Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 August 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - - 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Devon median daily rate - - £138
South West median daily rate £250 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -37.50% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Devon median hourly rate - - £13.00
South West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% +207.69% -38.10%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 185 277 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 39.45% 44.39% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 162 115
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% -4.90%
10th Percentile £263 £296 £202
90th Percentile £488 £499 £463
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.21% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 25
Devon median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -19.54% +41.46%
10th Percentile £38.10 £31.38 £31.95
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +3.57% +10.89%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Devon

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Devon

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Devon