Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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)
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 42 51
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing VB 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.50% 0.64% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 2.22% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Bradford median daily rate £320 - £275
10th Percentile £310 - £225
90th Percentile £330 - £298
West Yorkshire median daily rate £345 £277 £390
% change year-on-year +24.39% -28.89% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bradford median hourly rate - - £9.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 - £9.50

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 Bradford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 42 90 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 21.11% 28.94% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 118
Bradford median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £329 £215 £263
90th Percentile £595 £450 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Bradford median hourly rate - - £27.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Bradford

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Bradford

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Bradford

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 Bradford region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft