Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 22 October 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)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -22 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing VB 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.59% 2.91% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 5.52% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate - £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -18.37%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate - £275 £250
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -18.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 245 145 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 72.27% 52.73% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 112 91
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £393 £382 £313
90th Percentile £600 £650 £610
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Canary Wharf

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) CyberArk
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CyberArk