Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 23 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)
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 21 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing VB 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 0.77% 3.42% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 5.56% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Docklands, London median daily rate £490 £240 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.17% -34.69% +14.84%
East London median daily rate £275 £240 £400
% change year-on-year +14.58% -40.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
East London median hourly rate - - £17.40

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 51 72 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 39.23% 61.54% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 77
Docklands, London median daily rate £550 £525 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.45% +8.95%
10th Percentile £409 £342 £281
90th Percentile £698 £716 £675
East London median daily rate £515 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +14.44% -5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Docklands, London median hourly rate - £54.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.61% -
East London median hourly rate £20.60 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -48.50% +100.00% -31.03%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Docklands, London

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Docklands, London

VB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VB in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Database Architect
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE Architect
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE Software Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase