Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 17 January 2018 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)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath - 0.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Bath median daily rate - £263 -
Somerset median daily rate - £246 £403
% change year-on-year - -38.82% +21.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

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 Bath with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 100 68 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 48.54% 37.36% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 36 47
Bath median daily rate £388 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £236 £259 £236
90th Percentile £504 £444 £503
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £356
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.75% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Bath median hourly rate £43.25 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.89% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £41.43 £27.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £44.88 £47.50 £37.50
Somerset median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% -8.57% +20.19%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Bath

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Bath

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Bath