103
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +0.69%
10th Percentile £266 £213 £225
90th Percentile £519 £456 £450
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £370 £365
% change year-on-year +6.76% +1.37% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +71.05% -49.33%
10th Percentile £21.87 £17.85 £14.27
90th Percentile £41.45 £34.75 £26.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Basingstoke

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VB in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Basingstoke

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
2 6 (85.71%) PMO
3 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (71.43%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Publishing
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) Motorola
4 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
4 4 (57.14%) Test Management
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (57.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) C

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Report Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
2 5 (71.43%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
3 4 (57.14%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Motorola